Hunter College Sportsplex, The City University of New York New York, NY
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ALL AMERICAN OPEN KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
ADVANCE TICKETING ADVISORY!! Advance Purchase GENERAL ADMISSION (Unreserved Bleacher Seating) Tickets available here on Brown Paper Tickets by WILL-CALL ONLY till June 20, 2014 at 9:00AM. *Otherwise contact KKNY for telephone/email advance purchase till 6.20.14/3:00PM EST. Advance Purchase VIP & Ringside-Reserved (1st, 2nd, 3rd Rows Pre-Assigned Floor Seats) LIMITED AVAILABILITY & via KKNY ONLY till 6.20.14/3:00PM EST: (212) 947-3334 or EMAIL: email@example.com
*After 6.20.14/3:00PM EST: ALL Remaining Tickets will only be sold at HUNTER COLLEGE. Reception Open from 9:30am on SATURDAY, JUNE 21*
On Saturday, June 21st, the International Karate Organization (I.K.O.) Kyokushinkaikan will host the ALL AMERICAN OPEN International Karate Championships at Hunter College Sportsplex in Manhattan.
NO pads! NO gloves! -Just pure, unadulterated, full-contact, KNOCKDOWN KARATE FIGHTING at its finest, LIVE!
Nearly 100 competitors are scheduled to compete in KATA (classic Japanese karate forms) & KUMITE (knockdown karate fighting) in Juniors, Seniors, Women's & Men's Divisions. In addition, inspiring children's karate demonstrations & dramatic board-breaking exhibitions will round out the Main Event festivities.
In the Men's Division, renowned KYOKUSHIN fighters from all over the world will fight for the title: "The Spanish Eagle" World Heavyweight Champion, Alejandro Navarro; the "French Connection" European Super Heavyweight Champion, Djemar Belkhoudja; the "Siberian Wolf" and All Japan Super Heavyweight Champion, Darmen Sadvokasov, and local favorite, the "NY Giant" US Super Heavyweight Champion Daniel Milicevic - all poised to upset the current 4x Defending All American Open Champion, "Iron Man" ZAHARI DAMYANOV.
With the up and coming young rookies from all over the world entering for a chance at an invite to the I.K.O. Kyokushinkaikan World Open Karate Tournament in Tokyo next year, competition is fierce, and they got nothin' to lose ~who will rule in NYC today?!
#Kyokushin Power, Impact and Spirit. All will unfold on the mat on 6.21.14 One Day Only. Be a Part of the Action! LIVE!!
*TICKETS are good for the entire Championship day, from the preliminary elimination rounds in the morning, through to the evening's MAIN EVENT, including Demonstrations, Finals & Awards Ceremony. Come for 1 or 2 events, or for the entire day! Re-entry permitted with hand-stamp and ticket stub. *BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW Price$ Increased at the DOOR & subject to availability... TICKET HOLDERS! Enter your stub at the Kyokushin merchandise booth at Hunter College for RAFFLE PRIZES! Over $500 worth of goods will be given away to the lucky ticket holders!
*Event Schedule* subject to change... Prelims: 10:00am Intermission: 2-3pm (approximate) MAIN EVENT: 3:00PM - 7:00PM
*A brief intermission will occur between the prelims' conclusion & the start of the Main Event (approx 2-3pm). During that time, all spectators must exit the Arena.
Hunter College Sportsplex, The City University of New York
68th Street & Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10065