Just a reminder that our students have been invited to participate in the Satori-Ryu Budo Fall Invitational Kata Tournament this Saturday, October 27.
England Sensei, the organizer of this event, has provided an advisory with his thoughts on the potential benefits for participating. Please follow this link to download and read his advisory: Competition Advisory
We also have a guide to Pattern/Kata performance and scoring. Please follow this link to download and read: Kata Competition Performance and Scoring Guidelines
This will be a fairly small event, limited to students from a few carefully selected schools. Competition will be available for students ages 6 and older. There will be divisions based on both age and experience for beginners, intermediate, and advanced level students as appropriate.
The tournament will take place at the Beaver Ridge Masonic Lodge #366, 7429 Oak Ridge Highway, Knoxville, TN 37931. Competition will begin at 10:00am, and will continue until early afternoon. Spectators are welcome to attend.
Participation as a competitor at this event will count for 3 Class Credits. Attendance as a spectator will count for 2 Class Credits.
Please follow this link to download your information flyer: Satori-ryu Budo Fall Invitational Kata Tournament Info.
Please follow this link to download your registration form: Fall Invitational Kata Tournament Registration.