I think this is the correct forum to post this type of thing...forgive me if i am wrong.
Has anyone ever heard of the Uechi World Cup For Peace?
FOr those who don't know, it's obviously a tournement held every year in different cities all over the world. Last year (2005) I believe it was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina...I, personally, am very happy to say that this year it is being held close to home for me.
Here's the official Website if you're interested...