2019 Women’s Martial Arts Symposium

Jan 19, 2019      Tampa, FL

Come join us in sunny Tampa for the first Women’s Martial Arts Symposium! The mission of the WMAS is to provide opportunities for women martial artists to train with female masters of many different arts, to expand our horizons in the process, and to develop friendships across organziations and styles! The class topics will be varied  – from knife applications to kumite concepts to cutting edge stretching and strength training concepts. The Isshinryu style is strongly represented this year, but that will change in coming years. Space limited to 50 participants, so don’t wait to get your registration in! All styles are welcome. Attendees must be a minimum of intermediate level (green belt equivalent) to participate. NOTE: This is a pre-registration only event. No walk-ins the day of the event.

Event Location
Ingram’s Pro Karate
14457 N. Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, Florida 33618

Friday: check-in from 5:30 – 6:30 PM at the hotel, followed by a meet & greet from 6:30 – 8 pm
Saturday: begins at 8:30 am with bow-in and introductions.  Seminars run from 9 – 4. Lunch is included.
Sunday: 8:30 am- Breakfast meeting to plan for 2020!

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Featured Instructors

Maria Kristensen
7th dan
Isshinryu Karate

Diane Ortenzio-Cooling
8th dan, Order of Isshin-Ryu Karate
5th dan, Presas Arnis

Linde Belt
8th dan, Isshinryu Karate
5th dan, Escrima

Cindy Ingram
8th dan, Isshinryu Karate

Dee Holmes-Norman
3rd dan, Isshinryu Karate

Elaine Correa
A.C.E. certified
personal Trainer

$75.  Registration deadline is December 18. No refunds after 12/18.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Tampa Bay.

3050 N. Rocky Point Dr. West, Tampa, FL 33607-5800
(813) 888 8800 / Group code “WMAS”

Chairwomen of this project are Diane Ortenzio-Cooling and Dee Holmes-Norman.
Contact Diane Ortenzio-Cooling at (775) 790-5050 or dianeoc at sierradojo.com.

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