FOUR STATE KARATE OPEN – On Sept. 17, members of Van Dyk’s Karate competed in the Four State Open Karate Tournament in Neosho in preparation for the upcoming National Karate Championships in Minnesota this October.
All of the competitors came prepared and performed well. All of our team members worked very and left everything out on the mat. Everyone in attendance had a Great time competing and visiting with old and new friends and competitors. Team VDK brought home 16 beautiful pieces of shiny hardware and one giant Grand Champion Throphy which was awarded to Hunter Malensek after winning the Youth Forms Grand Champion. Van Dyk’s Karate Compitition Team was also honored to receive the Top School Award at the tournament.