Oct. 21st, 2011
 
The DAV presents:
Modern Arnis - Best of the West Camp

For the first time in Europe: 6 of the leading Modern Arnis Masters of the western world in one camp !

September 28th - 30th, 2012 in Dortmund/Germany


GM
Dan Anderson

MoTT
Chuck Gauss

GM Datu
Tim Hartman

GM Datu
Dieter Knüttel

GM Datu
Kelly Worden

MoTT
Brian Zawilinski

Please click on the pictures to enlarge.
More information about the Masters can be found here,
and some background informationen of the camp here.


July 16th, 2012: some days ago Datu Kelly Worden sent a message, that he
unfortunately will not be able to teach at the camp. Here is his message:
Message Kelly Worden, pdf, 42 KB
pdf invitation: english, 1219 KB
Registration: Reduced rate when registered by August 15th 2012.
Please use this form for registration: Online registration
When: 28th to 30th of September 2012
Where: TSC Eintracht, Victor Toyka Str. 6, 44139 Dortmund, Germany
Who: Grandmaster Dan Anderson, Gresham, Oregon, USA
Master of Tapi Tapi Chuck Gauss, Taylor, Michigan, USA
Grandmaster Datu Tim Hartman, Buffalo, NY, USA
Grandmaster Datu Dieter Knόttel, Dortmund, Germany
Grandmaster Datu Kelly Worden, Tacoma, Washington State, USA
Master of Tapi-Tapi Brian Zawilinski, Cromwell, Conneticut, USA
Training: 2 or 3 masters will teach parallel depending on the number of participants (each 60 - 75 minutes)
Student level: 11 lessons
Black belts and licensed instructors: 14 lessons
Grading: DAV-black belt gradings 28th from 9:00 in the morning
Costs: for DAV, WFMA, IMAF, Nat. Spirit, WMAA, MA80 members

Friday to Sunday:
Saturday & Sunday only:
Pre-registration by August 15th;
120 € (170 US$)
100 € (140 US$)
later or at the door
150 € (210 US$)
130 € (180 US$)

for all other participants:


Friday to Sunday:
Saturday & Sunday only:
Pre-registration by August 15th;
160 € (225 US$)
140 € (200 US$)
later or at the door
190 € (270 US$)
170 € (240 US$)

Group discount for non members on the above organizations, if you register at least 10 participants, the price for the members will apply.

Payment: PayPal (kasse@modern-arnis.de) or draft (Deutscher Arnis Verband e.V., IBAN: DE24 2501 0030 0605 8603 07, BIC: PBNKDEFF).
Overnight: Free sleeping in the gym with sleeping bag is possible.

Special arrangement were made with 2 hotels:

Hilton Dortmund (4 Min by foot to the hall):
  • Single room: 79 € (110 $) (plus 5% tax)
  • Double room: 99 € (140 $) (plus 5% tax)
  • both inclusive breakfast, pool sauna and fitness
  • Booking: svenja.boehme@hilton.com, +49 231 1086-818, code: Modern Arnis
Ibis Hotel (Sorbenweg, 8 minutes by car):
  • Single or double room: 49 €, (70 $) (each plus 5% tax)
  • breakfast is extra: 10 € (15 $) per person
  • ooking: H0489@arcor.com, +49 231 96950, code: Modern Arnis
Meals: There is a restaurant at the gym, the VITAMIN E. There are 4 special arrangements:
  • For people that sleep in the hotel or at home Friday to Sunday:
    Meal deal 1: 22,50 € (33,00 US$) that includes: Fr.: dinner, Sat.: lunch & dinner
  • For people that sleep in gym Friday to Sunday:
    Meal deal 2: 35,50 € (51,00 US$) that includes: Fr.: dinner, Sat.: breakfast, lunch & dinner, Sun.: breakfast
  • For people that sleep in the hotel or at home Saturday to Sunday:
    Meal deal 3: 15,00 € (22,00 US$) that includes: Sat.: lunch & dinner
  • For people that sleep in gym Saturday to Sunday:
    Meal deal 4: 21,50 € (32,00 US$) that includes: Sat.: lunch & dinner, Sun.: breakfast
The 'meal deals' have to be ordered during pre-registration until the 15th of August 2012 via the DAV-website. When you have registered there I send you the menu where you can pic meals that you like, which you send back to me. You pay the meals during the registration at the camp before the seminar starts and you get vouchers for the meals that you have chosen. During every meal there are 1 or 2 vegetarian dishes offered. Drinks are not included and have to be paid extra.
Camp T-Shirt: Will be available as DAV-T-shirts and camp-sweaters:

DAV T-shirts have the DAV logo on the front and a camp logo on the back.
  • DAV-T-shirt white: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL
  • DAV-T-shirt black: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL
Price: 25,- € (36,- US$) each

Camp-polo-shirts have 'Best of the west camp' on the front and a camp logo on the back.
  • Camp-sweater black:: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL
  • Camp-sweater red: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL
Price: 40,- € (58,- US$) each

The shirts have to be ordered with the pre-registration for the camp, latest to the 15th of August. You pay them when you register at the camp before it starts.
How to get there: Drive on the A 40 to Dortmund, (no mattrer if from east or west). Then exit to on the B54 in the direction of 'Hagen' and 'Hohensyburg, Herdecke', then Take the 2nd exit (there is a little sign to the 'Eintracht'). Then take the next street to the left and then park your car. Take the main entrance and fllow the signs to the Arnis seminar
Responsibility: The organizers take no responsibility whatshowever. Participation on your own risk.