Do you want to compete is a amateur level Pankration Tournament?

The Warrior Challenge is open to Military ( active, reserve, IRR), Law Enforcement, Fire Dept./ EMT and their civilian sponsored guests. ( Civilian adults need to be accompinied by someone from the Military, Law Enforcement or Fire Dept. to compete). If enough interest , we will add a teenage (14 to 17 yrs.) division, open to all teens, with or without a sponser.

The tournament will be held Saturday November 20, on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. Entry fee is $30 if pre-registrated. All spectators are welcome. You need a U.S. Drivers license, proof. of registration and insurance to drive on base and your vehicle may be searched.

Pankration Competition is geared towards those who want to compete in MMA but in a safer format. Rules allow strikes to the body , takedowns and submissions. The tournament is double elimination with a consultation bracket for third place. Each Match is 3 minutes long. This is the 4th tournament by So Cal Pankration and the first MMA style tournament on Camp Pendleton.

Weigh in and last minute registration will be from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. and we will shoot for a 10:00 a.m. start time.

The San Onofre Community Center Gym is located just South of the Basilone Rd. exit of I-5 at the San Diego - Orange County Line.

Registration forms will available by this Weds. at

Or E-mail and I will send one to you now.

Here is a slide show from the 2004 California Pankration Championships held in San Diego last August. The DVD will be ready soon.