The roads are slick and snows still coming down. Stay home and stay safe. Find some room in the basement and work on your kata! Remember, Sais and Tonfa are relatively safe inside but Bo is best left for the backyard!
Saturday, January 4th, was the date of our annual Kagami Biraki (first training of the new year). For some it was their first experience and proved to be a bit of an eye opener. Others can try to explain it to you however, until you go through it yourself, you can not truly understand. […]
Just a reminder that the Mukashi Kids Classes will be starting up again very soon! The first class will be Monday September 9th. Class times are the same as last year: Mondays and Thursday from 6:15 to 7PM.
S T R I K I N G P O S T — July / August 2019 The 13th International Soke Cup was held July 26th-28th in beautiful Penticton British Columbia, Canada. By all accounts it was a great success. A big congratulations goes out to Chris Taneda Sensei and all his organizing team. […]
Striking Post – June, 2019 Good day everyone, The 17th edition of the Yarmouth Karate Challenge Cup was held on Saturday June 1st. By all accounts it was another great success with 130 competitors representing 12 Dojos from across the province and a couple of athletes from New Brunswick. A big congratulations goes […]
Hello everyone, Here are the details for the KNS banquet. Date is Saturday June 1st (after Yarmouth Cup ) Held at Rudders Seafood Pub. Water st. Yarmouth Time is slated for 7 pm Menu: All you can eat buffet, Turkey and baked Haddock Rudder`s tossed salad & pasta salad Oven roasted potato Dessert- Apple […]
Hello Everyone, It is that time of year once again when the best competitors in the region gather together in Yarmouth to compete for the coveted Yarmouth Karate Challenge Cup. This year marks our 17th edition of this exciting competition. The tournament will once again be held at the Mariner`s Center and the events will […]
S T R I K I N G P O S T – February 2019 Ichi Gan, Ni Soku, San Tan, Shi Riki First the eyes, Second the feet, Third Centre of Gravity, Forth strength In this edition I would like to discuss the judging of kata in competitions. In the last 35 years, […]