2019 Annual Memorial Youth Tournament
Sun Valley Karate-Do Dojo

February 23, 2019

Group photo of youth tournament competitors

Youth 10–11 Beginner Kata (9th Kyu)

1st Presley Shields — Santa Monica
2nd Yowhanes Dagnew — Santa Monica

Youth 10–11 Beginner Kumite (9th Kyu)

1st Presley Shields — Santa Monica

Youth 9 Beginner Kata (8th Kyu)

1st Peter DeSart — Venice
2nd Shion Saitoh — Venice

Youth 6–11 Beginner Kata (7th Kyu)

1st Luke Shimahara — Venice
2nd Kenneth Holbert — Venice
3rd Emiko Mercier — Venice

Youth 6–11 Beginner Kumite (7th–8th Kyu)

1st Luke Shimahara — Venice
2nd Kenneth Holbert — Venice
3rd Emiko Mercier — Venice
3rd Peter DeSart — Venice

Youth 12–13 Intermediate Kata (6th Kyu)

1st Arlene Gonzalez — Los Angeles
2nd Christian Luna — Los Angeles
3rd Celeste Hernandez — Los Angeles

Youth 12–13 Intermediate Kumite (6th Kyu)

1st Christian Luna — Los Angeles
2nd Arlene Gonzalez — Los Angeles
3rd Celeste Hernandez — Los Angeles
3rd Aidan Brady — Venice

Youth 7–9 Intermediate Kata (5th Kyu)

1st Aki Goldner — Venice
2nd Isabella Clara — Sun Valley
3rd Garrett Sugano — Venice

Youth 7–9 Intermediate Kumite (5th Kyu)

1st Isabella Clara — Sun Valley
2nd Aki Goldner — Venice
3rd Garrett Sugano — Venice

Youth 11–13 Intermediate Kata (5th Kyu)

1st De’Ivyon Jackson — Los Angeles
2nd Andrea Clara — Sun Valley
3rd Luku Goldner — Venice

Youth 11–13 Intermediate Kumite (5th Kyu)

1st Luku Goldner — Venice
2nd De’Ivyon Jackson — Los Angeles
3rd Andrea Clara — Sun Valley

Youth 11 Advanced Kata (3rd Kyu and Up)

1st Lev Fakhrutdinov — Santa Monica
2nd Roberto Ortiz — Sun Valley
3rd Abraham Perlas — Los Angeles

Youth 11 Advanced Kumite (3rd Kyu and Up)

1st Abraham Perlas — Los Angeles
2nd Lev Fakhrutdinov — Santa Monica
3rd Roberto Ortiz — Sun Valley

Atsushi’s Award 2019 (Best Spirit)

Abraham Perlas — Los Angeles

Okuyama Memorial Award 2019 (Best Technique)

Luke Shimahara — Venice

Competitor receiving an award from Sensei James Field