Haley PA 280x190 Cant Break This Streak!!

This weekend Team Budokai traveled to Scott Township PA for the Keystone State Breaking Championships. Haley Miller placed first in creative wood, power hand, power elbow and power foot.  Haley is learning a great deal about the power events and she did a great job improving her power elbow butstruggled with a new set up […]

MG 2972 280x190 FROM A KARATE PARENT

I’m often asked why we pay good money and are so committed to having our child in karate, especially when there are so many “free” activities out there that kids can join. Well, in all honesty I don’t pay for karate – karate is just the by-product of what we are paying for … Let […]

IMG 3044 280x190 31st Annual Black Belt Clinic

Sunday March 4th saw the 31st gathering of US Budokai Karate black belts at clinic.  Held annually on the first Sunday of March this year’s event gathered over 60 black belt members ranging from new junior shodans (first degree) black belts to rokkudans (seventh degree) black belts. This year’s clinic presented four hour long classes […]

IMG 20180224 100954247 1 280x190 Breaking Grand Championships

On February 24,2018 over 80 individuals met to compete at the USBA/WBA Massachusetts State Breaking Grand Championships.  Team Budokai was represented by Arika Struzinsky and Haley Miller. Congratultions to Haley Miller who was awarded first place in power hand, elbow, and foot.  Haley was the only junior black belt at the tournament and competed up […]