Category Archives: In the News

Happy New Year!

We had a very eventful 2016, including opening our new Honbu (headquarters) dojo at Cubberley Community Center. We had many guest instructors and our Chief Instructor taught at many other locations, including the WTKO International Summer Camp in New York. In December, we held our annual charity kick-a-thon event, through which we raised thousands of […]

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August 21 tournament recap

Silicon Valley Karate had a total of 10 competitors in the Shinkyu Shotokan tournament on August 21. This annual tournament is for adults and teens only. Kids’ tournaments take place at other times during the year (normally October & April). We were represented by a total of three kata teams, with almost all also competing […]

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More Tournament Success!

We had a couple of our brown belts compete in today’s fairly large tournament in South San Francisco. Akiko was in the 35-year-old+ women’s division for kata, which was half black belts. She placed first. Kostas was in the 35-year-old+ men’s division for kumite, which was mostly black belts. He placed second. Congratulations!

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