December 17, 2008 update: Katie Carr, 2nd DAN, Soliday Black Belt and UGKA Instructor, earns 2008 National Championship Title from the American Karate Assocation!
The American Karate Association’s Southern Region has posted their 2008 season title winners, and Katie Carr, 2nd DAN, has been listed as a 2008 National Champion! This is Katie’s second year for being an AKA National Champion, as well as being the top Fighter in the Southern Region for her black belt division, and the top Forms competitor.
Katie’s home town newspaper, the Mannford Eagle, has also recognized her accomplishments in an article in this week’s paper (see link below).
November 21, 2008 update: Chelsea Boen, Soliday Green Belt, ranked 1st in the State for Forms Competition, as well as 1st in the State for Fighting by the Oklahoma Karate Association!
The Oklahoma Karate Association has posted their 2008 season point championship totals. The rankings can be seen at the following link…
Chelsea is currently ranked as the top fighter in the state for her division, as well as the top forms competitor for the 2008 OKA season! The OKA awards banquet will be the official presentation of the State Championship Titles – and it is usually held sometime after the beginning of the 2009 season.
Chelsea Boen after winning during an out-of-state karate tournament!