Goodwill Cup - 2007

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The Shotokan Karate Club at the University of Washington is pleased to announce that the 2007 Goodwill Cup Tournament will be held Saturday, March 24 in Seattle. This longstanding SKA/CSK event is open to all Ohshima Shotokan karateka.

Schedule

Event Day Time Location
Registration
  
Sat,
Mar 24
11:00 am -
11:30 am
Meadowbrook Teen Center
10750 30th Ave. NE, Seattle WA 98125 (map)
206-684-7523

Note: This is NOT the Meadowbrook Community Center,
which is close by but not the same facility.

Practice
  
11:30 am -
1:00 pm
Tournament
  - GoodWill Cup teams
  - White belt ring
  - Brown belt ring
  - Black belt ring
  - Women's ring
1:00 pm -
5:00 pm
Dinner 6:00 pm -
?:?? pm
Fushen Chinese Seafood Restaurant
9019 Aurora Ave NE, Seattle WA 98103 (map)
206-624-3888
We encourage you to stay with one of our dojo members overnight and join us for practice on Sunday (see Lodging below).
Sunday Practice Sun,
Mar 25
10:00 am -
12:00 pm
Dance Fremont
4015 Stone Way North, Seattle WA 98103 (map)

We invite everyone to join us on Sunday for practice.
We also invite you to join us for lunch afterwards at a nearby restaurant.

Logistics

Cost
$20 US or $20 CAN ($10 US for dinner)

Registration
Registration will begin at 11:00am on the day of the tournament. DOJO LEADERS: For organizational ease, please send us a rough head count of the expected number of participants from your dojo.

Forms
Entry form: pdf | doc
Waiver and liability form: pdf | doc

Please mail the above entry form and waiver and liability agreement form by March 20, 2007 to the following address:

Shotokan Karate Club at the UW
c/o W. Ciesielski
P.O.Box 85428
Seattle, WA 98145

Registration by mail is required for entry for all participants 18 years of age or younger, and requires a signature of a parent or a legal guardian.

Showers, etc.
There will be shower facilities available at the Meadowbrook Community Center adjacent to the tournament facility.

Lodging
As always, you are encouraged to stay with one of our dojo members on Friday and Saturday nights if you like. If you do, please contact us and bring a sleeping bag and other personal items.

For those who would like to stay at a hotel, here is a partial list of local area hotels:

Silver Cloud

1-800-205-6940 or (206) 526-5200
5036 25th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Approximately 25 minutes walk from Physics and 15 minutes from the HUB. University Village Shopping Mall is nearby. Indoor pool, spa, fitness center, guest laundry, and free on-site parking. Refrigerators, coffeemakers, and microwaves in all rooms; some rooms have kitchen facilities. Continental breakfast included.

Travlodge

(206) 525-4612
4725 25th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Approximately 20-25 minutes walk from Physics and the HUB. University Village Shopping Mall is nearby. Free on-site parking. The Travelodge also has simply furnished one- and two-bedroom apartments with equipped kitchens; weekly and monthly rates are available. Please note that local or toll-free phone calls are billed at 10 cents a minute after the first 20 minutes.

Waertown

1-866-944-4242 or (206) 826-4242
4242 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Approximately 10 minutes walk from Physics. Fitness room, guest laundry, and free on-site parking. Free local phone calls and high-speed internet access in each room. Loaner bicycles available to guests and local shuttle service available by reservation. A studio room has a coffeemaker, microwave, small refrigerator, and an "a la carte" special amenity selection (see website for descriptions). Continental breakfast buffet included. All rooms are non-smoking.

University Inn

1-800-733-3855 or (206) 632-5055
4140 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Approximately 10 minutes walk from Physics. Restaurant, fitness room, a seasonal heated outdoor pool, spa, guest laundry, and free on-site parking. All rooms non-smoking. Continental breakfast included. Suites available with microwave, coffeemaker, and small refrigerator.

College Inn Guest House

(206) 633-4441
4000 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Approximately 5 minutes walk from Physics. A 1909 European style B&B on the National Register of Historic Places; simple period furnishings; separate bathrooms for men and women are "down the hall". Rates include tax and continental breakfast. Visa & MC accepted. American Express is not accepted.

Directions

Meadowbrook Teen Center
10750 30th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98125 206-648-7523
Note: This is NOT the Meadowbrook Community Center, which is close by but not the same facility.

The Meadowbrook Teen Center is located north of the University of Washington just off of Lake City Way. The cross streets are NE 107th St and 30th Ave NE. There is a parking lot as well as street parking in the neighboring bloks.

Route form NORTH of Seattle on I-5

  1. Take exit #175 (NE 145th St/WA-523 exit) and turn left (east) onto NE 145th St. and drive for about 1.6 miles (2.5km).
  2. Turn right (south) onto Lake City Way NE and drive for about 1.4 miles (2.3 km).
  3. Turn left (east) onto NE 117th St. and drive for about 0.1 miles (0.2 km).
  4. Turn right (south) onto 30th Ave NE and the Teen Life Center will be on your left (east).
  5. There will be a long narrow parking lot on the south side of Nathan Hale High School. It has playing fields on its right and the Nathan Hale Gym on its left. The Teen Life Center is in the back left corner past the Nathan Hale Gym.

Route form SOUTH of Seattle on I-5

  1. Take exit #171 (WA-522/Lake City Way exit) and continue on Lake City Way NE for about 2.1 miles (3.4 km).
  2. Turn right (east) onto NE 107th St and continue for about 0.3 miles (0.5 km).
  3. Turn left (north) onto 30th Ave NE and the Teen Life Center will be on your right (east).
  4. There will be a long narrow parking lot on the south side of Nathan Hale High School. It has playing fields on its right and the Nathan Hale Gym on its left. The Teen Life Center is in the back left corner past the Nathan Hale Gym.

Dinner at Fushen Chinese Seafood Restaurant
9019 Aurora Ave NE, Seattle WA 98103
206-624-3888

Route form Meadowbrook Teen Center

  1. Turn left (south) onto 30th Ave NE from the Teen Life Center.
  2. Turn right (west) onto NE 107th St and drive for about 0.3 miles (0.5 km)
  3. Turn left (south) onto Lake City Way NE and drive for about 1.6 miles (2.6 km).
  4. Turn right (west) onto NE 80th St and drive for about 0.5 miles (0.8 km).
  5. Veer right (north) onto Banner Way NE and switch to the left lane to continue onto N 85th St and drive for about 0.8 miles (1.3 km).
  6. Turn right (north) onto Aurora Ave N and drive for about 0.3 miles (0.5 km).
  7. The restaurant will be on the left side (west) of the street.

Contact Us

Last-minute driving directions "hotline"
Mary Blonski: 206-290-1488
Rebekah Hahn: 206-683-3528
General information
Susumu Harada 206-245-4357