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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.

2014 Exhibitors

  • All Star Karate

    Tiger Claw

    Retail - 1-800-334-3456
    Wholesale - 1-800-821-509

  • American Family Kempo

    10th Degree

    10th Degree Weaponry
    21159 Via Presidio
    Yorba Linda, CA 92887
    Tel - 714.809.8543

  • American Kenpo Karate

    Hyper
  • San Diego Padres

    Padres

    100 Park Boulevard
    San Diego, CA 92101
    Tel - (619)795-5000

  • Champion Eyes Martial Arts

    Wimpey

    306 West El Norte Pkey
    Suite N-330
    Escondido, CA 92026
    Tel. 760.294.5600
    Fax. 760.294.2788
    Info@TheFamilyEvents.com

  • Chinese Kenpo Federation

    The League
  • Chozen Martial Arts Academy

    TournamentNewsOnline

    info@tournamentnewsonline.com

  • Elevate Martial Arts

    Hawaiian Power Flow

    Tel - (619) 986-0707

2014 AKA American Open Sponsors

10th Degree Weaponry

10th Degree Weaponry

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Established in 2008, 10th degree weapons provides the best in handmade tradition and contemporary weapons to sport matrial artists world wide. Our attention to detail and craftmanship makes our product second to none. All of our products are made in the USEA from the finest quality hardwoods. If you have any questions about any of our products please contact us. We specialize in custom orders. If you do not see your weapon here simply give us a call, we will make a weapon you can be proud of for years to come.

10th Degree Weaponry
21159 Via Presidio
Yorba Linda, CA 92887
Tel - 714.809.8543

DeLa Fuente Cadillac

De La Fuente Cadillac

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Thank you for visiting De La Fuente Cadillac. If you are searching for a San Diego Cadillac dealership where you can be confident you will find the best deal on your next brand new Cadillac or on a pristine pre-owned Cadillac, the best customer service available and a no hassle, stress free business atmosphere, look no further! New And Pre-Owned Cadillac Vehicles For Oceanside, Carlsbad And Escondido Customers We welcome Oceanside, Carlsbad, and Escondido Cadillac customers to visit our showroom today and see our huge selection of both new and pre-owned Cadillac’s. As your regional San Diego Cadillac dealer we carry the most popular models including the luxurious CTS, Escalade, and the new 2013 XTS. With many pre-owned Cadillac cars and SUV’s also available we are your greater San Diego Cadillac facility. Serving San Diego And All Of Southern California Cadillac Customers As a Southern California Cadillac dealership, we offer great pricing on NEW Cadillac’s as well as our pre-owned. We also provide a no-stress- convenient atmosphere! Please browse our site at your leisure and then contact us at 888-CADILLAC (888-223-4552) or (619)441-9000 or if you prefer, please email us to inquire about our special internet pricing! De La Fuente Cadillac Parts & Service Near Escondido And El Cajon At De La Fuente, your El Cajon Cadillac dealer, our trained master technicians are skilled to service any GM make & model vehicle! Please call our parts or service department today to schedule your next maintenance appointment for your Cadillac, Chevrolet, Buick or GMC! Our professional expertise and state-of-the-art equipment will ensure that your GM vehicle is in good hands! A Family Tradition In San Diego; De La Fuente Cadillac De La Fuente Cadillac is a family owned business and the De La Fuente family has proudly served the automotive needs of all of San Diego County for over 47 years! We are also San Diego County’s only PLATINUM CADILLAC dealership! Contact or visit us today and come see why De La Fuente is a Cadillac tradition of greater San Diego.

1385 East Main Street,
El Cajon,
CA 92021
sales - 888-242-5632

California State Games (CSG)

California State Games (CSG)

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Established to promote and nurture the health, education, and competitive spirit of residents of California by managing a quality amateur sports event that encourages participation and provides an Olympic experience.

California State Games (CSG) is a multi-sport festival of Olympic-style competition for California’s amateur athletes of all ages and abilities. State Games is a community-based member of the United States Olympic Committee.

California State Games (CSG)
3260 Rosecrans St.
San Diego, CA 92110
Tel - 619.223.2033

Lyon

Lyon Design and Marketing Inc.

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The LYON DM team has been bringing ideas to life for clients for 14 years. Over the years, we have reinvented our strategy and expanded our team to provide a wide range of products services to our clients. No matter what your web or graphic needs, we have a the right solution for you.

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Martial Arts Technologies

MAT Martial Arts Technologies

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MAT is a complete software management system and Internet marketing solution created by Martial Arts Technologies, Inc. for martial arts tournaments and schools that is designed and developed from the ground up by martial artists.

SALES: 339-224-5966
SUPPORT: 646-571-8466
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Change the Game

Change the Game

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Change The Game is an outlet for talented individuals to emphasize to audiences of all backgrounds the benefit of determination and perseverance. Change the Game was created to educate, inspire and expose audiences all over the world of the positive effects of performance martial arts. Change The Game is a mindset that individuals can use in all aspects of their life. It serves as a reminder as well as a mission that anything is possible as long as one is willing to look at the obstacles that present themselves as part of “The Game”. Our mission is to inspire others to exceed their idea of what is personally possible. To Work Hard, Dream Big—“Change The Game”

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USA Freestyle Martial Arts

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USAFMA has specialized in children's martial arts since 1986 and has one of the most progressive, innovative martial arts programs in the nation. We encourage education and 100% of our Junior Black Belt graduates are attending or are graduates of a university. On a competitive level we have three NASKA World martial art champions and a nationally rated performance team! We pride ourselves on delivering a professional, nurturing family environment with caring Black Belt instructors. Our Black Belt instructors are internationally and nationally certified, have CPR and first aid training, and have a minimum of 10 years experience with USAFMA. We teach our own unique system of Freestyle Martial Arts (FMA) which incorporates: practical streetwise self defense skills (reacting under pressure), extreme martial arts (acrobatic sport performance), traditional martial arts (karate / tae kwon do / judo), and mixed martial arts (sport grappling and kickboxing). Through our unique system of FMA, we emphasize the importance of "Character Development" such as confidence, discipline, respect, focus, and perseverance.

3760 Sports Arena Blvd. #1
San Diego, CA 92110
(next to Phil's BBQ behind Red Lobster)
Tel - (619) 224-9600

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Kung-Fu Magazine

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Established in 1993, TC Media is the marketing group for the Tiger Claw Group, founded by Thomas Oh. It began in 1985 with Tiger Claw Martial Arts Safety Products and Supplies and has grown into one of the leading organizations in the martial arts world with a wholesale client base of over 22,000. In addition to Tiger Claw and TC Media, we support a non-profit charitable branch called the Tiger Claw Foundation. TC Media has two branches: products and publishing. MartialArtsMart.com produces a wide range of instructional videos and sells retail supplies directly to the public. TC Media also produces instructional videos and the print magazine Kung Fu Tai Chi. The seemingly diverse markets of new age seekers, videogame players, fitness enthusiasts, movie buffs, law enforcement and "gen X" extreme sports are finding common ground in Kung Fu Tai Chi. In 2001, Kung Fu Tai Chi underwent a transformation into an electronic magazine for the Internet. KungFuMagazine.com is the leading e-zine in English on the web, with exclusive free access content published only on the web, updated every two weeks with new, fresh articles, as well as the largest discussion online forum on Chinese martial arts. Now KungFuMagazine.com, our e-zine, and Kung Fu Tai Chi, our print magazine, are published on alternating months to better reach you, our readers.

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40748 Encyclopedia Circle
Fremont, CA 94538
Tel - 1-800-628-6552

Champion Eyes Martial Arts Centers

Champion Eyes

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At Champion Eyes we are proud to represent Hanshi Tadashi Yamashita’s systems of Shorin Ryu, Suikendo, and Kobudo weaponry. Very traditional in style and teaching, Champion Eyes has earned a reputation of high quality, emphasizing discipline and focus. Whether training as an adult or child all are challenged to set and attain goals both in and outside of the dojo. Champion Eyes is dedicated to traditional karate, training mind, body, and spirit

Call, or just come by to say hello and meet some of the other highly trained experienced teachers here, offering you a multitude of classes.
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Chinese Kenpo Federation

Chineese Kempo Federation

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The art that is taught at the Chinese Kenpo Federation is derived from the Kenpo that was cultivated in Hawaii by James Mitose and William K.S. Chow in the 1940's. Kenpo is basically a streetfighting self defense system. It utilizes powerful linear moves with circular flowing techniques and takedowns that blend with continuity. It is known for quick strikes and effective close range fighting, which makes it the "hard-soft" style it is called. Chow's student Ed Parker brought Kenpo to California in 1956 and started a successful chain of IKKA(International Kenpo Karate Association)schools. Parker's lineage continues through Al and Jim Tracy (Tracey's Karate), Richard Willit (American Kenpo) and Orned "Chicken" Gabriel (United Karate Federation). Gabriel's student, Pete Salas, opened the Chinese Kenpo Federation in 1985 in Chula Vista. Salas trained directly under Gabriel and was also taught by Rey Leal and Steve Anderson. His martial arts experience was furthered by training in boxing, kick boxing, judo, jujitsu and tae kwon do and derobio escrima,he was mentored by Professor Wally Jay, Chief Al Tejero, Grandmaster "Blue" Generalao and Master Chief Chris Siangco. Today, the C.K.F. school is reknowned for it's innovative teaching methods, scenario-based self-defense work and highly effective sparring drills. Pete's approach to instructing is considered very unique, as is his close relationship with his students, instructors, parents and other martial artists. At C.K.F. people say you can sense the comeraderie and the lord's presence.

234 Third Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910
Tel- 619.427.5105

The Jing Institute

Jing Institute

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NOW is always the best time to learn Martial Arts, and JING is the best place to study! Join the JING Institute of Chinese Martial Arts & Culture! Explore many different Martial Arts and Meditation Methods, each a pure and unmixed art, and all in one place! Experience Asian Culture through the JING Cultural Series as well as through our traditional martial arts. Learn quickly and thoroughly with our exclusive JING Learning System . Classes available 6 days/week! After-School Program available for Children, including pick-up from Scripps Ranch schools! Develop & improve life-long skills. Enjoy getting fit and flexible! Come discover how the JING Institute of Chinese Martial Arts & Culture can improve your health and happiness, and make your life more interesting and enjoyable. Learn the arts and experience the culture -- begin your journey of Martial Arts Mastery at JING!

9865 Businesspark Avenue,
Suite D, San Diego,
CA 92131
Tel - (858) 578-8267

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Tiger Claw

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The story of Tiger Claw begins in 1985 when Thomas Oh founded Tiger Claw Martial Arts Safety Products and Supplies. Originally, the Ohs envisioned creating an organization dedicated to the furthering of the martial arts world and distribution of high quality, diverse and affordable martial arts supplies. With this in mind, they created a group of companies which share the same corporate culture - a culture dedicated to providing the best for its customers and the martial arts world as a whole. From the beginning, Tiger Claw has been dedicated to providing products that meet the necessities of all martial arts practitioners. This commitment entails creating a balance between the needs of the traditional practitioner and the ever-changing demands of the modern martial artist. It is evident throughout history that martial arts styles transform and evolve. We are all aware that the technologies available in the forms of material and technique are also constantly advancing to new levels. As a result, we at Tiger Claw have developed a philosophy of change to accommodate these cycles. As a manufacturer and supplier of martial arts equipment, Tiger Claw strives to adapt to all the changes that take place within the martial arts industry. Tiger Claw is committed to the safety, demands, and desires of our customers. We provide you only the best of what you should expect out of your martial arts equipment.

Retail - 1-800-334-3456
Wholesale - 1-800-821-509

IIMA Karate

International Institue of Martial Arts

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Our school offers a state of the art facility with top quality instruction and instructors who are nationally certified and accredited. and a place were people of all ages can learn The blend of martial arts that we teach.

456 E. Mission Rd.
San Marcos,
CA 92069
Tel - (760) 591-0456

American Family Karate

American Family Kempo Karate

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American Family Kenpo Karate is dedicated to teaching you and your child one of the most explosive, comprehensive and innovated martial arts systems in the world today. At American Family Kenpo Karate our instructors are dedicated to teaching you to be the best that you can be.

6525 University Ave
San Diego,
CA 92115
Tel - (619) 265-2021

Anime Jungle

Anime Jungle

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First opened in osaka in 1995, Jungle Special Collectors has grown to become one of Western Japan's best retailers of pre-owned audio/visual media (DVD, LD, CD, CD-Single, and VHS), specializing in Japanese animation, tokusatsu (live action heroes/SFX), and films from around the world.

319 East 2nd Street #103
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tel - (213) 621-1661