Great day of training on Sat., March 10th, at CMAC!  Kobudo seminar covering bo kihon 1-8, Shushi no Kon Sho kata, and bo tai bo kumite!  Next seminar is June 8th in Ahoskie, N.C., using the sai!  Five hours training!

David Henshall – Kata


Congratulations to Sensei David Henshall for his recent outstanding performance at the AAU State Championships on March 3rd!  Sensei Henshall received bronze medals in kata, kumite, and kobudo!  Time to get ready for regionals and nationals!  Good luck!

Sindi Juarez Perez – Jan.

Aiden Brunner -Feb.

Congratulations to Sindi Juarez Perez and Aiden Brunner!  Sindi is student of the month for January and Aiden for February!

Sindi, age 35, has been training for almost 3 years.  She began training after watching her son for several months and Sensei gave her a gift certificate to try the classes!  Her favorite part of karate is sparring!  When not at class she enjoys singing in her church choir and eating her favorite food, pozole(corn and meat)!  She has worked at Glaxo/Smith/Kline for the past 11 years in the housekeeping dept.!

Aiden, age 10, has been training for one year.  He began training to help his concentration at school.  His favorite part of training is learning katas!  When not at class he enjoys basketball and soccer and his favorite food, spaghetti.  He is in the 4th grade at Easley Elementary School!

Great job Sindi and Aiden!



Dear CMAC families and friends, thank you so much to everyone who contributed to our Christmas collection this year!  We were able to help many families this holiday season!  You always amaze with your giving heart!  Thank you and God bless!  Pictured with Sensei Gurganus is Hope Valley principal, Kristen Tate, with some of the items donated!

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