Mississippi Karate Association


Promoting Better Professional and Amateur Karate

March 7, 2015

Mississippi Open

*** Note Change in Venue ***
Downtown YMCA
I-55 North
Jackson, MS

April 18, 2015

Metro Open

Mississippi College Coliseum
Clinton, MS


May 16, 2015

East Mississippi Open

Frank Cochran Facility
Meridian, MS


July 18, 2015

Gulf Coast Karate Classic

Pascagoula Highschool
Pascagoula, MS


September 26, 2015

Clash of Champions

Frank Cochran Center
Meridian, MS

Tomokatsu Okano Kancho Seminar

The MKA is proud to announce that we will be hosting a series of seminars conducted by Tomokatsu Okano Kancho, the chief instructor of the Kenkojuku Karate Hombu dojo in Hachioji, Japan. Okano is an All Japan Champion in Bo and Sai, All Eastern Japan Kumite Champion and four times All Japan Regional Champion.

These seminars will be geared toward improving tournament skills in kata presentation and kumite so, it doesn't matter which style you practice, all can learn valuable skills.

There will be six separate sessions over Friday, Saturday & Sunday, January 22, 23, & 24th, 2016. These seminars are designed to improve the competitive skills of all levels of karate-ka.

The cost for the seminar is $100. Okano will also be doing a demonstation at our annual MKA Awards Banquet so if you haven't signed up to attend that you may also purchase a meal ticket when you send in your seminar form. To see the full information brochure and to print the mail-in forms please download the following PDF.


$5.00 OFF

Tournament Fees:
(all divisions)
MKA Members: $40.00
Non-members: $45.00
Spectators: $5.00
Coach's Pass: $25.00

2016 MKA Banquet

Our yearly MKA banquet is scheduled for January 23rd, 2016 at the B.C. Rogers student center on the campus of Mississippi College in Clinton, MS. The general members meeting will begin at 5:00 PM and the banquet will begin at 6:00 PM. We hope that everyone will make plans to be there and we look forward to seeing you.