2018 Special Guests and Seminar Schedule
Friday April 20, 2018 1 to 5 PM
FREE PREREGISTRATION SEMINARS
OMAHA BLUE WAVES MARTIAL ARTS
13803 Industrial Rd.
Omaha, NE 68137
FREE USKF Referee Refresher Course
Free to All Black Belts – (Upstairs Class Room) 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Join GM Jeffrey Helaney (and staff) as he reviews the rules and regulations governing tournament refereeing at USKF Sanctioned events. This abbreviated course follows the outline of the full referee certification course and is both a good review and an introduction to understanding the responsibilities of a tournament referee.
GM Troy Trudeau
Free to Pre-Registered Competitors – (Floor One) 2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
Join GM Troy Trudeau for a short journey into the world of TaeSool Hapkido. This seminar will focus on joint locks, and body balance manipulation. GM Trudeau holds a 9th Degree Black Belt in Tae Sool and is the highest ranked student of GM Kang Rhee. GM Trudeau is the president of the World Tae Sool Association.
GM Robert Dunn
Free to Pre-Registered Competitors (Floor One) 3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
Join GM Robert Dunn as he discusses and teaches some of the concepts of Traditional TaeKwon-Do in this dynamic and interactive seminar. GM Dunn is a 9th Degree Black Belt and pioneer in the art of TaeKwon-Do. He is the founder and president of the International JunTong TaeKwon-Do Federation.
Dr. Nick Gerassimakis
Free to Pre-Registered Competitors (Floor One) 4:00 PM to 4:50 PM
Join one of Poekeolan’s greatest living practitioners as he shares his knowledge of this almost forgotten Indonesian art. Dr. Gerassimakis will be assisted by one of his students, Geoffrey Wathen. Dr. Gerassimakis has studied under some of the arts greatest American practitioners including the late progenitor of the art in the United States, Willy Wetzel.
Some of our Past – Special Guests
If you have missed the last few years at ONMAC — YOU HAVE MISSED A LOT! We have been fortunate enough to have amazing special guests such as martial arts legends: action movie star and kickboxing champion Don “the Dragon” Wilson, award winning director/actor/producer Art Camacho, traditional martial arts icon Frank Williams, noted author and martial artist Dr. Nick Gerassimakis, Hong Kong action movie star and multi-year grammy nominee Vincent Lyn, and traditional TaeKwon-Do legend GM Robert Dunn just to name a few.