1st Place

The Northeast Open is the premier open martial arts tournament in the Capital District Area.  It is the highlight of the season for Team Budokai!!  Congratulations Team on your hard work and success at the 2022 Event! With over 300 competitors in 8 rings, the competition went all day!! News 10 Highlights the 16th Northeast Read More

Pillar #3 = Communication!

Our third quarter Pillar is Communication! Your child’s ability to communicate with confidence will determine how well they cope with our ever-changing world!  Are they filled with anxiety or a lack of confidence?  US Budokai Karate will help your child stand tall, use eye contact and speak clearly with confidence! Successful communication is far more Read More

TINY TIGER PROMOTIONAL SUMMER 2022 Amazing effort, energy, and enthusiasm from our Tiny Tigers at Summer Testing!! These 4-6-year-olds have improved so much in the last few months.  We can’t wait to see where this journey takes them!! CONGRATULATIONS! Highlights of the Promotional can be viewed here! Tiny Tigers teaches 4–6-year-olds basic karate skills in Read More

Summer Promotional 2022

SUMMER PROMOTIONAL 2022 at US Budokai Karate for JR/Teen/Adult Members was our biggest promotional ever!! Congratulations to all who advanced during the Summer 2022 Promotional!  Hanshi Jarem commended the groups – especially beginner white belts – on their effort, energy, and enthusiasm!! The 3 E’s of success! Students rose to the challenge of testing with Read More

Unplugged Ninja

Leadership students at US Budokai Karate build positive habits! Finding a balance for healthy screen time is an important building block for good habits but can also be challenging for parents. In this week’s extra credit challenge (Discipline Challenge #5), for five days in a row, students must turn off all screens by 7 pm! Read More