On behalf of all the staff, officials, volunteers, competitors, and Associate Director Charles Ruth I’d like to thank you for attending EMAC’s Kentucky State Championship on November 4 at Good Shepherd School in Frankfort, KY. It was another excellent event. Competitors came from all over Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, Indiana, Chicago, Florida, and more. The Kentucky State Championship was sanctioned by the PKC. Big congrats to our 4 Grand Champion Jacket winners!

To kick off 2018 is the Richmond Championship Open Regional Martial Arts Tournament on Saturday, February 3 back in Richmond, KY. This event will be PKC Double National Points, RSKC Rated, and Disney Elite World qualifier. There will be participation medals for all and some new cool things added. Plus Most Supportive School Award, the all new respect award, and the Champions Cup to the academy that wins the most gold medals.

The 2018 tournament dates are out on the website. They are: February 3, May 5, September 15, and November 3. See you in Richmond on February 3!

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Master Will Schneider