Vernon Dojo

British Columbia

201 - 1710 Kosmina Rd.
Vernon, Bc.
Phone: 250-260-3320

CMAA Vernon

Vernon's Professional Personal Development Martial Arts Studio

OCTOBER 2014

Silent Auction Wine and Cheese

Just around the corner is our annual Silent Auction Wine and Cheese held at the dojo on Friday, November 21st from 6-9pm. Don’t miss out on this fun evening. Purchase your tickets from Sempai Sue for just $10. If you, your business or someone you know, can help by donating an item to be auctioned off please see Sensei or Sempai Sue. Your help and support is greatly appreciated. On behalf of our Okinawa bound Black Belt team, thank you to everyone that has already donated to the auction.

Happy Birthday in October

Ethan Greena;n Dylan Teichroeb; Louise Coetzer; Konrad Schultz; Ian Dorval; Jackson Adams; Leesa Gardner; Sam Sorochuk; Christina Spoor; Carter Moore; Colter Louis; Benjamin Simpson; Patricia Schellenberg; Tom Headington; Preston Radies; Helen Ronzani; Carter Baran

Belt Testings

Adult grading

Friday, October 17th @ 7:15pm

Kids Grading

Saturday, October 18th, 2014 (check your grading invitation for times and payment due date)

Jr. Black Belt Test

Saturday, October 25th, 2014 @ 10AM
Held in the Vernon dojo

Black Belt Test

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 @ Noon
Held in the Chilliwack dojo

MARK YOUR CALENDARS……..the Dojo will be CLOSED Monday, October 13th and Friday, October 31st

Kobudo classes

have been set for the balance of the year as follows:

October 3rd & 24th / November 7th & 21st / December 5th & 19th

If you are interested in joining the RyuKyu Kobudo Tesshinkan classes and are 14 years & up please let Sempai Sue know.

We will also be holding weapons classes in the New Year for the Black Belts traveling to Okinawa that are not currently members of the Tesshinkan Association.

Congratulations

Jay Jebb
September 2014
Student of the Month

Jordan Lorinczi
September 2014
Little Ninja of the Month

Halloween at the Dojo

kostume Karate!!

Wear your Halloween costume to class on Wednesday, October 29th and Thursday, October 30th and see if your fellow classmates know who you are!! Tricks, treats and fun! Must be in costume!!

Halloween Coloring Contest:

All you have to do to enter is pick up your coloring sheet from the front desk, color your picture and bring it back to the dojo with your name on it. We will be decorating the dojo with your pictures and your name will be entered in a draw to win some cool prizes. The pictures must be returned to the dojo by October 28th.

Leadership Team Practice

Our next practice will be held on Friday, October 10th from 4:30 – 6:00pm. Please come equipped with all of your karate gear.

Tournament Team Practice:

October 26th @ 11am A and B team members (or see Sensei if interested) that will be participating at the Pacific Northwest Classic in Seattle, Washington

Upcoming Tournaments:

November 01, 2014 Pacific Northwest Classic (Seattle)
February 2015 Dojo Shiai (Vernon)
April 2015 AAU Regional District Qualifier (Seattle)
May 2015 Battle of the Dojo’s (Vernon)
June 6th, 2015 Windsor Tournament (Windsor, Ontario)