Dear Sensei,

Greetings of peace and prosperity!

Attached is the invitation and details for the 5th Nishimura Cup, Philippine Open International Karate Do Tournament & Technical Seminar to be held in Bacoor, Philippines on March 2, 2018 to the March 4, 2018. This Championship is for both Men and Women of all ages. We are also including “Doubles Kumite”, an exciting team Kumite event.

The schedule is as follows:

  • March 2, Arrival and Registration
  • March 3, Kumite Training Camp, Kata Seminar, and Referee Workshop.
  • March 4, International Tournament and Awarding

Please be reminded to submit all entries on time. We will not entertain any additional entries on the date of the tournament, in order to avoid any delays.

The last day of submission of entries is February 23, 2018 and final changes of entries on February 28, 2018. Any entries after the deadline will result in forfeiture of coach rebate, and may be refused.

Competitor entries will be collected by email using a Microsoft Excel compatible file. Please email entries to entries to [email protected].

We look forward to seeing you and your delegates there! This will be the biggest and best Nishimura Cup yet, hosted in a beautiful location, with access to malls, decadent restaurants, and awesome tourist attractions!

We encourage you to invite other Karate clubs as well. All Karatedo clubs and countries are welcome to this international championship!

We look forward to seeing you in this year’s new and improved Nishimura Karatedo and Kabudo Cup, Philippine Open international Karate Do Tournament & Technical Seminar!

Warmest Regards,




Founder, Philippine Karatedo League