Vernon's Professional Personal Development Martial Arts StudioAPRIL 2014
Sensei Clayton Seminars
Sensei Clayton will be in Vernon on April 3rd and 4th and will be our special guest at seminars held at Kal Tire Place (Wesbild Centre).
Sessions will run as follows;
- Thursday 5:00-6:30pm – Children green to blue belts
- Thursday 6:30-8:00pm – Children brown and Jr. Black belts
- Friday 6:00-9:00pm – All adult students
The cost for children is $35.00 and adults $50.00 with all proceeds donated to the trip to Okinawa in July 2015. Please note that Ninja class will run on Thursday, April 3rd but all other classes will be cancelled on Thursday and Friday. Space is limited so don’t wait, sign up today!
Special thanks to the Louis family for their kind donation of the new Lego table.
Happy Birthday in April
Evan Johaneson; Isaiah Mihailoff; Miranda Hutchison; Brooke King; Carter Brown; Jared Hack; Michelle Tobler; Haley Stevens; Ava Tepper; Mae Harned
Please note we have changed the date of our meeting to Sunday, April 6th @ 7pm at the dojo.
Please remember to check the Lost and Found for any items that you may not realize you lost!!
Our next belt testings
will be held on: Saturday, April 26th, 2014 (check your grading invitation for times and payment due date)
Spectators are welcome.
Easter Weekend hours:
Good Friday, April 18th
Easter Monday, April 21st
Adult Kobudo Class
Upcoming dates are:
- April 11th & 25th
- May 2nd & 23rd
Tournament/Battle of the Dojo’s Practice
This practice is for tournament team members and students that have signed up to participate at the Battle of the Dojo’s in May. Practice will be held on Sunday, April 13th starting at noon. Depending on our numbers we may divide this practice by belt ranking so please watch the boards for more information.
Leadership Team Practice
Our next leadership team practice will be held on Sunday, April 13th from 11am – noon.
Summer Camp 2014
Registration forms are available for our summer camp held this year on Texada Island from July 23rd - 26th. The camp will cover competition kata and sparring and participants are required to own sparring gear. All adult students and children red belt or higher, 10 years of age or older are eligible to participate. Space is limited at this camp so don’t wait, register today!
Accommodation information can be found on the registration form.
Battle of the Dojo’s
Registration forms are available in the lobby for the Battle of the Dojo’s held on Saturday, May 10th in Chilliwack, B.C. You may compete in kata, weapons, sparring, team OR family kata. Family kata must consist of one parent participant. Division lists are posted in the lobby to help you complete your registration form. The Coast Hotel (604-792-5552) has rooms available at a discounted rate so mention the Canadian Martial Arts Academy when reserving your room. Don’t wait, register today and help bring the trophy back to Vernon! Sensei Nicholson is looking for Black Belt volunteers to judge at this tournament.
If you are available to help please let Sensei or Sempai Sue know.