Dojo Karate

Tournament of Champions | All-American Karate Cup

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Tournament of Champions All-American Karate Cup - Dojo Karate

In March, we hosted our very own Tournament of Champions All-American Karate Cup – a premier national open competition karate tournament. The competition brings together the best youth and adults forms, sparring and self-defense competitors from schools around the Minnesota and Wisconsin area.

For Dojo Karate, participants training for this tournament were enrolled in our regular classes, tournament training, and tournament classes.


Divisions of the All-American Karate Cup include:

  • Under black belt – traditional empty hand, creative empty hand, traditional weapon, creative weapon, musical.
  • Sparring black belt – traditional empty hand, creative empty hand, traditional weapon, creative weapon, musical.
  • Sparring team.
  • Beginner or advanced Mega team.
  • Preschool.

We had over 700 competitors this year, including the Dojo school!


The outstanding youth competitors received cup trophies, while the adult competitors received matted rings and gold, silver, or bronze medals. The coveted Karate Cups were awarded to all Grand Champions. The Grand Champion competition included winning multiple round-robin sparring events. Under black belt Grand Champions competed in three traditional events as well as competing in multiple round-robin sparring events.

Special Thank Yous

We would like to thank everyone who helped make the weekend a success. The students endured many hours of classes and worked diligently toward their goals. We thank their parents for driving them to their classes and supporting them along the way. And last, but not least, we are thankful for the wonderful volunteers who donated their time during the tournament.

Contact us to learn more about Dojo Karate.


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