2015 Caltech Winter Special Training

Date: January 30 - February 1 (Friday evening through Sunday)

Check-in: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM on Friday January 30th at Braun Gym, Caltech. Be on time! Late arrivals are not admitted to Special Training.

Location: Check-in: Braun Gymnasium, Caltech, 1200 E. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA. Practice: Polytechnic School Gymnasium, 1030 E. California Blvd, Pasadena, CA.

Driving Directons to Gyms: Refer to this map . From the intersection of Wilson and California, go south on Wilson about half a block. Braun Gym (check-in) is on your left (East side of Wilson). For the Polytechnic Gym (where practices are held) go further south about another quarter block. The gym will be on your right. The Polytechnic Gym is located just north of the intersection of Wilson Ave and Cornell Road.

Leader: Ed Lee, Yodan

Registration: $150 fee covers the cost of facilities and a place to sleep on the gym floor, but does not include meals. Make checks payable to "Shotokan Karate of America". SKA membership dues MUST be current. Print the registration form online from http://ska.org/news/wp-content/uploads/st_form.pdf on the SKA web site. The registration form and check should be mailed to the following address with postmark no later than January 20, 2015.

Late Registration Fee: $200. Cancellation Fee: $25, no exceptions.

Mail registrations to:

   Sijia Dong
   California Institute of Technology
   MC 127-72
   Pasadena, CA  91125
   ATTN: Caltech Winter Special Training 2015

First practice: 7:30 PM on Friday.
Last practice: We expect to finish by 5:00 PM on Sunday.

Parking: Free parking is allowed in all UNNAMED parking spots in the Caltech underground parking structure from Friday 4:30 PM onwards (over the weekend).

Guidelines: Lodging and food is the responsibility of the participant. Sleeping overnight on the gym floor is encouraged. Drink lots of fluids - it is very important to remain hydrated! Bring sleeping bag, drinks, food, etc. Here is a recommended list of items to bring.


   Chris Finch  626-991-9646 (cell)
   Sijia Dong
   Caltech Dojo