CFKS is sponsored by four central Florida koi clubs including the Orlando Koi and Pond Club, the Rainbow River Koi Club, the Gainesville Koi Club, and the Florida East Coast Koi and Pond Club, and the ZNA Southern Koi Association. These member clubs incorporated the show as the Central Florida Koi Show Society, Inc. Click on club logos at the bottom of the page to visit club web sites.
We are pleased to announce that CFKS 2015 will host the ZNA Presidents’ meeting. ZNA SKA has been working with Dick Thomas, US ZNA District Chairman to welcome Japanese judges to our show. The ZNA Presidents’ meeting will be held Friday morning and there will be a ZNA Judge Seminar (open to the public) Friday afternoon. Please see Seminars on our menu bar for additional information. Read more…. visit ZNA America and ZNA Japan websites.
Our Judge Team for CFKS 2015
Head Judge: Mr. Tomio Motoda, Head Judge (ZNA Certified Judge, ZNA Board Director, Chief Director of International Division)
Judge: Mr. Takeshi Yamamoto, ZNA Certified Judge, (ZNA Board Director from June, 2015)
Our Judge Team includes the following USA judges.
Mr. Richard Thomas, ZNA Assistant Certified Judge, District Chairman of ZNA America
Mr. Mike Frady, ZNA Local Certified Judge, AKJA Certified Judge, AKJA Committee Member
Mr. Dale Gingerich, AKJA Certified Judge
Mrs. Teri Alexander, AKJA Candidate Judge
Mr. Ray Alexander, AKJA Candidate Judge
Ms. Yuko Shirako, from the Zen Nippon Airinkai Head Office (Secretary, International Division) will serve as interpreter.
All of the koi pictured on the banner are examples of many of the fine show koi on exhibition at the Central Florida Koi Show. We hope you will drop by over the weekend to enjoy the many fine specimens, and stay a while to participate in our seminars and shop the vendor fair area. All are free to the public except a small charge for the all day seminars on Friday and Saturday.
When: March 13-15, 2015
Where: In Orlando on International Drive - The International Palms Resort
Address: 6515 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
Hotel Reservations must be in by February 7th for reduced rate.
Use our Group Code CKP ($96 per night with resort fee waived) Phone: 407-351-3500
If you have any difficulty with reservations please contact Henry Culpepper.
Registration - To sign-up and find information for the koi show, seminars and banquet see Registration. Most all information is available at the pages on our menu bar, however if you do not see an answer to a question here, please select link below for email contact.
Trophy Sponsors - Please visit our Trophy Sponsors' Page
Vendor Information - Mike McMahon
Show Donations - Don Hellard
Koi Show Registration - Sherri White
Goldfish Show Registration - Karen Hardcastle
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