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 […]

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US Budokai Karate of Clifton Park of Clifton has the most experienced staff in the area! HANSHI RUSS JAREM, 8TH DAN Master Instructor | Owner Hanshi Russ Jarem began his marital arts training in 1977 and has been the Master Instructor/Owner of U.S. Budokai Karate of Clifton Park since 1980. Hanshi Jarem graduated in 1972 […]

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On May 19th Senpai Michael Favreau Graduated with Honors, from the University at Albany, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting!  We congratulate him on his accomplishments and are excited to announce that Senpai Michael has decided to follow his passion and apply his many skills to a full-time Instructor position with us at US Budokai […]

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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 […]