Pan American Internationals Officials Application 2024

If you are at least 18 years old; and you hold a rank of black belt or black sash or instructor, or have otherwise been qualified by a recognized sport martial arts association as an official, we invite you to apply to be a Pan American Internationals Official.
If you have officiated before, great! please fill out the form again, as well as if it is your first time.

You will be contacted by email either way, whether your application is accepted or not. If accepted, your email will include a link to the rules and ring layouts being used, and information on your class, meeting times, judging schedule, and compensation.

Please fill out all applicable fields below, and check the boxes at the bottom confirming your attestation and agreement with the liability waiver. If you have any questions that have not been answered above, please contact us here.
Thank you for your interest in being a Panamerican Internationals Official.

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In order to keep connected with the officials manager at all times, and to receive announcements, training and any information needed, we might a Facebook group just for officials. We will add you to that group with the email you used to create your Facebook account, please provide below.


I am a black belt or black sash or instructor level in my style and/or organization; or I have been qualified by a sports karate association or regulatory body that conducts and/or regulates tournaments similar to ISKA/NASKA events like the Pan American Internationals.

I have familiarized myself with the rules, regulations and protocol to be used at the next edition of the Pan American Internationals, or I attest that I will do so before I arrive at the event. I agree to be bound by these protocols. I agree to attend all meetings and be present at all requested times; or if I must miss a scheduled time, to seek a waiver in advance from a Pan American Internationals Officials Team staff member.

I understand I may receive compensation for my officiating duets at the event, and I agree I will be responsible for claiming said compensation as income and the payment of any taxes due; and that the Pan American Internationals will not withhold any funds from my compensation for these purposes.

I attest that I am at least 18 years of age; that I have never been hospitalized for a mental disorder; and that I am not currently on felony probation or a misdemeanor probation that involves violence or a sexual offense of any kind, in any jurisdiction. I further attest that I am not required to register as a sex offender or sexual predator, nor have I ever been convicted of a sexual offense of any kind, or an offense of violence toward a minor, in any jurisdiction in or outside of the United States.