Julio “Mutch” Usera, Hanshi 9th Dan, Shorinji Ryu Jujitsu 2nd Dan, Matsumura Shorin Ryu Karate BLACK HILLS BUJIN KI RYU JUJITSU HONBU Rushmore Mall, 2200 N. Maple Ave, Rapid City, SD 57701 www.bujinkiryujujitsu.com Joe Herreman Dynamic Martial Arts of Sioux Falls 3400 E 49th St. Sioux Falls SD 57106 www.dmaofsiouxfalls.org
Hai sai (Hello) Martial Artists’: We had a long and unusually cold winter in the Northeast. But everything is back in full swing now and spring is here. Recently, we have had a number of great classes at the honbu dojo in New York. Anyone interested in visiting and/or training please let us know.
Greetings Everyone: Happy Holidays & Happy New Year. I wish everybody the best for the new year. 2013 is gone already and another year is upon us. 2013 was a good year for us and we accomplished everything we set out to do for the year.
Greetings martial artists: Hope all of you are well and training hard. I just returned from Wisconsin (see photos below) where we had a long weekend of martial arts hosted by Sensei Todd Anderson. Sensei Franco Sanguinetti from San Diego was there as well as many other sensei from around the country. The curriculum included Matayoshi kobudo taught by Sanguinetti sensei, karate, Continue reading →
Greetings Martial Artists: Just thought I’d let you know how Alan Goldberg’s event went in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The place was packed as usual. There were about 1,500 people at the banquet and the trade show and seminars were well attended.
Got to see many old friends and martial arts “Stars!” Michael Jai White (man crush) was there promoting a new movie along with Bill Wallace, Joe Lewis, Dan Severn and many other greats. As long as I’ve known Shihan Dana Abbot– oddly we’ve never done kendo together. Continue reading →
Greetings Fellow Martial Artistes! Hope everyone enjoyed the holidays. Now it’s a new year and it’s back to training hard again! In 2010 I got to start the year off as usual at Alan Goldberg’s Action Martial Arts Hall of Honors in Atlantic City, New Jersey. This is always a great event with many martial art celebrities, seminars, awards banquet and trade show, etc. (www.ActionMagStore.com). During the year we had many folks come and stay at the honbu dojo and train. In May Sensei Todd Anderson organized a very well attended seminar in Madison, Wisconsin. We covered all the bases including karate, jujitsu and kendo. There was quite a turn out along with sensei Sanguinetti of Los Angeles who taught Matayoshi kobudo. Continue reading →