July 14th-15th Sparring Clinic and Big Sky State Games

The Big Sky State Games Taekwondo and Judo competition is set for Saturday, July 15th and is an MTA sanctioned competition.  Master Corbin will also be conducting a sparring clinic on Friday afternoon, July 14th from 2PM to 4 PM at the MAAB dojo, 528 Lake Elmo Dr. in Billings.  Clinic fees will be given to Adrianne Neibaur to help defray at least a small amount of her medical expenses.  $25 is the basic fee, but more can be donated if a participant wishes.  Master Cady will be Chief Taekwondo referee.

Online Entry Deadline: Jul 13, 2017

State Games Seminar 2017 Registration

Special Information

Pre-Competition Meeting

More specific rules will be discussed. Please see the tournament schedule below. A full set of competition rules can be found on the Rules & Regulations page.


Admission for spectators will be charged $5/adult and $2/student. For individuals who sign up after July 11, Opening Ceremonies ticket will be at the Information/Will Call booth at Daylis Stadium the night of Opening Ceremonies.

Divisions for Taekwondo

All divisions will be determined the day of the event based on age, size and belt rank. 10-year-old and under divisions may be mixed boys and girls.


Medals awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places in each competition division.

TaeKwondo/Judo Clinics

Kali Stick Fighting & Defense Clinic

TaeKwonDo Sparring Clinic

The emphasis of this clinic will be to enhance your competitive strategy, technical prowess, stances, movements for your attack and defense. This clinic will also specifically cover the benefits and difficulties when competing both as a taller fighter and a shorter fighter.
Clinic Date – Friday, July 14, 2017, 2:00PM to 4:00PM
Clinic Location – Martial Arts Academy of Billings, 528 Lake Elmo Drive, Billings, MT, 59105
Clinic Fee – $25
Clinician Information – Master James Corbin is based out of Missoula and owns Championship Taekwondo. He has many years of competition experience including training with Pan Am and World Champions. He has garnered medals in both, Poomse and Sparring at major tournaments including: 4X Winter National Champion, National Poomse Champion 2004, Silver Medalist-2006 International Open TKD Tournament, Multiple Montana State sparring Championships and was a Silver Medalist at the 2013 AAU National Championships.
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TaeKwonDo Tournament Schedule

Commissioner reserves the right to have co-ed competitions for 10 and under age groups.

Time Event
8:00 a.m. Competitor Check-In Begins
9:00 a.m. TaeKwonDo Brown/Black Competitors Check-In at Staging
9:15 a.m. TaeKwonDo Brown/Black Meeting
9:30 a.m. TaeKwonDo White/Yellow/Orange Belt Report to Staging. Forms & Sparring will be completed in each division.
9:45 a.m. (Approximate) Opening Ceremonies
10:00 a.m. TaeKwonDo Competion Begins
Immediately After Forms & Free Sparring Board Breaking
*Maximum 4 breaks/8 boards. Competitor is responsible for bringing his/her own boards.

51st Karlo Fujiwara Memorial Taekwondo-Judo Tournament

When: April 22, 2017, check in begins at 8 a.m., Competition begins at 9:30 a.m., Banquet doors open at 6 p.m.

Where: MSU-Billings Alterowitz Gym and the banquet will be at the Big Horn Resort, 1801 Majestic Lane, on Billings West End.


Welcome Letter for the Karlo Fuiwara Memorial

Karlo Fujiwara Memorial 2017 Rules

Fujiwara TKD-Judo 2017 General Registration

Karlo Fujiwara Banquet 2017

Referee Certification

Big Sky Taekwondo  is having a referee seminar at Big Sky Taekwondo on Saturday, April 1 at 11AM – 3PM  Location: 920 13th Ave South in Great Falls.

Referee Seminar

When: Saturday March 18th, 11:30 AM until 3:30 PM

Where: Martial Arts Academy of Billings….528 Lake Elmo Drive, Billings, Montana 59105

How Much: $20 MTA Membership is required…Seminar is Free.

Contact: Master Brice Cady at 406-861-7862

AAU National Qualifier

AAU National Qualifier 2017
March 11th

Kalispell, MT

TIME: 9am-6pm; Saturday March 11th

LOCATION: Big Sky Martial Arts 301 Main St. Kalispell, MT

CONTACT: Grand Master Noyes 406-755-8555, info@bigskymartialarts.com

ENTRY DEADLINE: March 7th, 2017 (NO LATE ENTRIES) All Groups are Pre-Bracketed

ENTRY FEE For AAU National Qualifier: $55 This includes competition in both forms and sparring


  • Fill out your entry form and return before March 8th

  • We will tell you what time your competition bracket begins (don’t be late)

  • Compete in both forms and sparring

  • Referees this is a great time to work on your officiating skills (Lunch provided)

  • We will use Daedo in Black Belt divisions

  • Medals will be awarded


  • This event is licensed by the Amateur Athletic Union of the U.S., Inc.
  • All participants must have a current AAU membership.
  • AAU membership may not be included as part of the entry fee to the event.
  • AAU Youth Athlete membership must be obtained before the competition begins, except where the event operator
    has a laptop available with an internet connection.
    Be Prepared: Adult and Non-Athlete memberships are no longer instant and cannot be applied for at an
    Due to background screenings, please allow up to 10 days for adult memberships to be processed.
  • Participants are encouraged to visit the AAU website www.aausports.org to obtain their membership.
  • Note: any contacts listed within this flyer MUST have a current AAU Membership.

AAU National Qualifier 2017 Flyer

Referee Certification



DATE: Friday, March 3rdTH, 2017

LOCATION: Artistic Motion building. 178 West North Street., Powell WY

TIME: 4:00pm – 8:00pm

CLINIC PROVIDER: Master Brice Cady

CLINIC CONTACT: Master Brice Cady bricec258@gmail.com

ENTRY DEADLINE: Mail it in or bring it to the clinic.

FEE: Free certification $20 for MTA membership (must have for certification). Make checks payable to: Montana Taekwondo Association.

REQUIREMENTS: 14 years and up, no martial art rank is required.

BRING: Note pad and pen. You can download the MTA Referee hand book from the MTA Web site at www.montanataekwondo.org

This event is sanctioned by the Montana Taekwondo Association. We encourage all participants to have a current MTA membership. Memberships may be purchased on-site the day of the event, through your school or online at www.montanataekwondo.org.

Zootown Kickdown

Saturday, February 18th, 2017

University of Montana Adams Center-West Auxiliary Gym

32 Campus Drive, Missoula, MT  59802

8:00 AM-9:00 AM: – Check-in for 4-10 year old competitors
8:30 AM: – Referee Meeting
9:00 AM:  – Poomsae and Sparring 4-10 year olds
11:00 AM-12:00PM: – Check-in for 11-17 year old competitors
12:00PM: – Poomsae and Sparring 11-17 year olds
1:00 PM-2:00 PM: – Check-in for 18 and up competitors
2:00 PM:  – Poomsae and Sparring 18 and up5:00 PM: – Team and Special Awards
Clean Up

Download Tournament Packet for complete information >>