Lamp Tournament - March 23 & 24, 2018

Our first tournament in our 2018 Championship Series is our Lamp Tournament on Friday, March 23 & Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Lincoln Park High School,
1701 Champaign Rd, Lincoln Park, MI. Get Directions

Registration fee is $45. Friday events are an additional $5 each and include Team Forms, Team Sparring, & Tandem Forms (Partner). Saturday events include Forms, Weapons, Breaking, & Sparring and are an additional $10 each. There is no additional cost for Little Ninja events (LN Forms, LN Sparring, LN Breaking, & LN Weapons) or for the Special Needs Division.

Spectators are $10 each. Spectators age 10 and under are free.

Anyone who would like to take photographs &/or videos at ring side during the tournament will need to purchase a Photo Pass.  Passes are $25 per person and there are a limited supply available. PLEASE NOTE: Each person who purchases a Photo Pass will also need to purchase a spectator ticket for entry into the tournament.

T-shirts purchased online during registration are only $15 for sizes up through Adult XL. Adult sizes 2XL through 3XL are $20 online.

Boards for board breaking must be purchased at the tournament. Prices are included below:

2 inch boards - $1 each
4 inch boards - $2 each
6 & 8 inch boards - $3 each
10 & 12 inch boards - $4 each

Friday's Schedule:
5:30 p.m. - Tandem Forms (Partner)
6:30 p.m. - Elite Black Belt Competition
7:30 p.m. - Team Forms & Team Sparring

Saturday's Schedule:
7:30 a.m. - Doors opens
7:45 a.m. - Judges Meeting
8:00 a.m. - Black Belts
9:15 a.m. - Red Belts & Little Ninjas
10:00 a.m. - Green Belts
10:45 a.m. - White through Orange Stripes

NOTE: Online registration closes on Friday, March 23rd at 9:00 p.m.


Hotel Accommodations

Hotel arrangements can be made through the Hampton Detroit/Southgate, 13555 Prechter Blvd, Southgate, MI 48195. Call 734-574-4000 to book your reservation and tell them you are with PKSA Karate.

World Tournament Team Selection

Congratulations World Team Candidates! After two tournaments and 1 tryout the below listed people are the finalists that have made it to the next selection round.

Kenneth Lewis
Marie Misener 
Lucas Herrera Sr.  Mariah Kovalchik
Sandy Stojkovski  Jeff Jackson
Brittany Petty  Michael Galli II
Madrid Nihart  Melody Russell
Mariah Gross  Abigail Szirmai
Brian Blaesing
Susan Hanson
Danielle Tuite   Kyler Kane
Tameko Watts
Kelly Shaver 
Sharie Rodriguez
Alex Weir 
Jibril Naeem  Suibhne O’Foighil
Joshua Nelson
Zeina Jaafar 
Alex Mazzonne 
Jennifer Zieger 
Robert O’Dell   
Andrew Hornyak
Ben Glatfelter    


Please stay tuned for when practices will begin. All practices are mandatory and will result in elimination for any unexcused absences. Thank you for your time and attention and we look forward to working with you.

All out of state candidates other than Greensburg, PA students will tryout at a later date.


Your World Team Coaches:
Master Richard Collins
Master John Prosch
Master Kyle Martin
Master Tom Davidson
Master Tonya Germain
Master Vito Angileri

Assistant Coaches:
Master Lisa Rasnick
Kyo Sa Marc Gerstenberger

National Demo Team Coaches:
Master Kyle Martin
Brenden Fraczek
Nate Seegert