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New Zealand Shihans’ National Seido Karate Tournament

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On behalf of Jun Shihan Ben Otang, and the New Zealand Jun Shihans, I invite you and your students to attend the first Jun Shihans’ National Seido Karate Tournament.


Competitors and supporters are all welcome at the tournament, and the other events over the weekend  – including general classes with Nidaime and a Sayonara Party.

The tournament will take place in Wellington, New Zealand, on 22 June 2013. Competition for juniors (up to 15 years of age) includes kata, points kumite and randoori tag; competition for adults includes kata, points and semi-contact kumite, and for dan grades only, weapons kata. All dan grade finals will take place during the Showcase Event in the evening of 22 June.


Registrations open at Easter 2013 and close on 7 June. You are encouraged to register and pay online for entry fees and the Sayonara Party; dojo wishing to make a single group payment should contact us at tournament@kaizenacademy.co.nz

Our tournament website http://tournament.seidowellington.co.nz/ has full details:

·      Registration forms and payment (available from Easter)

·      Rules (available now)

·      Accommodation special deals (available now)

·      Draft programme (regularly updated)

·      Registration details (available now)

·      Merchandise (ordering available from Easter)

·      Information about venue and Wellington (available now)


Do check this site regularly for updates and tournament news.

The tournament is organised by the Kaizen Academy on behalf of the NZ Shihans. All tournament enquiries should be directed to tournament@kaizenacademy.co.nz



Avis Macadam

Tournament Director


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    Upstairs Studio (next to Laughalots Play Land)
    499 Hutt Road
    Lower Hutt
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