2017 "All Star" Tournament
Dear Sifus, Masters and Coaches,
The 3rd Annual "All Star" Chinese Martial Arts Championship will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Pasadena Convention Center in the Grand Ballroom. With 26,000 square feet of carpeted space, we will have large rings and plenty of seating for our audience.
We have several incentives this year.
Register 10 or more students before the March 31 pre-registration deadline and receive a custom banner to use during the schools' march-in for the Opening Ceremony.
Most Supportive School Prizes:
- The Most Supportive School: $500 Prize and a beautiful cup to display
- 2nd Runner Up: $300 Prize and certificate
- 3rd Runner up: $200 Prize and certificate
Banner Ad on our website:
All schools that enter 10 or more students in the competition will receive a complimentary banner ad with the school link on this site, a $450 value
March 31st marks these important deadlines:
- Pre-Registration Deadline to receive discounted entry fee
- Registration to compete for Grand Champion
- Registration to Judge at the "All Star" Championship
We offer competition for all skill levels in the following categories:
- Traditional Kung Fu
- Contemporary Wushu
- Tai Chi
- Xing Yi
- Liu He Ba Fa
- Wing Chun
- Sport Sanda
Continuous Light Contact Sparring
- Push Hands
- Chi Sao
- Jian Shu (Sword Fencing)
- And much more...!
Masters Showcase & Grand Champion Awards Ceremony:
Come and join us for a dynamic Masters Showcase which will feature some of the most renowned figures in Chinese martial arts.
All Grand Champion winners will be recognized during intermission
Our official hotel is the Sheraton Pasadena adjacent to the Convention Center. Mention "Kung Fu Championship" when you make your reservation to secure our special $159 rate for single/double rooms.
There are other hotels near the Pasadena Convention Center such as: The Green Tree Pasadena 626-795-8401 - 0.4 miles from venue
There are lots of opportunities for sightseeing and an endless variety of restaurants to choose from. If you are coming from out of town and plan to stay a few extra days you won't be disappointed.
We look forward to another fantastic event and thank you for your support.
Nick Scrima, Tournament Promoter
2016 "All Star" Tournament Report
The "All Star" Chinese Martial Arts Championship held in Pasadena, California, on Saturday, April 30, 2016, was a resounding success and plans are already underway to bring the championship back next year.
Competitors came from the states of Colorado, Illinois, Arizona, New York, Nevada, California, and Texas, and as far away as India, China, Tajikistan and Ireland,
We want to recognize all of the Officials, Special Guests and Sifus who supported the event. They are listed here alphabetically: Bosco Baek, Andrew Bliss, Ron Brown, Tav Byerhoff, Sebastian Castellanos, Raymond Chan, James Chen, Sing-May Chen, Lonnly Ching, Thomas Ching, Eddie Chong, Ken Chow, Yung Chi Chung, Ronald Dillman, Kenneth Edwards, Jing Jing Evans, Kurtis Fujita, Ben Fuller, David Gowdy, Qichen Guo, Sam Guo, Hayk Harutyunyan, Xining He, Happy Hsu, Jianqiang Hu, Kenneth Hui, James Ibrao, Rick Jacobs, Michael Johnson, Robert Jones, Stanley Jue, Eric Kohatsu, Alex Kwok, Benson Lee, Jing Li, Lin Li, Ming Dong Li, Howard Lin, Jennifer Liu, Jimmy Liu, Xiaoling Liu, Junchang Lu, Chris Luth, Mary Melliza, Jonathan Miller, Guillermo Morris, Mike Nazlikian, Adrian Niu, Gregory Nunez, Juan Pacis, Cesar Pacol, Ron Phillips, Keerthi Prasad, Juan Carlos Proano, Manuel Rodriguez, Neil Rosiak, Roberto Sarjeant, Art Schonfeld, Mike Serritella, Solomon Smith, Meiling Su, Anguang Sun, Bill Sun, Joe Sun, Dong Thai, Ed Torres, Yamel Torres, Carl Totten, Rose Trenado, Jason Tsou, James Van, Alex Wang, Daniel Wang, Jinglin Wei, Michael Willson, Carrie Ogawa Wong, Raymond Wong, Derrick Wright, Xu Xiaoda, Tony Yang, Henry Yeh, Cheng-Chieh Yu, Liu Yu, Shi Yan Yuan, Shi Yan Yue.
Special thanks go out to Sifu Ken Hui's Northern Shaolim Kung Fu Association Lion Dance Team for the outstanding performance during the Opening Ceremonies and for the Masters Showcase.
Special thanks also go out to the following schools for providing volunteers:
Sifu Ed Torres - Five Family Kung Fu Academy
Sifu Benson Lee - LA Eagle Claw Kung Fu & Tai Chi
Sifu Jason Tsou - Jason Tsou Kung Fu
We also want to recognize Sifu Dong Thai of the California Martial Arts Academy as the most supportive school.
Runner-up is Sifu Junchang Lu and Coach Xining He of Advance Martial Arts.
2nd Runner-up for the most supportive school is Sifu Ken Edwards of Shan Tung Kung-Fu.
Thank you for your continued support.
Nick Scrima, Tournament Promoter
Click here for past tournament reports.