America’s Youth California regional karate tournament. All AYOP locations are Invited!

Next tournament: To Be Determined

Competitions and tournamennts are major learning components to martial arts training. By participating in AYOP's regional tournaments, all competitors will have the opportunity to develop their skills which helps them to advance in rank much faster.

Open forms division

Any Kata/form or combination of moves is permitted. Each competitor will evaluated based on their form, balance, stances, focus, power and proper execution.

Sparring competition

Be the first competitor to accumulate three points and become the sparring champion. While wearing protective gear, competitors will learn to build confidence using light contact.

White, Yellow & Orange Belts

  • 9:30am - Registration
  • 10:30am - Meet with instructors & warm-up
  • 11:30am - Forms
  • 12:15am - Adult forms
  • 12:30pm - Sparring
  • 1:45pm - Black Belt demonstration
  • 2:00pm - $500 cash drawing
  • 2:00pm - end of White & Orange events

Purple to Black Belts

  • 1:45pm - Black Belt Demonstration
  • 2:00pm - $500 cash drawing
  • 2:15pm - Purple to Black belts warm-up
  • 3.15pm - Adult forms
  • 3:30pm - Sparring Purple to Black belts
  • 5:00pm - end of Purple to Black events

Each AYOP karate tournament competitor will receive one free ticket for the $500.00 Cash Drawing!

Our Location

  • Address: 6949 Genesee Avenue, San Diego, CA 92122
  • Phone: (619) 282-3066
  • Email:
  • Traveling on the 5 FWY- Take HWY 52 East, exit Genesee Avenue. Go north, the high school will be on your right-hand side.
  • Traveling from the 805 FWY - Take HWY 52 West, exit Genesse Avenue. Go north, the high school is on the right-hand side.
  • Traveling South on the 15 FWY- Take HWY 52 West, exit Genesse Avenue. Go north, the high school is on the right-hand side.

Registration fee

Cash or check only event

  • $30 per competitor (includes forms and sparring)
  • $10 per spectator
  • FREE for children under 5 years old.