Jul 2, 2013
Self defense, and more
It's a mixture of self defense and self esteem. Maybe more. Whatever the case, 10 people - nine kids and one adult - were recognized for their karate skills by winning new belts at the Granville Shotokan Karate Academy, a traditional Japanese karate "dojo" in the Granville Dance and Music Academy, at 454 S. Main St. At 55, Brian Gregory was the ... (more)
Instructors in call for new members
HEAD instructors of four different traditional Martial Arts are inviting people to join them at the Tanren Dojo on Portland .
Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times
Mind, body, spirit, sticks, and swords
Kendo two-handed fencing using a bamboo kendo stick, or shinai blends technique with time-honoured tradition and respect, said Maple Ridge resident Murray Greissel, a second-degree black belt in the art.
Northwest Asian Weekly
Pacific Northwest Kendo Federation hosts AUSKF Iaido Nationals
Everett Kendo and Iaido Club sensei Tom Bolling, Bert Tsutakawa, Aniceto Seto, Hiroako Fukumoto, Iraj Mohebalian, Tamara McCollum, Marcus Phung, Lynn Miyauchi, Gunna Goerlitz, David Cooper, Musokai sensei Pat Murosako, Dean Yamada, Suzie Kozawa, David Lau, Emily Morgan, Brian Blumquist, Mark Uchida The Pacific Northwest Kendo Federation hosted this ... (more)