Duane Shimogawa Jr. – The Garden Island
Some of the best fighters from around the island and beyond will take center stage at the Kaua‘i Open Martial Arts Championships .
The event is in its 8th year and will be a great way to witness fighters both young and old .
Tickets are $5 each for general admission. The Kaua‘i Open takes place at the Kilauea Neigh- Neighborhood Center on Saturday, December 10 .
“It’s going to be a great event and everyone should come and check it out,” event director Pete Gallardo said .
Fighters who want to participate should contact Gallardo at 635-7180 .
The championships begin at 9 a.m. and all styles are welcomed to participate .
“Last year’s event was a huge success and this year’s should be even better,” Gallardo said .
For tickets, contact Gallardo at 635-7180 .
- Duane Shimogawa Jr., sports editor, may be reached at 245-3681 (ext. 257) or firstname.lastname@example.org .