SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY – AUGUST 21, 2020

TIME ROOM EVENT
3:00pm Newberry Early Bird CMAO Registration Opens
  • Registration and Scorekeeping are computerized and handled by Uventex. Please familiarize yourself prior to arrival.
4:00pm Calhoun Blackbelt Organizational Meeting: Pre-Selected Center Judges as well as all Corner Judges
  • Must arrive to Blackbelt Meeting by 3:45pm SHARP to receive FREE admission.
  • Lead by example. PROFESSIONALISM, INTEGRITY, RESPECT.
5:00pm Lexington PHASE #1: Sport Martial Arts Tournament Eliminations
  • Underbelts: Self Defense, Musical Weapons & Forms
  • Blackbelts: Self Defense, Musical Weapons & Forms
7:00pm Congaree ‘Legends of Carolina Martial Arts’ – Class of 2020 Induction Ceremony on Stage.
  • Hosted by Mr. Sam Chapman (SC), Mr. Jerome ‘Magic’ Johnson (NC), Mr. Marty Knight (SC), Mr. Danny McCall (NC), Mr. Brian Pena (SC), and Mr. Ricky Smith (NC). Dress is formal / semi-formal.
  • Arrive early for best seating.

SATURDAY – AUGUST 22, 2020

TIME ROOM EVENT
7:00am Newberry CMAO Registration Opens
  • Registration and Scorekeeping are computerized and handled by Uventex. Please familiarize yourself prior to arrival.
8:00am Calhoun Blackbelt Organizational Meeting: Pre-Selected Center Judges as well as all Corner Judges
  • Must arrive to Blackbelt Meeting by 7:45am SHARP to receive FREE admission.
  • Lead by example. PROFESSIONALISM, INTEGRITY, RESPECT.
9:00am Congaree Presentation of Colors (RCSD), God Bless America (Bagpipes), Welcome, Hall of Fame Presentations
  • Be sure to arrive early to register. All events start on time at the Carolina Martial Arts Open. BELIEVE IT!
9:30am Congaree Center Stage: Little Ninjas, Little Dragons, Little Angels FUN DIVISON
  • Obstacle Course, Board Breaking, and Flag Sparring hosted by Mr. Corky Sikes and Ms. Carrissa Merchant.
9:30am Congaree PHASE #2: Sport Martial Arts Tournament Eliminations
  • 17- Underbelt: (Int & Adv) Traditional Weapons & Forms, Contemporary Weapons & Forms, Point Sparring
  • GRAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
9:30am Lexington PHASE #2: Sport Martial Arts Tournament Eliminations
  • 17- Underbelt: (Nov) Traditional Weapons & Forms, Contemporary Weapons & Forms, Point Sparring
  • GRAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
1:00pm Congaree PHASE #3: Sport Martial Arts Tournament Eliminations
  • Blackbelt: Traditional Weapons & Forms, Contemporary Weapons & Forms, Point Sparring, Breaking
  • GRAND CHAMPIONSHIPS
1:00pm Lexington PHASE #3: Sport Martial Arts Tournament Eliminations
  • 18+ Underbelt: Traditional Weapons & Forms, Contemporary Weapons & Forms, Point Sparring
  • GRAND CHAMPIONSHIPS