@2018 Cord Doss Designs | Grand Slam Open Nationals

APRIL 20th & 21st | RICHMOND, VA

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MEADOW EVENT PARK

event

location

The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County, Virginia, is rich in history and an adaptable event space. Located just minutes from Richmond and Fredericksburg, an easy drive from Hampton Roads/Virginia Beach and a straight shot from the D.C. area, The Meadow Event Park attracts guests from throughout the commonwealth.

13048 DAWN BLVD.

DOSWELL, VA 23047

Tournament

Schedule

Thursday 

Centerstone Inn

8:00 - 10:00 pm Player Registration

 

Friday

Meadow Event Park

11:00am-1:00pm - Joey Castro Forms Seminar

1:00- 3:00 pm  Regena Thompson-Spivey and Willie Hicks Sparring Seminar

1:00 - 8:30 pm Player Registration

3:00 North vs South Junior Open Weight judges report

3:30 North vs South Junior Open weight

4:00 Judges/Coordinator/Scorekeeper/Players meetings

5:00 Team forms/team fighting/NBL and under belt breaking

5:30 14-under Black belt open musical weapons

6:00 NBL competition begins( junior hard contemporary forms and weapons/adult traditional and musical forms and weapons, continuous fighting. Runoffs)

6:30 Under belt competition begins (all weapons, musicals, self-defense

 

Saturday

Meadow Event Park

7:30 am - 1:00 pm Player Registration

8:15 am Coordinators/Judges/Scorekeepers/Players meeting

9:00 am Team demo, Lil dragons, and Traditional Foundation

9:15- 9:30 am Competition will start with junior NBL traditional forms and weapons, adult NBL Creative forms and weapons into junior point sparring. Under belt forms and sparring.

10:00 am Adult Black belt point sparring divisions followed by Open weight sparring.

12:00pm - Adult Underbelts

Open weight will not start until after 1:00 pm.

LODGING

OPTIONS

Make sure you ask for Grand Slam Karate rate.

 

Centerstone Inn

$74.99 Thursday and Sunday

$104.99 Friday and Saturday 

16102 Theme Park Way Doswell, VA 23047

info@centerstoneinnkingsdominionarea.com

Toll Free: 888-238-5108

 

Holiday Inn Express Ashland 

$109.00

804-752-7889 

 

 

Country inn and suites 

$115.00 two queens 

$105.00 king bed

$130.00 Suites 

1-804-612-8450

TRAVEL

OPTIONS

Airport

Richmond International Airport

1 Richard E. Byrd Terminal Drive, Suite C

Richmond International Airport, VA 23250

804.226.3000

Shuttle & Taxi

James River Transportation

915 North Allen Avenue

Richmond, VA 23220

804.342.7300 (local) 877.342.7300 (toll-free)

Rules

The Grand Slam Open Nationals will be adhering to the rules of the National Blackbelt League during the NBL specific divisions and most of the Non-NBL divisions as well. 

You can check out the rules here.

Ring

Assignments