Category Archives: Martial Arts

Promotion day


Although my certificate did not come in yet, my second degree promotion ceremony went ahead. We got new uniforms, took some photos, had a drink, and got started on material for third degree testing. Advertisements

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Geared up for a fight


Andrew looks ready for a fight this morning.  He looks like he is going to kick the kid making a charge at him.

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Young’s Karate Tournament


We had a road trip to Penn State territory.  The karate tournament was a well run affair.  Andrew was a bit disappointed in not doing as well as he would like.  I did well enough to win a grand champion. … Continue reading

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belt test


Andrew had a belt testing today.  The test was a bit of a struggle for him today, but he made it through.  I hope he learns from his experience today

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Guardians


  These are some interesting statues downstairs of my hotel.

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Karate tournament


   Andrew did a nice job at the karate tournament.  He managed to get first place in both kata and sparring.  

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Tournament Day


We got up at 4AM to make the trek down to Trinity College in Washington DC for the karate tournament.  I got there early for the tournament and took a couple of pics out front.  There is a view of … Continue reading

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