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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, June 14, 2011 – On Saturday, August 6, 2011, Shotokan Karate of America (“SKA”) will host its 55th Annual Nisei Week Karate Exhibition and Tournament at the Braun Gymnasium of the California Institute of Technology (“Caltech”). SKA’s Nisei Week Karate Exhibition and Tournament is the oldest karate demonstration in the United States. […]
<em>“Following is an account of my personal experience during my first special training in 2005, during which time, I was a member of the CSULB Dojo…enjoy!” -Michel Schnaas</em> The rains had come and gone leaving on their path debris on the beach and a chill in the air. This would become the stage for the […]
Date: Friday through Sunday January 21st, 22nd, and 23rd Check In: 6PM Belmont Shore Pier, Long Beach Friday, January 21st First Practice will begin at 7PM on the beach south of the Belmont Shore Pier. First & last practice on the beach at Belmont Shore Pier. All other practices at Cal State Long Beach. Pre […]
Hey, I had a great time carpooling up with you guys to Santa Barbara-always an adventure. I’ve been looking forward to training with you guys and Sensei all week! Thanks for including me, I think the world of you guys. Training up at Shotokan Ohshima Dojo is always amazing. It was nice to see and […]
First and foremost, protect time for Special Training. Plan ahead. Let your family know. Try to take some time away from normal activities before and after Special Training — so that you don’t have to rush and you have time to recover. Start getting your self in better condition. Run. Increase your personal and dojo […]