Author Archives: Sensei Keeling

Enrichment Classes

We currently have “enrichment” classes taking place at four local schools in Mountain View and Los Altos and may be adding Palo Alto schools later this year.  Parents often ask if their children can learn anything by repeating these classes.  The answer is most definitely Yes! I recently received an email from the father of […]

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Kim Sensei Seminars May 16

Sensei Kim began his Shotokan Karate training in 1977. He currently serves as official Instructor, Examiner and Judge for the World Traditional Karate Organization (WTKO) in the Mid-America Region. His passion is to share his love of karate with his students through personalized, motivating and insightful instruction. His focus is on conveying the importance of […]

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Shodan!

Announcing our dojo’s newest black belt, Ananya!  She passed on May 2, in our Redwood City dojo.  Administering the exam were WTKO Chief Instructor Richard Amos Sensei and senior dojo instructors Jon Keeling Sensei and Fred Borda Sensei. This is not a “youth black belt.”  The requirements were the same as for adults, and no re-exam […]

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New Classes in Palo Alto

We’re adding even more classes! Two new classes have begun spring sessions through the City of Palo Alto: Teens’ Karate Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 pm, April 1 – June 3 At the Mitchell Park Community Center in Palo Alto Women’s Self-Defense Fridays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, April 3 – May 29 In the ballroom at […]

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