Thursday, July 18, 2024

The Long Beach International Karate Championships 2024


We going home in 2024 to the home of Mr. Parker. Pasadena Ca here we come to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of  “The International Karate Championships” 

The date and locations are set August 30, 31, September 1, 2024. 

The Location is the Pasadena City Convention Center




Featuring the


International Karate Championships



America’s International Kenpo Championships


Martial Arts comes home to Pasadena California USA

Host Hotel : The Dena hotel Pasadena CA

Book directly for a rate of $219   Book Now

2nd Hotel The Westin Pasadena

Book directly for a rate of $179  Book Now  

Book Your rooms soon as well sell out every year!! We Have 2 hotels this year with discounted room blocks to handle all the attendees.

Event Competition Registration Opens November 5th, 2023

Register Here for all your competitions

   2024 is moving forward into the Future

Come join us for the next generation in martial arts events and competition. We have a long history of being the best Tournament in the world. Its is our goal to continue to improve, innovate and Initiate Change so we can bring the BEST event for Martial Artist of all styles to enjoy and be involved with. You heard all the comments last year how we ran an event with no paper. even at the door was done via Kiosk registration. We are the only Martial arts event to do so. Steve Cooper has created the most comprehensive registration and operating tournament system there is. Since 2003 he has continued to improve, break barriers and move Martial Arts competition forward into the new world of technologies and advancements in management.  Imitated by some , duplicated by none as only one that has put the work in to get the results so enjoy and deserve.

Download your complete schedule of events HERE

Saturday August 31 will be the date or our Hall of Fame Banquet. This is a black tie affair, Inducting only the best of the best in martial arts. Purchase Hall of Fame Banquet Dinner and event Passes early as we have sold out the banquet each year.

Reserve your seat Now

Supported by The International Kenpo Brotherhood who we be assisting in the running the America’s International Kenpo Championships  Accompanied by invited Senior Kenpo Guest’s. This year’s Kenpo Tournament directed is Rich Hale, who brings volumes of experience in planning, implementation along with quality execution of events. We are proud to have him at the helm of the kenpo Compitition portion of the 60th Anniversary’s event. Make those travel plans to get here, register to compete, purchase your Hall of Fame dinner seat. And enjoy a weekend like no other. Don’t miss out on being a part Martial Arts and Kenpo history.   

We will announce the special “Home Coming Camp” Instructors and time line once everyone has confirmed their participation and a time schedule has bee worked out.                 


We will be adding a National Martial Arts Collegiate Team Competition . more about this as we set everything in motion along with many more thrilling announcements to come so check back often.

SKL Rules will be used through out the event

Download Rules  HERE     For Sport Karate SKL World tour

                   Rules   HERE     For America’s Kenpo Championships

Down Load the Flyer HERE

Ring Assignments available June 1, 2024 

Look for us to bring forward new types of competition formats to challenge your mind and body. Please keep checking back with us as will will be posting information as it becomes available. 

That you ALL, We appreciate your patience as we move forward building this event. 

For more information and to have your questions answered Please email and we will get you those answers as quick as we can.