Dear GM's, Masters, Instructors and Students,
Harding Martial Arts (HMA) and ATFI is honored to welcome and host all International Taekwon-Do members and practicioners to an International Instructor’s Course (IIC) and Black Belt grading to be held in San Francisco, California, USA on July 4,5 & 6, 2014. The event will be held downtown at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero, in the heart of the “City by the Bay”.
The International Taekwon-Do Federation Technical Committee will be conducting this course.
Grand Master Hector Marano
Grand Master Willem Jacob Bos
Grand Master Ung Kim Lan
The Technical Committee will help to expand our knowledge and standardize technique. Subjects to be covered include patterns, self-defense, sparring, theory of power, and that which makes the ITF style unique, the “Do” of Taekwon-do.
HMA would love for everyone to take part in this great event, in a great city at the time of celebrating our nations Independence. We ask that you make your reservations in advance as early as possible to ensure great travel packages and lower cost and will give HMA the ability to accommodate everyone attending or wishing to attend. Please feel free to contact Joshua Harding @ (925) 830-0500 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
HMA would also like to encourage everyone to take advantage of the significantly discounted room rates at the Hyatt Regency that have been extended to allow coverage three days before and/or after the IIC, to provide vacation time and an opportunity to enjoy the exciting city by the bay! Early reservations will be able to receive great views and/or balcony suites for viewing the awesome Fireworks show from the comfort of the hotel or you may enjoy them from Fishermans Warf only a few minutes walk from the IIC venue.
The IIC individual applications, banquet, t-shirt forms and fees are to be submitted either by email or mail no later than June 1st, 2014. Hotel reservations MUST be made by June 17th, 2014 otherwise will be subject to availability at the time of the request.
No one will be allowed to attend if fees and sign up information has not been received and verified by June 1st, 2014
Online registration Begins July 1st, 2013 / www.hardingtaekwondo.com
Joshua M. Harding A-5-230
HMA has selected the Hyatt Regency Hotel for the International Instructors Course in San Francisco, CA.
On Friday, July 4tha traditional Fireworks display will take place over the San Francisco Bay, viewable from anywhere on the pier as well as from most hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency.
On Saturday, July 5ththe evening will have a special “Formal” banquet for everyone to enjoy the company of the Grand Masters, Masters, and all other attending Taekwondo students.
The banquet will be held at a nearby McCormick & Kuleto’s restaurant located in the famous Ghiradeli Square —great Californian Cuisine in the heart of any after dinner festivities! Please wear formal attire. Suit, Tie and/or evening dress recommended.