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Important information for 2015 and 2016:

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have been unable to solidify a date for 2015 and unfortunately will not be able hold an event this year. We are in the process of working on the American Open World Tour event for 2016. With the additional time to prepare, the 2016 event promises to be the best American Open yet. We look forward to seeing you next year and thank you for your time and support. We apologize for any inconveniences, please feel free to contact us with any further questions or comments.
NASKA World Tour Black Belt

The NASKA World Tour Black Belt divisions will run on Saturday beginning at 1:00 pm with Demo Team and Synchronized forms and weapons (ringside check-in at 12:30 pm) follow by individual competition at 2:00 pm (ringside check-in at 1:30 pm), and on Sunday morning will follow the American Open Empty Hand Forms Divisions; ringside check-in at 8:30 am.

New for 2014 - All Adult Black Belt competitors 30+ have the option to compete down in age to 18+. Any 30+, 40+, 50+ and 60+ year old competitor can compete in any younger adult Black Belt Division. A competitor cannot compete up in an age division. In all black belt point sparring now include a 3 point spinning jump kick to the head. Additionally Black Belt point sparring competitors can now score with one hand down.

The Night Show at the AKA American Open presented by Kung Fu Magazine will feature Overall Grand Championships for the NASKA World Tour Black Belt competition. All competitors competing in the NASKA World Tour Black Belt divisions earn points in all of our sanction bodies’ circuits.

NASKA World Tour Black Belt divisions also offer for 18 & over Adults Chinese, Korean and Japanese forms and Chinese weapons divisions. Chinese Competitors may also want to enter the Kung Fu Magazine.com Championships Chinese divisions. All of these divisions will run on Sunday.

Traditional forms competitors may also want to enter the American Open Traditional Empty Hand Forms divisions, where competitors compete within their own discipline groups. These divisions will start the competition on Sunday.

In addition to the NASKA World Tour Black Belt Point Sparring divisions and Team Point Sparring divisions, sparring competitors may also want to enter the American Open Continuous Sparring divisions. The American Open Continuous Sparring divisions will run on Saturday.

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Junior Forms
NTF-12 9 & under Traditional MSun
NTF-13 10 - 11 Traditional MSun
NTF-14 12 - 13 Traditional MSun
NTF-15 14 - 15 Traditional MSun
NTF-16 16 - 17 Traditional MSun
NTF-01 9 & under Traditional FSun
NTF-02 10 - 11 Traditional FSun
NTF-03 12 - 13 Traditional FSun
NTF-04 14 - 15 Traditional FSun
NTF-05 16 - 17 Traditional FSun
 
Kiki
 
NCF-12 9 & under Creative MSat
NCF-13 10 - 11 Creative MSat
NCF-14 12 - 13 Creative MSat
NCF-15 14 - 15 Creative MSat
NCF-16 16 - 17 Creative MSat
NCF-01 9 & under Creative FSat
NCF-02 10 - 11 Creative FSat
NCF-03 12 - 13 Creative FSat
NCF-04 14 - 15 Creative FSat
NCF-05 16 - 17 Creative FSat
 
NXF-06 11 & under Extreme MSat
NXF-07 12 - 13 Extreme MSat
NXF-08 14 - 15 Extreme MSat
NXF-09 16 - 17 Extreme MSat
NXF-01 11 & under Extreme FSat
NXF-02 12 - 13 Extreme FSat
NXF-03 14 - 15 Extreme FSat
NXF-04 16 - 17 Extreme FSat
 
NMF-07 11 & under Musical MSat
NMF-08 12 - 13 Musical MSat
NMF-09 14 - 15 Musical MSat
NMF-10 16 - 17 Musical MSat
NMF-01 11 & under Musical FSat
NMF-02 12 - 13 Musical FSat
NMF-03 14 - 15 Musical FSat
NMF-04 16 - 17 Musical FSat
Adult Forms
NKF-02 18 & over Korean Traditional MSun
NJF-02 18 & over Japanese/Okinawan MSun
NHF-02 18 & over Hard Style Creative MSat
NF-01 18 & over Chinese MSun
NMF-11 18 & over Musical MSat
NXF-10 18 & over Extreme MSat
NCF-17 30 & over Creative MSat
NTF-17 30 & over Traditional MSun
NMF-12 30 & over Musical MSat
NTF-18 40 & over Traditional MSun
NCF-18 40 & over Creative MSat
NTF-19 50 & over Traditional MSun
NCF-19 50 & over Creative MSat
NTCF-02 60 & over Traditional/Creative MSat
 
NKF-01 18 & over Korean Traditional FSun
NJF-01 18 & over Japanese/Okinawan FSun
NHF-01 18 & over Hard Style Creative FSat
NF-02 18 & over Chinese FSun
NMF-05 18 & over Musical FSat
NXF-05 18 & over Extreme FSat
NMF-06 30 & over Musical FSat
NTF-07 30 & over Traditional FSun
NCF-07 30 & over Creative FSat
NTF-09 40 & over Traditional FSun
NCF-08 40 & over Creative FSat
NTF-10 50 & over Traditional FSun
NCF-09 50 & over Creative FSat
NTCF-01 60 & over Traditional/Creative FSun
Junior Sparring
NMS-01 9 & under Male MSun
NMS-03 10 - 11 Male Shorter MSun
NMS-02 10 - 11 Male Taller MSun
NMS-05 12 - 13 Male Shorter MSun
NMS-04 12 - 13 Male Taller MSun
NMS-07 14 - 15 Male Shorter MSun
NMS-06 14 - 15 Male Taller MSun
NMS-09 16 - 17 Male Shorter MSun
NMS-08 16 - 17 Male Taller MSun
 
NFS-01 9 & under Female FSun
NFS-02 10 - 11 Female FSun
NFS-03 12 - 13 Female FSun
NFS-04 14 - 15 Female FSun
NFS-05 16 - 17 Female FSun
Sparring
Adult Sparring
NMS-10 18 & over Sup Lt-wt 139lb & under MSun
NMS-11 18 & over Lt-wt 140lb - 149lb MSun
NMS-12 18 & over Lt Welt-wt 150lb - 159lb MSun
NMS-13 18 & over Welter-wt 160lb - 169lb MSun
NMS-14 18 & over Lt Mid-wt 170lb - 179lb MSun
NMS-15 18 & over Middle-wt 180lb - 189lb MSun
NMS-16 18 & over Lt Hvy-wt 190lb - 199lb MSun
NMS-17 18 & over Hvy-wt 200lb & over MSun
NMS-18 30 & over Lt-wt 169lb & under MSun
NMS-19 30 & over Lt Mid-wt 170lb - 184lb MSun
NMS-20 30 & over Lt Hvy-wt 185lb - 199lb MSun
NMS-21 30 & over Hvy-wt 200lb & over MSun
NMS-22 40 & over Lt-wt 189lb & under MSun
NMS-23 40 & over Hvy-wt 190lb & over MSun
NMS-24 50 & over Lt-wt 189lb & under MSun
NMS-25 50 & over Hvy-wt 190lb & over MSun
NMS-26 60 & over Lt-wt 189lb & under MSun
NMS-27 60 & over Hvy-wt 190lb & over MSun
 
NFS-06 18 & over Sup Lt-wt 129lb & under FSun
NFS-07 18 & over Lt-wt 130lb - 139lb FSun
NFS-08 18 & over Lt Mid-wt 140lb - 149lb FSun
NFS-09 18 & over Middle-wt 150lb & over FSun
NFS-10 30 & over Lt-wt 139lb & under FSun
NFS-11 30 & over Middle-wt 140lb & over FSun
NFS-12 40 & over Lt-wt 139lb & under FSun
NFS-13 40 & over Middle-wt 140lb & over FSun
NFS-14 50 & over Lt-wt 139lb & under FSun
NFS-15 50 & over Middle-wt 140lb & over FSun
NFS-16 60 & over All Weights FSun
Team Sparring
NJTS-3 17 & under All * M/FSat
NWTS-1 18 & over Female FSat
NMTS-2 18 & over Male MSat

* Teams in NJTS-3 division must consist of:
  • 1 boy (16 - 17)
  • 1 boy (14 - 15)
  • 1 boy or girl (13 & under)
Synchronized Forms
SF-02 All ages Black * M/FSat
* 2 - 5 members per team
Demo Team
DT-01 All ages Black * M/FSat
* 2 - 10 members per team
Junior weapons
NTW-12 9 & under Traditional MSun
NTW-13 10 - 11 Traditional MSun
NTW-14 12 - 13 Traditional MSun
NTW-15 14 - 15 Traditional MSun
NTW-16 16 - 17 Traditional MSun
NTW-01 9 & under Traditional FSun
NTW-02 10 - 11 Traditional FSun
NTW-03 12 - 13 Traditional FSun
NTW-04 14 - 15 Traditional FSun
NTW-05 16 - 17 Traditional FSun
 
NCW-11 9 & under Creative MSat
NCW-12 10 - 11 Creative MSat
NCW-13 12 - 13 Creative MSat
NCW-14 14 - 15 Creative MSat
NCW-15 16 - 17 Creative MSat
NCW-01 9 & under Creative FSat
NCW-02 10 - 11 Creative FSat
NCW-03 12 - 13 Creative FSat
NCW-04 14 - 15 Creative FSat
NCW-05 16 - 17 Creative FSat
 
NXW-06 11 & under Extreme MSat
NXW-07 12 - 13 Extreme MSat
NXW-08 14 - 15 Extreme MSat
NXW-09 16 - 17 Extreme MSat
NXW-01 11 & under Extreme FSat
NXW-02 12 - 13 Extreme FSat
NXW-03 14 - 15 Extreme FSat
NXW-04 16 - 17 Extreme FSat
 
NMW-07 11 & under Musical MSat
NMW-08 12 - 13 Musical MSat
NMW-09 14 - 15 Musical MSat
NMW-10 16 - 17 Musical MSat
NMW-01 11 & under Musical FSat
NMW-02 12 - 13 Musical FSat
NMW-03 14 - 15 Musical FSat
NMW-04 16 - 17 Musical FSat
Adult Weapons
NHW-05 18 & over Hard Style Traditional Bladed MSun
NHW-07 18 & over Hard Style Traditional Non-Bladed MSun
NHW-06 18 & over Hard Style Creative Bladed MSat
NHW-08 18 & over Hard Style Creative Non-Bladed MSat
NW-02 18 & over Chinese MSun
NMW-11 18 & over Musical MSat
NCW-16 30 & over Creative MSat
NXW-10 18 & over Extreme MSat
NMW-12 30 & over Musical MSat
NCW-17 40 & over Creative MSat
NTW-17 30 & over Traditional MSun
NTW-18 40 & over Traditional MSun
NCW-18 50 & over Creative MSat
NTW-19 50 & over Traditional MSun
NTCW-02 60 & over Traditional/Creative MSun
 
NHW-01 18 & over Hard Style Traditional Bladed FSun
NHW-03 18 & over Hard Style Traditional Non-Bladed FSun
NHW-02 18 & over Hard Style Creative Bladed FSat
NHW-04 18 & over Hard Style Creative Non-Bladed FSat
NW-01 18 & over Chinese FSun
NMW-05 18 & over Musical FSat
NXW-05 18 & over Extreme FSat
NMW-06 30 & over Musical FSat
NTW-07 30 & over Traditional FSun
NCW-06 30 & over Creative FSat
NTW-08 40 & over Traditional FSun
NCW-07 40 & over Creative FSat
NTW-09 50 & over Traditional FSun
NCW-08 50 & over Creative FSat
NTCW-01 60 & over Traditional/Creative FSun
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