Category «Announcement»

11/4/17 – Ryukyukan International Karate Tournament

Our Elite Team performed extremely well in there individual kata divisions and a several kids fought great in their kumite competition rings. Our team training on Fridays really produced the competitors that can win and do their best.  Congratulations to all and not to forget the parents, our coach and officials.  Everyone is a important …

International Karate Tournament – 9/17/17

Great individual effort from four of young athletes competing in a SoCal karate tournament on Sunday 9/17/17. Everyone earned a trophy for winning in their respective divisions. Congratulations team.

2017 USA National Championships

While we are all enjoying our summer with family and friends these three girls travelled to South Carolina last week for the USA National Karate Championship.  They performed well with stiff competition for kids from around the USA. Kylie Tang took a 5th place in the elite kata division against strong competition from Hawaii. Violet …

We Are Moving! New Dojo Location

We are moving into a new dojo close to the Shannon Center, the site of our last dojo tournament. We are very excited to announce that August 1st will be our dojo’s new beginning.  We know you will enjoy the new location. Location:  Gateway Center, 21001 San Ramon Valley Blvd in San Ramon.  The unit # A7 …

May 2017 Brown and Black Belt Promotion

Saturday was terrific day for our candidates promoted to a higher level of brown and black belt. We have two new second degree (Nidan) black belts and fourteen certified first degree black belts.  We added seven new interim black belts ready to train to be certified. Plus we promoted a bunch of brown belts to …

2017 Jr. International Cup and USA Open Karate Championships

Our Elite Team of nine athletes competed for two days in two national karate events this weekend.  Naturally we are very proud of their efforts for trying their best. Friday, the Jr. International Cup have Kylie Tang and Megan Quan winning gold in kata.  Adrianna Villesis won silver and Violet Waite won bronze.  Johnnie Muir won a silver …

2017 NCKF Championships

Here are few photos of our 20 person Elite Team that competed at the NCKF qualifier tournament.  Everyone performed very well and we are so proud of them. 10 of our members are traveling to Las Vegas in April for the US Junior Olympic and US Open Championships.  We wish them for continued success. Our …

AABBA Annual Dojo Tournament – 2/26/17

Sunday at the Shannon Center was a fun day for 175 member athletes competing in our annual dojo tournament. Everyone did a wonderful job performing their kata and sparring with good sportsmanship.  I watched our ring assistants help the children new to competition line up and get ready to perform their kata.   They were very …