IMG 4924 e1573168000480 280x190 Karate is Preserving History

Black belt candidates US Budokai Karate of Clifton Park give written and oral presentations prior to belt examinations.  Recent second degree black belt candidate, Peter Sharma, researched and presented on Kaicho Tadashi Nakamura and reflected upon his own part in preserving the history of karate. Some excerpts from Peter’s paper: “My training in US Budokai […]

IMG 5044 e1571356009412 280x190 Karate is Girl Power

On September 28, US Budokai Karate senior member Maureen Skinner achieved her third degree black belt.  Senpai Maureen is a fabulous role model and our biggest cheerleader when it comes to “girl power”.   As part of her promotional examination, Senpai Maureen was asked to give a presentation as to why she thinks karate is “girl […]

51601970 group of human hands holding together concept 280x190 KARATE for TEENS Off the Mat Chat

On Monday October 7th, a guided chat for KARATE TEENS ONLY began with a great turnout of boys and girls!  The “chat” offered in the backroom from 7:30pm – 7:50 pm is scheduled for the 1st & 3rd Mondays monthly, immediately following teen class.  “Teens” class at US Budokai Karate ranges in age from 6th graders […]

IMG 20190623 150016336 280x190 Eagle Scout Alex Yevzerov

US Budokai Karate Congratulates Alex Yevzerov on achieving scouting’s highest honor, Eagle Scout!! Alex’s Court of Honor was held on June 23rd at the Clifton Park Elks Club.  Alex joins two other US Budokai Eagle Scouts – Keegan Skinner (2018) and Leland Macy (2019) with this prestigious honor. In addition to 21 merit badges required […]