September 15, 2019

Dear Sensei, Coach, Athlete and Parent;

You are cordially invited to attend the 11th Annual Hayashi-Ha Cup International Karate Championship on February 29, 2020 at Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood. 

This event is open to ALL karate athletes who would like to compete in a fun, good---will tournament meant to enrich the karate experience.

We are planning another fine event this year with many outstanding athletes already confirmed to attend.

A team of certified WKF, PKF and USA-NKF referees and judges will be officiating this event.

First place winners in the Men’s and Women’s Black Belt Division will be awarded high-quality stainless-steel Hayashi-Ha Cup trophies.

A beautiful dojo trophy will be awarded to the dojo that supports with the most competitors.

Our hope is that competitors of all levels and ages interested in a fun challenge will participate in this tournament.

We request that you join us on tournament day as competitor,  official,  volunteer  or spectator.

We are grateful for your participation and trust you will find it worthy of your time and involvement.  

We look forward seeing you there.


Akio Minakami,

President Japan Karatedo Hayashi-­‐Ha Shitoryu-­‐Kai North America