Kata, like Judo, keeps growing in popularity. Bow in for the Faye Allen 2014
Working out the details. Nage No Kata Clinician Edwin Takemori, Goshin Jutsu clinicians Karen Whilden and Diane Jackson with host Terence McPartland
In his element, Edwin Takemori is happy to share his extensive technical knowlege.
Is this Leah Fisher channelling her inner Edwin Takemori, or Edwin channelling his inner Leah Fisher?
Nage No Kata with Lisa Capriotti and Robert Gouthro
Katame No Kata with Judith Christian and Justin Shaffner
Ju No Kata with Martin and Michelle Veloso
Martin Veloso performs Soto Makikomi
William Brownlowe and Lou Fatizzo get serious about Kime no Kata
The floor is not the only weapon used in Judo. Swordplay in Kime No Kata.
Armlocking the sword arm with waki gatame
With or without the sword, Uke Lou Fattizzo still gets armbarred by Tori WIlliam Brownlowe
Judges make the event happen. Eric Spears, Tim Redden, Kevin Hobbs, and Edwin Takemori (Karl Tamai is just out of the picture.)
Nage No Kata Clinic begins with instruction by Edwin Takemori
Not Tango, JUDO
Family Judo strengthens our community. Mom Michelle and son Martin Veloso.
Volunteers keep our events together. Anna Cezair-Mayers and Zoey McPartland worked registration for back to back events.
Host Terence McPartland, Clinicians Diane Jackson, Edwin Takemori, and Karen Whilden along with Fran Vall