is going to be a very busy month ... starting with our Kick-a-Thon on
the 3rd and finishing with the Goodwill Tournament on the 25th.
really want to take a LARGE group of students to the tournament this
year. We won't have another one this close to home and the cost is only
$40 if you pre-register by the 20th. (Download a registration form or tournament flyer
here.) This is your best bet for putting your skills to the test in
competition this year. If you have any questions about it, please let
Friday, Feb. 3rd 6:00pm
Tournament Prep Class - 1
Friday, Feb. 10th 6:00pm
CKD Pre-Test Prep Class
1000 West Adams St Ridgeland, South Carolina 29936
Mail in your Goodwill Registration with Cashier's Check or Money Order and save $$ on the Tournament Fee!
Tournament Prep Class - 2
Friday, Feb. 24th
Last chance to practice before the tournament... cost only $5.00
Beaufort High School Gym, 84 Sea Island Pkwy, Lady's Island, SC 29907
Saturday, Feb. 25th
Demonstrations start at 10:00am ... Students should arrive no later than 9:30am!!
March 2nd 5:30pm
Saturday, March 3rd
Hyper Pro-Training Friday, Feb. 10th 5:00pm
Pro-Training students ... Come work on sections 1 & 2 of the bo
form we've been learning and be introduced to section 3. This class will
give you a head start on Monday's class and better ensure we complete
learning of the form before the Goodwill Tournament on Feb. 25th. This class is $10, but students are invited to stay an additional hour for the Tournament prep class that follows for FREE!
Tournament Prep Class - 1 Friday, Feb. 10th 6:00pm
preparation for the Goodwill Tournament on Feb. 25th, this class will
help students brush up on their forms and weapons for competition. We
will work on entering & exiting the ring, introductions to the
judges, performing with intensity and more. This hour long class costs
Belt Testing Feb. 22-23
Remember the Requirements:
Gold Belts & Higher - Full white uniform with Dunamis Patch on right shoulder & Flag Patch on Left Shoulder
Purple White & Higher - Same as Gold Belts plus ... UFAF patch on left chest. Must be active UFAF members! (If you are testing for Purple/Orange or higher, you MUST be a UFAF member. Click here to register! Let me know if you need assistance.)
Test Fees ... All Belt Test Fees (under Black Belt) are $20
(This fee must be turned in with the Exam Request Form prior to belt testing or a $10 late fee will be added!)
We've got some super exciting things in the works for this coming year. We will have a new class schedule and some class changes going into effect on Monday, Jan. 16th.
want to sit down with each one of you to discuss the upcoming
schedule/class changes to make sure each family is getting the program
and class times that will be most beneficial.
As you return to class this week, be sure you make time to come in and talk to Lindy or Allison!!
Leadership Training Friday, Jan. 13th 5:00-6:30pm
Do you want to be a part of our Dunamis Karate Leadership Team?
Do you want to learn valuable skills that will help you be a leader, not only at karate, but in all areas of life?
This class is for you!! Register now for only $25.
Are you a current member of the
Leadership Team? You can take this course as a refresher for only
$10. Remember, that each team member must attend a minimum of 2
leadership trainings per year!
Kid Power Kick-A-Thon
Sign up On Jan. 18-19
Kick-A-Thon on Feb. 3rd
fun 1 hour workshop teaches kids the fundamentals of being successful
while incorporating physical fitness and self protection.
KICK OUT BAD HABITS - KICK IN GOOD THOUGHTS - KICK IN GOOD GRADES -
KICK IN FITNESS - AND..... KICK IN SUCCESS
Students write their goals on the Success Board and learn how to break through the board into success! Students begin getting donations 2 weeks before the seminar. The day of the seminar, the students turn in their donations and attend the 1-hour Kick-a-thon seminar at the school.
Tournament Prep Class Nunchucks!!
Saturday, Jan. 21st 10AM - 11AM $10
The Goodwill Tournament in Beaufort will be held on Feb. 25th.
This special Tournament prep class will help students learn a nunchuck
form to use in the competition. The cost is only $10... you will need to
have your own chucks!
In this time of New Year's Resolutions, I will leave you with this simple quote from Roland Osborne:
"You can tell how good you will become by how easy you give up!"
all of you vowing to lose weight, get in shape, keep your room or house
clean, get better grades, pay off debt, etc ... Whatever your
resolution ... let's allow the world to see how good we're going to be
in 2012 by NOT giving up!