Practice makes improvement

Hello, I have come to tell you about my practice. I practice my drills in the basement. I figured out that empi, basic warm up, and doces pares form #5 are the longest. I do 10 practices of each kata at a time. The shortest are the four basic stances. My favorite kata is targeting set…

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Halloween Excitement

In a few weeks I am going to Blake’s haunted farm. I am going to do the haunted hayride, 3-D barn, and zombie paintball. I can’t wait for the 3-D barn. I didn’t get to do it last year. My favorite last year was zombie paintball.There was a guy with a chainsaw, a real one,…

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Halfway there! Week 6th- Prep class

Hello everyone, last Prep class was the half way mark of Black Belt Prep. It is actually hard to believe that we are already at the 6th week of Prep class! Let me give you an brief explanation on what happen at Prep class. When we started class we went straight into self-defenses, relearning some…

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Being Crazy is good?

So earlier this week, two special guests came to my school earlier this week. Every year my school likes to bring a special guest to motivate the students into having a positive school year.  They were  explaining that being crazy is actually good! Let me explain. Most of the people who we study in our…

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How I blog

I like to make sure I am in a comfy spot. Then I have a low music level playing to encourage me. Also a low level of my sister. I get a sharp pencil and my writing journal. I learned to write my blog on paper that way I don’t have to think of stuff…

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Intense Saturday

Saturday I went to karate. We did sparring, it was fun and hard at the same time. After I thought sparring was over Shihan didn’t tell us to get a drink and take off our pads. Instead we practiced push ups and jab cross’ while running across the floor. After it was over I looked…

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Week 5, Black Belt Prep

I started off the day by being picked up by Mr. Huffman (Thank you!) and Grace. We arrived at the school 20 minutes before the class. When we bowed in, we started off with 15 jumping jacks per Prep class member. We then did 7 push ups and sit ups. We then went to self…

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Take Fire drills seriously

On Wednesday my school conducted a fire drill as required by the government. Every time I do the fire drill, it brings back memories when there was actually a fire at my school… Before I even started karate and was still in elementary school, there was a fire that took place. I remember every detail…

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Karate Championship

Today I went to a karate championship. First we went to the smaller stages, then we went to the big stage. I learned that planting your feet makes you look confident. My favorite part was when people did jumps and flips. I am glad I got to go because I had not been to a…

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The N.A.I.K.C with a video!

When I went to the North American International Karate Championship at Dearborn, I was able to see many people from around the nation and the world compete. I was introduced to a whole new level of intensity, kicks, tricks, weapons, and much more. While I was there, I saw Shihan, Coach Amy, Coach Candius, Coach…

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