Open-hand, weapons, self-defense, MMA and ground-fighting workshops taught by some of America’s top instructors from around the globe. Offering more than 20 hours of training, presented in a series of one hour workshops spanning 3 days, the International Training Camp allows participants to immerse themselves into the broad world of the martial arts. Presented by world-class instructors, this is one of the most diverse training camps in the United States.
Law Enforcement D/T Certification: July 17-20, 2019
A state-certified (Post Certified)Defensive Tactics Instructors Coursefor Law Enforcement, Security Personnel and Martial Arts Instructors who wish to offer Defensive Tactics Courses in their agency, military unit or martial arts school. Defensive Tactics Instructor's Certification is good for 2 years. Built upon the proven tactics taught to Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and other elite military and law enforcement, these Master Instructors deliver the training, knowledge and insights to equip you to effectively and efficiently train others who protect and serve.
Masters, Shihans, Sokes, and Grandmasters from various styles convene for a special night of rank advancement, recognition, and martial arts demonstrations on Friday evening. Black belt testing before the Grandmaster’s Council is a great honor, and for those who test, it is an experience that will last a lifetime. Black belt testing begins on Thursday night, with successful candidates being recommended for presentation to the full Grandmaster's Council on Friday evening for the final part of their examination.
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: July 20, 2018
The USMAHOF celebration is a black tie event during which the accomplishments of inductees are presented to the entire audience. After a world class meal, each inductee is highlighted and individually honored by being brought on stage and presented their personal USMAHOF achievement plaque. The event is enjoyed as a social event as well. Martial artists from across the U.S. and from around the world are able to visit as peers. It is a time where special people are recognized, camaraderie is enjoyed and the martial arts are celebrated. The Hall of Fame event is a time when lifelong friends are made. The United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame is one of the most prestigious venues of its kind.
Sponsored by the International Martial Arts Council of America, the United States Martial Arts Hall Of Fame brings together elite martial artists, representing a broad collection of styles and systems from around the globe during our annual training camp. These instructors share their unique talents, providing a unique opportunity to cross-train and experience all that the martial arts has to offer. Each year the Hall of Fame and IMAC hosts one of the largest most diverse martial arts camps in the United States. This International Training Camp draws martial artists from across the globe to train with some of the best instructors in the world.