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 […]

Roy Goldberg Sensei Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu Seminar with Sensei Roy Goldberg

US Budokai of Clifton Park is honored to host Sensei Roy Goldberg for a Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu Seminar on Sunday December 13th from 9am to 1pm.  Daito Ryu is a 1200 year old Samurai art.  It has directly influenced the development of many popular martial arts such as Aikido, Shorinji Kempo, Hakko Ryu Jujitsu and Hapkido.   […]

Kids Jiu jutsu sparring2 A Brief History of Judo

Judo, meaning “gentle way,’ is a popular and venerable Japanese martial art that has spread in popularity so far as to become an Olympic sport. The main objective of the martial art is to pin an opponent to the ground, or force a submission by applying a chokehold or joint lock. Judo allows strikes, thrusts, […]