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5 Reasons to Join Shorin Ryu Karate Academy

Not sure if the Shorin Ryu Karate Academy is right for you? Check these out and you won’t have any more questions. You’ll be signing up for your classes before we can say “hi-ya.” 1. Sensei David S. Hogsette The head instructor at the Shorin Ryu Karate Academy is Sensei Hogsette. He holds the rank

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Shorin Ryu Karate in Grove City YMCA

Shorin Ryu Karate in Grove City is Now at the YMCA Formerly held on Grove City College campus, the Shorin Ryu Karate Academy has recently moved to the YMCA. Master the art yourself by attending classes on Tuesday and Thursday nights 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Instructed by Sensei David S. Hogsette, classes are $35/month for

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New Book by Sensei Jerry Figgiani

  Inspired by Jerry Figgiani’s articles for The Masters Magazine, this book provides in-depth interviews and insights from the modern karate masters including: Frank Grant, Joseph Carbonara, Kensei Taba, Takeshi Tamaki and Masahiko Tokashiki. Plus special remembrances of the Okinawan greats including: James Wax, Ansei Ueshiro, Soke Takayoshi Nagamine, Parker Shelton and Joe Lewis. You’ll

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We Made the GCC Paper

Shorin Ryu Karate Club Makes the Collegian We are happy to note that the karate club was featured in the Nov 7, 2014 Collegian at Grove City College. We made the front page! It’s beneath the fold, but it’s still the front page! Good job everyone, and keep spreading the word about the Shorin Ryu

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Sensei Jerry Figgiani’s New DVD

Sensei Jerry Figgiani, 8th Dan in Matsubayashi Shorin Ryu, president and founder of SRKDI, has released his latest instructional DVD. He explains the historical development of the Yakusoku Kumite drills and demonstrates how to apply their core principles in self-defense situations. Order a copy at SRKDI.com.

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Jerry Figgiani Sensei in Karate Masters Vol 5

Jerry Figgiani Sensei is featured in the final volume (vol 5) of Karate Masters. Check it out!! (Click to arrows to see more pics of the book.) Can be ordered from SRKDI. From the back cover blurb: “After the acclaimed success of the “Karate Masters” series, the author presents “Karate Masters” Volume 5. With a

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Sensei Jerry Figgiani in Upcoming Book

Sensei Jerry Figgiani, president and founder of Shorin Ryu Karate-do International, will be featured in the upcoming Karate Masters, Volume 5. Click the open in new window button to view the the book cover and back cover for more information.

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New Book by Hanshi Frank Grant

My Promise to the Master by Hanshi Frank Grant From the Preface: It’s a daunting task to take the teachings of a lifetime and put them on paper. My Sensei, Grand Master Shoshin Nagamine, was passionate about developing and sharing the most effective, efficient and scientifically–sound system of karate possible. His book, The Essence of

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Sensei Hogsette Receives International Rank Recognition

On June 23, 2014, Sensei Jerry Figgiani, president and founder of Shorin Ryu Karatedo International, evaluated Sensei David Hogsette and conferred upon him international rank recognition for his San Dan (third degree black belt) in Shorin Ryu Karate. Sensei Hogsette’s rank is now officially recognized in Okinawa, allowing him to train with various Okinawan masters.

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Training Resumes Fall 2014

As students and faculty return to campus for the Fall 2014 semester, be sure to look for the Crimson Dragon Martial Arts fliers announcing the training schedules and room locations. See you on the deck!

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Grove City YMCA
543 E. Main St. Ext
Grove City, PA 16127

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