2014 PKF Championships

May 21, 2014, 12 a.m. (ET)

2014 Senior Pan American Karate Championships

May 27 - 31, 2014

Lima, Peru

USA Karate is proud to announce the following athletes will be representing Team USA at the 2014 Senior Pan American Karate Championships in Lima, Peru on May 27-31, 2014.

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Male Elite Kata  Female Elite Kata

Gakuji Tozaki
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kata

Sakura Kokumai
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kata
 

Joseph Martinez
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kata

Minako Yamazaki
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Female Elite Kata 
 
Male Elite Kumite -60 Kg Female Elite Kumite -50 Kg 

Brandis Miyzaki
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -60 Kg

Tyler Wolfe
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -50 Kg 

Calogero Torretta
Senior National Team
3rd Seat Male Elite Kumite -60 Kg
 
Male Elite Kumite -67 Kg  Female Elite Kumite -55 Kg 
Brian Hilliard
 Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -67 Kg
Brandi Robinson
 Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -55 Kg

Manuel Tavares
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite -67 Kg 

Maxine Lisot
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Female Elite Kumite -55 Kg 
Male Elite Kumite -75 Kg  Female Elite Kumite -61 Kg

Tom Scott
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -75 Kg

Eimi Kurita
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -61 Kg 

Scott Albarella
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite -75 Kg
   
Male Elite Kumite -84 Kg Female Elite Kumite -68 Kg 

Thilee Sot
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -84 Kg 

Cheryl Murphy
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -68 Kg 

David Muhammad
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite -84 Kg 

Rebekah Benham
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Female Elite Kumite -68 Kg 
Male Elite Kumite +84 Kg  Female Elite Kumite +68 Kg 

Brian Irr
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite +84 Kg
Minako Yamazaki
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite +68 Kg
Jose Iglesia
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite +84 Kg

Maya Wasowicz
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Female Elite Kumite +68 Kg 
Male Elite Kumite Open Weight  Female Elite Kumite Open Weight

Brian Ramrup
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight

Cheryl Murphy
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite Open Weight

Tom Scott
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight 

Maya Wasowicz
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Female Elite Kumite Open Weight
Female Team Kata

Minako Yamazaki
Senior National Team
Tanya Baeza

Lynnel Gonzales - Azurin    


 

Senior Pan American Championship Team Trials 

Team USA is proud to announce the following athlete's as having officially won their chance to compete in the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Ontario after their performance in British Columbia, Canada on March 21, 2014.

Tom Scott
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumie -75 Kg
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight
 
 
 Brian Irr
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite +84 Kg
3rd Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight
 
 Brandis Miyazaki
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -60 Kg


Tyler Wolfe
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -50 Kg
 

  Brandi Robinson
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -55 Kg

North America Cup Results 

This year's 2014 Senior National Team, and some members of the Junior National Team took on their first team competition of 2014 at the North American Cup in British Columbia, Canada. USA Karate is pleased to announce SIX team members as 2014 North American Champions!! 
         
    Gold Medalists
  Silver Medalists
 
   Tom Scott
5 Time NA Cup Champion
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumie -75 Kg
2nd Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight
 
Tyler Wolfe
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -50 Kg

  Eimi Kurita
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kumite -61 Kg

Joseph Martinez
Senior National Team
2nd Seat Male Elite Kata


  Sakura Kokumai
Senior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kata

Kiel Hicks
Junior National Team
1st Seat 16-17 Male Elite Kata
3rd Seat 16-17 Male Elite Kumite -61 Kg

  Brian Irr
Senior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite +84 Kg
3rd Seat Male Elite Kumite Open Weight


Cesar Colunga
Junior National Team
1st Seat Male Elite Kumite -70 Kg


  Jasmie Nguyen
Junior National Team
1st Seat Female Elite Kata
3rd Seat 16-17 Female Elite Kumite -53 Kg

Kamran Madani
Junior National Team
1st Seat 16-17 Male Elite Kumite -76 Kg



 
Kiel Hicks (Kata)
Junior National Team
1st Seat 16-17 Male Elite Kata
3rd Seat 16-17 Male Elite Kumite -61 Kg


         
     
Tom Scott delivering 
the athlete's oath
 
 Coach Tommy Hood delivering 
the coaches oath