2019 World Open Martial Arts Championship

Every year, the World Open Martial Arts Championship (WOMAC) attracts hundreds of elite competitors from around the world who come together here in New York City to compete for medals and cash prizes, with diverse martial arts styles including form competitions (open hand & weapons) in Modern Wushu, Northern Kung Fu, Southern Kung Fu, Karate, Taekwondo, Internal Martial Arts, and Taijiquan, as well as combat competitions in Taekwondo SparringPoint Sparring, Continuous Sparring, Full-Contact SandaUltimate Sanda, Grappling, Shuai Jiao (Chinese Wrestling), Push Hands, Chi Sao, Self-Defense DemoShort Weapon Sparring, Long Weapon Sparring, and Arnis Stick Fighting. Our judges are experienced in judging national and international level competitions and possess extensive knowledge in their martial art discipline, thus ensuring the quality and professionalism of the WOMAC. Click on each division above to read the rules.

The Martial Spirit in Competitions

Organized by the World Fighting Martial Arts Federation (WFMAF), and co-organized by New York City Deputy Sheriffs’ Association, the WOMAC is an arena which promotes the core values of martial arts: self-discipline, self-respect and respect for others, the nurturing of personal growth, and the practice of inclusion of all people and cultures as a means to building a whole and healthy society. This tournament provides a unique experience for martial artists from around the globe to come together and compete in a fair and friendly atmosphere, to share skills and knowledge, to establish new friendships with those who share the same core values of martial arts, and to express these core values through actions. Come and join us on October 13th for our Annual Championship, and experience for yourself martial spirit hand in hand with one of the premier martial arts tournament events on the East Coast of the United States.

Grand Championship Competition

All advanced level gold medal winners in forms divisions, with all children to adults age groups, are eligible to compete in the grand championships. Grand championships are categorized into External Open Hand Forms, External Weapons Forms, Internal Open Hand Forms, and Internal Weapons Forms. Eligible competitors, who received an advanced level gold medal in their division, must pay $20 at the tournament to enter the grand championship competition. Medals and award certificates will be issued to the winners of grand championships.

Click Here to Read the Competition Rules and Regulations

For international competitors, invitation letter will be issued upon request by email at info@wfmaf.org. Please provide scanned passports of each team member in the email.


October 13th, 2019 (Sunday)
Long Island University Post – Pratt Recreation Center
720 Northern Blvd,
Greenvale, NY 11548

Hotel Accommodation and Airport Transportation: Click Here

– Mail the registration form to us along with your Money Order
– Money Order Payable To: World Fighting Martial Arts Federation
– Mailing Address: 329 Great East Neck Rd, West Babylon NY 11704
– Cash or checks are not accepted
Registration Form
Early Registration by September 29th
$60 / First Event
- Each Additional Event: $20
- Ultimate Sanda Event: $60
- Spectator Fee: $15 / Person
- Pay by Credit Card
Standard Registration after September 29th
$80 / First Event
- Each Additional Event: $20
- Ultimate Sanda Event: $80
- Spectator Fee: $20
- Pay by Credit Card

For international competitors, a free invitation letter with the competitor’s passport information will be issued upon request. For international teams, a team invitation letter with the passport information of all the team members will be issued upon request. Please send the request and scan of the passport(s) by email to info@wfmaf.org.
Benefits of Becoming a Judge
– Free competition T-shirt
– Free lunch at the competition
– Free attendance to the celebration banquet after the competition
– Publication of the master’s or instructor’s martial arts bio on this website
– Opportunity to perform during the Master Demonstrations at the competition
– We will provide free hotel rooms to judges who live outside of New York City and will bring at least 8 competitors to the tournament (competitors must register early). Each hotel room will be shared by 2 judges. For free hotel room reservation, please contact us by email at info@wfmaf.org.
Online Judge Application Form


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Assisting Organizations

Jiangfan Study Abroad
New York Hanfu Corporation
New York Meeting Club
Sun Group
Shanxi Chamber of Commerce
World Guan Gong Club
Xinyi-Dao Kung Fu
Crayton’s Martial Arts
Ortiz’s Kung Fu Academy
Kellerman’s Kung Fu Academy
Al Bender’s Kung Fu Academy
Dacheng Dao Kung Fu
Born-To-Win Martial Arts
Philadelphia Wing Chun
Shuai Jiao US
College Park MMA
J Three Martial Arts Association
Wu Shen Tao Kung Fu Center
Di Studio
Liang Anren Tai Chi Center
New York College of Health Professions