April 2018 Local Tournament

50th State Tournament Sunday, April 22, 2018 | Salt Lake District Park First Place Diamond Kekahuna (F B2 51) Caroline Porras (F NOV 06 47) Jaaron Sato (M B2 51) Dylan Buelow (M B2 59) Adrien Justiniano (M NOV 08 56) Kota Hase (M I1 84) Ronson Murillo (M I1 57) Second Place Marina Koida…

2018 San Jose Buddhist Tournament

San Jose, CA February 11, 2018 Kainalu Matthews and Czarina Pineda-Abaya competed in the San Jose Buddhist Tournament, a senior-level tournament. Kainalu competed in both the brown-belt and black-belt division at 100 kg and Czarina competed in the black-belt division at 57 kg. Kainalu won the brown-belt division at 100 kg and went 1-3 in…

Inoue Clinic

Tuesday, December 26, 2017 We had the privilege of hosting a clinic by Kosei Inoue, an Olympic Champion and three-time World Champion. Throughout the clinic, Inoue demonstrated his favorite techniques of uchimata, ouchi gari, and osoto gari. He emphasized the key aspects of each throw, how to use them effectively as combinations, and how to…

December 2017 State Tournament

50th State Tournament Sunday Dec. 3, 2017 | Salt Lake District Park First Place Diamond Kekahuna Adriana Daoang Charlotte Campbell Caelin Balansag Makena Abe Jessica Dixon Keiso Hirohata Ronson Murillo Cohl Otsuka-Bence Kota Hase Joshua Frias Logan Lau Ramos Suzuki Robert Frias Second Place Cole Fukuda Phoenix Lee Jaaron Sato Angelina Daoang Kyler Ching Kou…

November 2017 Local Tournaments

50th State Tournament – Salt Lake District Park | Sunday, November 19, 2017 First Place Emi Matsumoto Charlotte Campbell Caelin Balansag Kainoa Farley Second Place Colbie Nakano Phoenix Lee Angel Lee Ronson Murillo Noa Frasco Contested Jaaron Sato JBBAH Tournament – Halawa District Park | Sunday, November 5, 2017 First Place Adisyn Loo (Novice) Sadie…

September 2017 Local Tournament

50th State Tournament – Salt Lake District Park Sunday, September 17, 2017 First Place Jase Okamoto Ronson Murillo Draezyn Tanaka Gavin Buelow Jayce Kamimura Zhyra Tanaka Diamond Kekahuna Pukey Daoang Angel Daoang Jaaron Sato Ethan Snyder Second Place Dylan Buelow Reese Chang Riley Chang Third Place Noah Frasco Sabinne Matsumoto Contested Stanley Okimoto (2-2)

2017 Cadet World Championships

Santiago, Chile CJ Pascual-Tabuyo, Chase Wusstig, and Noah Wusstig are traveling to Santiago, Chile with Sensei Greg to compete in the 2017 Cadet World Championships. Chase (-66 kg) and Noah (-60 kg) will compete on Thursday, August 10, 2017. CJ (-63 kg) will compete on Friday, August 11, 2017. Best of luck to all three…