Schedule for the Event

Sunday, August 23rd

13:00-15:30 – Arrival and registration at Kfar Maccabiah Hotel
17:00-20:00 – Joint training sessions for Shotokan members from Israel and abroad, led by Shotokan Shihans, to be held in four different regions of Israel. Everybody will receive their location assignment at the time of registration. Transportation shuttles to and from training/dinner to the Kfar Maccabiah Hotel will be provided.
20:30-22:00 – Dinner, to take place at today’s training location

Monday, August 24th

07:00 – Breakfast at the hotel
08:30-10:00 – Full group training session, youth and all guests in Ramat Gan National Park, walking distance from the Kfar Maccabiah Hotel. We will walk there together from the hotel.
10:00-13:00 – Youth training session at Kfar Maccabiah pools
14:00-18:00 – Adults and youth competitions and performances at the Kfar Maccabiah Sports Arena
13:00-14:00 – Lunch box for adults; full lunch for youth
19:00-24:00 – Reception, speeches, and banquet at the Kfar Maccabiah Banquet Hall

Tuesday, August 25th

10:00-16:00 – Godan exams at the Ben Shemen Sports Arena Lunch will be served for judges and examinees at Ben Shemen Transportation provided before and after the exams at Kfar Maccabiah Hotel
9:00-17:00 – Full day tour (destination TBA) for those not participating in or watching the Godan exams. Lunch box to be provided.
19:00 -23:00 Dinner, dancing, and closing gala reception


For adult Shotokan members: $450
For Shotokan member youth under the age of 18: $350
For non-training guests: $350
Initial payment will be due in January 2020; final payment due June 30th , 2020.

All participants in training sessions must be members in good standing of Shotokan-Oshima in their home country.

Included in the Price

Training, participation in competitions, Godan exams.
An organized day of touring (9:00 to 17:00) on August 25th for trainees and family members who will not be participating in and/or watching Godan exams.
Transportation to and from to all the various 50th Year events and the Kfar Maccabiah Hotel in Ramat Gan. (There is no transportation to and from the airport.)

Included Meals

August 23rd – Dinner
August 24th – Lunch box, opening reception, and dinner
August 25th – Lunch, dinner, and closing reception


Our organization has received special prices for this event at the Kfar Maccabiah Hotel in Ramat Gan, Israel, located just outside of Tel Aviv and 20 minutes from Ben Gurion International Airport. Hotel website: Also see, attached, a description of the hotel, which had been sent to you previously.
Reservations and payment should be arranged directly through the hotel and not through Shotokan Israel.
Accommodation rates include breakfast.
Shuttles to and from all events will be available from this hotel.