All Isshinryu Practitioners Building & Recognizing Master Tatsuo Shimabuku's Vision Together
2017 SEMINAR SCHEDULE COMING SOON! Here is a sample of the 2016 Complete Isshinryu Hall of Fame Schedule
All Events & Activities are located at the Gatlinburg Convention Center 243 Historic Nature Trail Gatlinburg, Tn 37738 unless otherwise noted.
10:00am - 3:00pm
Welcome & Information Table Open
Vendor Tables Open
2016 IHoF T-Shirt Sales Open
Tournament Pre-registration Pickup
Awards Banquet Pre-Order Ticket Pickup
On-Site Tournament Registration Open
2016 Ladies of Isshinryu Pre-Order T-Shirt Pickup Available
Friday Afternoon Seminars
12:30pm - 3:30pm
1:00pm - 2:00pm Room A: Master Cyndy Jones Knife Self-Defense Techniques; Open Hand Drills & Blocks
Room B: Master Ed Szelap Two Person Kata Bunkai - Teaching of Gojushiho
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Ladies of Isshinryu Meeting Room 1
Master Linda Wilson Master Angie Spencer Sensei Leah Rigby
2:00pm - 3:00pm Room A: Master Chris Chase Sunsu and Naihanchi Bunkai
Room B: Master Jesus Jimenez Practical Application of Bo Techniques
3:00pm - 4:00pm Room A: Master Ruth Ann Shamblin Empty Hand Training Drills
Room B: Master Ken Pittaway Kata Bunkai Applications
Additional Seminar Information:
Seminars are 30 minutes long - 25 minutes of instruction plus 5 minute break/rotation. Attendees will rotate from Room A to Room B to switch/join the second seminar presentation.
The Ladies of Isshinryu is a shared 60 min with 3 presenters. Each presenter has approximately 20 minutes and will rotate within the same meeting room.
6:30pm - 9:00pm-ish
Dinner Banquet & Awards Ceremony
On-Site Registration Begins
Pre-Registration Pickup Available
Vendor Tables Open
Black Belt Meeting
Please note: Black Belts who would like to help judge, please CLICK HERE to sign up for judging. Scorekeepers and Timekeepers may also sign up via the same link. Black belts who register to judge need to arrive for the Black Belt meeting. Any late arriving black belts will either need to be registered to complete or pay a spectator fee. Thank you in advance.
After-Party & Fellowship
Come celebrate with the 2016 Inductees & Award Finalists!
The Isshinryu Hall of Fame 2017 dates are set!
July 21-22, 2017
We will be opening the 2017 Isshinryu Hall of Fame