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MAY NEWSLETTER

MAY 2018 CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL STUDENTS AND PARENTS WHO SUPPORTED OUR 33rd ANNUAL BENEFIT TOURNAMENT.  Though it was a smaller event, the competition was good, and everyone should feel good about being a part of something that has raised in excess of $200,000 for charity. We are working to improve our visibility on the internet.  […]

APRIL NEWSLETTER

April 2018   Remember that our 33rd Benefit Tournament is at Hackettstown High School on April 22nd. Pre-register and save money. Registration the day of the event is from 8:30 to 9:45 or when the person’s event runs. We generally are completely done by 3PM. We can use help in a number of area during […]

MARCH NEWSLETTER

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE STUDENTS WHO ATTENDED THE GOLDEN RULE KARATE TOURNAMENT. Kristyn Wheeler – 3rd Kata  Cristina McDonald – 3rd Sparring Jake Brader – 2nd Kata   Sammy Heinrich 1st Kata, 3rd Sparring                  Daniel Tankel – 4th Kata, 2nd Sparring   Rachael Tankel – 4th Kata   Trinity White – 3rd Kata   Madeline Ridge – 3rd Kata, […]

FEBRUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 2018 OPEN HAND KATAS Seisan:  From Shorin Ryu. Emphasizes a straight-forward stance, seiken tzuki blocking (straight punch), the mae geri (straight forward), and rapid technique. Seiunchin: From Goju Ryu. Emphasizes a strong, low stance in which the heels are shoulder-width apart and the feet are pointed out on a 45° angle. It also stresses […]

FEBRUARY 2018

FEBRUARY 2018 OPEN HAND KATAS Seisan:  From Shorin Ryu. Emphasizes a straight-forward stance, seiken tzuki blocking (straight punch), the mae geri (straight forward), and rapid technique. Seiunchin: From Goju Ryu. Emphasizes a strong, low stance in which the heels are shoulder-width apart and the feet are pointed out on a 45° angle. It also stresses […]

JANUARY 2018

JANUARY 2018 With the coming of the New Year, we have the prime opportunity to renew ourselves and rededicate ourselves to our families, work or school and our training. One of the strengths of a karate training session is that the process is mental as well as physical, so the whole person benefits from the […]

DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

DECEMBER 2017   THERE WILL BE NO CLASSES ON DECEMBER 23rd, 25th AND JANUARY 1st.   IF INTERESTED FOR CHRISTMAS –                         ISSHIN-RYU PATCH – $8             SCHOOL PATCH – $5             IWKA MEMBERSHIP – $35             SAFETY HANDS & FEET – $38 / SET – ORDER ASAP             MOUTH GUARDS – $1                         WHILE […]

NOVEMBER 2017

AMERICAN ISSHINRYU – “DAY WITH THE MASTERS” SEMINARS – NOVEMBER 12th – (SUNDAY)   9 A.M. – 5 P.M. SHERATIN TARA HOTEL – PARSIPPANY, NJ PRESENTERS – MASTERS – ALBERT MADY, JOHN & CINDY INGRAM, WALTER VAN GILSON, SCOTT FAWCETT & HEIDI GAUNTNER $50 / PERSON AI MEMBERS – INCLUDES BUFFET DINNER $75 / PERSON NON […]

OCTOBER 2017

OCTOBER 2017   PROMOTIONS EARNED SINCE OUR LAST NEWSLETTER: Junior Orange Belt – Skye & Trinity White   Junior Green Belt #1 – Dylan Schulze – – – CONGRATULATIONS!  I was fortunate enough to meet and attend seminars with Zig Ziglar from 1999 to 2008. His ideas and philosophies influenced many lives, including mine. His teachings […]

SEPTEMBER 2017

SEPTEMBER 2017   PROMOTIONS EARNED SINCE OUR LAST NEWSLETTER: Junior Orange Belt – Ralphie Donica   Junior Green Belt #1 – Junior Green Belt #2 – Anthony and Kyle Coletta   Junior Purple Belt #1 – Izzy Donica, Alexis D’Ambly   Senior Brown Belt #3 – Michael Donica   Senior Brown Belt #2 – Ken Aten   WHAT IS […]