Calendar of Events
- Fri03Aug2007Sun05Aug2007Houston, Texas
With the success of the U.S. National Martial Arts Tournament in September, 2006, I am proud to announce that we will host the Houston International Martial Arts Championships which will be held on August 3 – 5, 2007. We will offer martial arts athletes the opportunity to participate inover 50 separate events, ranging from beginner to advanced experience levels and divisions from Junior Kids starting at 6 years of age to Adult Senior Taiji Executives ages 60 and above. Besides Chinese martial arts, we will have separate competition divisions in Taekwondo and Karate forms, weapons and point sparring. We will also have visiting teams from China and Japan to compete in the Houston International Martial Arts Championships.
In order to promote the quality of international martial arts throughout the competing community, nationally and worldwide, I will offer Grand Champion Cash Prizes in the following divisions Adult Advanced Internal, Adult Advanced External, Junior Advanced Internal, Junior Advanced External, Adult Black Belt Tae kwon do, Adult Black Belt Karate and Sanshou . Please see our website www.himachampionships.com for the Grand Championships qualification rules and cash prizes ranging from $300 00- $500.00.
The 2007 Houston International Martial Arts Championships will be held in the Stafford Centre, conveniently located in southwest Houston. The Comfort Suites will be the host hotel for our out of town competitors and judges. Grandmasters and Master’s seminars will also be held at the Comfort Suites and the Stafford Centre August 3 and 5. We will also feature a Martial Arts Vendors Festival to service our competitors’ families, friends and guest. I want to make you have a wonderful and memorable experience at our Championships.
In the spirit of promoting goodwill and unity among the international martial arts community, we hope you will join us at the Houston International Martial Arts Championships. I look forward toseeing you soon.
Cheng Jin Cai
President, USA Chen Tai Chi Federation
Founder, International Chen Style Tai Chi Development Center
19th Generation Grandmaster of Chen Style Taijiquan
- Fri25Jul2008Marriott Hunt Valley Inn in Hunt Valley, Maryland
- Sat02Aug2008Sun03Aug200810:00 amCPAA Arts Center, 6148 Bollinger Road, San Jose, California 95129
www.shuai-chiao.org for more info
Registration Deadline: June 30th, 2008
Contact: Jan-yu Weng
Entire Seminar and Tournament Special Package only $100 per person.
10am - Shuai-chiao, Ch'ang Style Tai-chi, and Chiao Chuan #1 Tournament | $60
2-3pm - Ch'ang Style Tai-chi feedback from Dr. Daniel Weng (short and long form) | $20
11am-12:30pm - Dr. Daniel Weng's practical self-defense applications of Hsing-I | $30
5:30 - 7:30pm - Open training and sparring session with highly experienced local black belts. | $20, free with tournament entree
United States Shuai-chiao Association
Cupertino Kung-fu Club
Dr. Weng's Cardio Tai-chi
World Journal Newspaper
City of San Jose, Capital of Silicon Valley
Sing Tao Daily Newspaper
Contact Dave Pickens
- Sat13Sep2008Yanitelli Recreational Life Center, 2641 Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07306
Yanitelli Recreational Life Center
2641 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Contact: Pedro C. Yee, email@example.com
Phone: (973) 772-8988
Notes: There should be Shuaijiao this year as claimed by their site and registration form.
- Sun26Oct2008Disney Sports Complex, Orlando, Florida
Phone: (415) 752-5551
Notes: There is a Shuaijiao division!!!
- Sat18Jul2009Sun19Jul2009Dallas, Texas
- Sat08Aug2009Houston, Texas
Has Shuai Chiao
- Fri22Jan2010Sun24Jan201012:00 pmSan Diego, California
Master Nick Scrima and Master Su Zifang will be co-hosting the Inaugural San Diego Chinese Martial Arts Championship at the splendid Town and Country Resort & Convention Center in the beautiful city of San Diego, California, over the weekend of January 22/24, 2010.
This Kung Fu tournament will be the official Kick-Off for the 2010 ICMAC Worldwide Circuit. We are excited to bring this event to all our friends and supporters, especially those on the West Coast. We encourage and welcome the participation of all Chinese martial arts enthusiasts.
The Town and Country Resort, with its 40,000 square feet of competition space, fine restaurants and shopping, and the nearby attractions of San Diego, make it a perfect venue for hosting this exciting event.
This championship provides an excellent opportunity for competitors to get an early start towards earning points for the ICMAC and Inside Kung-Fu Top 10 Rating and National Titles.
We look forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones in what is sure to fast become a premier Chinese martial arts competition.
Coaches, fire-up your team, San Diego 2010 will be a great tournament for your students to showcase their skills!
- Sat24Apr2010Cleveland, Ohio
It will be hosted on the campus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. We are excited to have the event in the Adelbert Gym, which has 14,000 square feet of floor space, as well as court-side and balcony spectator seating. Participants will enjoy the locker room space, the amenities of Case’s great campus, as well as convenient access to the tournament via hotel shuttle.
- Fri25Jun2010Sun27Jun201010:00 amPlano Convention Center, Dallas, Texas
The Annual Kung Fu Tournament in Dallas, Texas. Formerly known as Taiji Legacy.
It is with great pleasure to welcome you to the annual 2010 LEGENDS of Kung Fu World Martial Arts Championship & Taiji Legacy. This tournament aims to promote the major styles of traditional Kung Fu and Taiji and also to recognize those who have contributed greatly to the art.
Hosted by the USA Chin Woo Federation and sanctioned by the U.S. Traditional Kungfu Wushu Federation, the LEGENDS of Kung Fu & Taiji Legacy gathers all Chinese martial arts practitioners, officials, and instructors from around the world. We anticipate 900-1000 competitors participating in this tournament, and about 3000 spectators.
Competition events include external and internal categories, Grand Champion awards, Musical Group competition, Sanshou fights, and special Novice events. There will also be seminars/workshops taught by nationally & internationally recognized Masters and Grandmasters, as well as a Masters Demonstration that features Lion dance, Dragon dance, and performances by distinguished Masters.
Hosted in the beautiful city of Dallas, Texas, the LEGENDS of Kung Fu & Taiji Legacy will be held in the spacious Plano Convention Centre, conveniently located approximately 25 minutes from the DFW (Dallas-Fort Worth) International Airport and approximately 5 miles from the tournament hotels.
The beautifully landscaped PLANO CENTRE is a full-service, multi-purpose facility. Comfortably accommodating up to 5,000 people in 86,400 square feet, the Plano Centre has accomodated our events in the past and is our choice for hosting this grand event this year.
The Plano Centre is conveniently located near a variety of hotels and restaurants, shopping malls, the Plano Station, and historic downtown Plano with its antique shops and beautiful park settings. You will be only minutes away from the world famous Southfork Ranch and all Metroplex attractions.
We aim not only to make your visit to Dallas pleasant and memorable, but also to present you with an immensely challenging competition that you will enjoy. We hope to see y’all!
President, USA Chin Woo Federation
- Fri13Aug2010Sun15Aug2010North County Recreation Complex, 2577 Redman Road, St. Louis, Missouri 63136
There will be Shuaijiao at this event.
Contact Dave Pickens, National Chair for more info.
Phone: +1 512 244 7410
- Fri03Sep2010Tuscany Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada
The Annual ICMAC Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada
- Sat20Nov2010Windsor, Ontario
Bronze, silver and gold medals are awarded to the 3rd, 2nd and 1st place fighters, respectively. 4th place finishers receive a ribbon.
Trophies are to be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams.
The 3rd Annual Canadian Shuai-Chiao Kung Fu Championships will include competitors from schools teaching Shaui-Chiao Kung Fu as a complete system and those that simply teach some shuai-chiao techniques as a supplement to another kung fu system. Also welcome are practitioners of other martial styles. In particular, athletes/martial artists from Judo, Wrestling, Sambo, Aikido, Hapkido, Jiu-jitsu and other grappling systems should find this a simple transition from their usual set of rules.
Schools from the U.S. are, of course, welcome.
Costs: 20 bucks (darn cheap, eh?)
That's right Early Bird registration is $20
(Mailed or delivered by Oct. 20th, 2010)
(mailed or delivered by Nov.10th, 2010 -- Do not mail after Nov. 10th, please pay at the door)
Please make cheques or money orders payable to:
Ancient Spirit Temple Kung Fu Association
Door registration: $35
The Canadian Shuai-Chaio Kung Fu Championships is being held in conjunction with the
Great Lakes All Styles Martial Arts Tournament.
If you are entering the GLASMAT,
the Canadian Shuai-Chiao Championship fees are inclusive.
That is to say, you may enter the Shaui-Chiao competition at no additional charge.
More details will be presented soon.
NOVEMBER 20TH, 2010
ST. CLAIR COLLEGE
2000 Talbot Rd. W.
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Friday night 7pm - 9pm
Saturday morning 8am - 9am
(half pound allowance Saturday)
Weight and gender divisions:
120 lb.s or less (featherweight)
135 lb.s (lightweight)
150 lb.s (middleweight)
165 lb.s (super-middleweight)
180 lb.s (cruiserweight)
195 lb.s (light-heavyweight)
210 lb.s (heavyweight)
210+ (super-heavyweight )
If the numbers warrant the need for a 255+ division as done in the world championships this "monsterweight" division will be added.
Ideally, the women's divison will be the same as the men's. However, often the lesser number of participants in women's divisions warrants slight changes.
- Sat22Jan2011San Diego, California
- Sat09Apr2011Cleveland, Ohio
- Sat13Aug2011Las Vegas, Nevada
- Sat08Oct2011Washington, D.C.
- Sat08Oct2011Crockett Center, Austin, Texas
Phone: (512) 451-3083
Notes: There should be a Shuaijiao division as usual but there is not much more information on their site.
- Sat14Apr2012Cleveland, Ohio
- Sun22Jul2012Cupertino, California
- Sat02Mar2013Charlotte, North Carolina
- Fri22Mar20139:00 amYixing, China
- Sat27Apr20139am - 4pmCase Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Case Western Reserve University
Veale Center / Horsburgh Gymnasium
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Registration Form: (download here)
mail registration to: 6401 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44103
By phone: +1 216 431 4991
Entry Fee at Door (cash only) - $75
Early Registration before 4/20/2013 - $60
Additional Events - add $10
Spectator Fee - $10
Video Pass - $25
9801 Carnegie Hotel
Cleveland, OH 44106
For reservations call +1 216 707 4100
Rate $89 (Double Occupancy) until March 20, 2013
for special rate mention code: QQ1
Cab or shuttle is necessary to get to the CWRU Campus
Schedule of Events:
Early registration at Veale Multi Purpose Room - 5pm - 7pm
Weigh-in Shuai Chiao at Veale Multi Purpose Room - 6pm - 8pm
Walk in registration - 8am-9:30am
Weigh-in - 8am-9:30am
Officials Meeting - 9am
Opening Ceremony - 9:30am
Master's Demo - 9:45am
All events start at 10am
Sanctioned by the United States Shuai-Chiao Association
- Sun28Apr201310am - 12pmCase Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Son of Dr. Daniel Weng, Coach and Team Leader for Team USA this past Yixing, China trip. Jan-yu Weng will be hosting a 2 hour seminar covering many aspects of the Yixing tournament, training techniques, and theory for this annual event.
- Sun28Apr201310am - 12pmCase Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
Daniel started his martial arts career in 1979
Instructor of Golden Monkey Style, Six Harmonies Drunken Boxing & Southern Shaolin Temple Boxing under Dr. John Ng.
Instructor of BaguaZhang, XingyiQuan, Shuai Jiao & Iron Louhan Boxing under Master Wu Shuai Tian
Currently studying Ng Yiu Lineage Pak Mei under Sifu Simon Lui.
Currently studying Beijing Shuai Jiao & XingyiQuan under Sifu Zhang Yun.
Currently living and teaching private students in Pittsburgh, PA.
- Sat08Jun201310am - 7pmSportsDock World Class Sports Centre University of East London Docklands Campus University Way London E16 2RD
Facebook event page
Directions to SportsDock Sports Centre
The London International Shuai Jiao Open is scheduled to take place from 8 to 9 June 2013, at the SportsDock near Excel. So, if you have that competitive nature then why not participate in the most ancient form of throwing martial arts. All throwing arts are welcome to participate.
London Opens are a yearly feature within the martial arts calendar. Take your place in one of Europe's best tournaments!
Click the link below for more information on rules, regulations and registration:
London International Shuai Jiao Open - Tournament Pack
- Sat20Jul2013Sun21Jul20139:30 amSan Jose State University, California