Archives for June, 2016
Congratulations to everyone who tested June 22nd! Great test and a great job! Keep it up! Wow! Seven new yellow belts(9th kyu) and five new yellow/2 stripes(7th kyu)!
Happy birthday to Shihan Sherman Courtney! I started training with Sensei Courtney in 1974. He is a direct student of Koyasu, Michio Sensei of the Soryu-kan style of karate. After earning 5th dan ranking he received the adoptive name of Soman Koyasu from his teacher. He was the first American to ever receive this honor! […]