Summer Promotionals and Warrior Challenge!

Congratulations to the 66 candidates who successfully passed kyu promotionals on July 18 and July 27 2018!  Kyu ranks are colored belt students who are progressing their way to black belt.  At US Budokai we have 12 ranks to black belt:  White, White Kyu, Blue, Blue Kyu, Yellow, Yellow Kyu, Green, Green Kyu, Brown, Brown […]

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 […]

Conge Haley 280x190 Karate Tournament Champions!

2018 Winter Cup On Sunday January 27th members of Team Budokai competed at the 2018 Winter Cup martial arts competition with phenomenal success!  This is an overall competition with kata, weapons and breaking events.  Scores from all events are combined for final placing. Tournament Competition Results for the Winter Cup 2018 Joey 1st Bethany 1st […]