Captain Tamara Long - Archuleta

Memorial Open Karate



Air Force Combat Search and Rescue

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"These things we do that other may live."


Captain Tamara Long-Archuleta

May 12, 1979-  March 23, 2003



Komodo 11 Crew

Lt. Col. John Stein, Mission Commander, Bardolph, IL

Captain Tamara Long-Archuleta,Co-pilot, Belen, NM

Staff Sgt. Jason Hicks, Gunner, Jefferson, SC

41st. Rescue Squadron

Master Sgt. Nichael Maltz Senior, St. Petersburg, FL

Airman Jason Pilite, Grandledge, MI

Medical Specialsts, Pararescumen

38th Rescue Squadron

We now have the date for the

14th. Annual Captain Tamara Long-Archuleta Memorial Open Karate Championships - 

OCTOBER 19, 2019. 

Belen High School Gymnasium

1619 W. Delgado Ave., Belen, NM

10:00 am   Registration beginning at 8:30 am  

$35.00 for one event and $5.00 for each additional event.


$5.00 discount for schools

pre-registering 10 or more competitors. 

Spectators $3.00 (7 and under free).

 Visit this page dedicated to the Tournament rules and Judging Criterion

We have this event listed under events on our Facebook page - BelenGojuRyuKarate


A Tournament Program is created for each tournament.  350 copies are distributed to all competitors, families, and spectators.  The tournament rules are stated, trophies and awards are listed,and  schedule of events.  We also recognize those who help us make this a quality event with our opening prayer, Colors presented by, National Anthem performed by and all the businesses that sponsored this tournament.  We encourage everyone to try and do business with our sponsors and thank them for their sponsorship.  Not only does this help to make a positive event for everyone, this also helps us keep our Scholarship Program going to help others go to college in our daughter's name.  A copy of the 8th. Capt. Tammy Tournament Program and the how to apply for this Scholarship is on our Scholarship Info page.