It is with great regret to inform you that the founder of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, Grandmaster Helio Gracie has passed away. Team HK would like to show their respects by continuing to preserve the martial art that has changed so many lives around the world for the better. Below are two short articles highlighting just a few of his many accomplishments and the incredible legacy he left behind:
Grandmaster Helio Gracie… Continue
Added by Tangy on January 29, 2009 at 12:01pm —
We are trying to organize a Team HK golf tournament at the Hawaii Kai - Par 3 golf course. We are looking at doing it in the beginning of March, possibly on Sunday, March 15th. There is a sign up sheet that you can put your name on at class if you are interested in participating. Approximate cost would probably be around $20 - $25 to play and would also include some prizes as well. If we can get enough people, we may even be able to get a cheaper rate for the course.
It doesn't… Continue
Added by Cory on January 29, 2009 at 12:02am —
There are a lot of HGH side effects if you are taking injections of the hormone. The first of these that you will notice is a sudden and drastic drop in the balance of your bank account. Seriously though, the negative aspects to your health can be far reaching, and HGH side effects are something you should consider before taking the injections. The most common is probably joint pain and early… Continue
Added by G. P. Hobfeldt on January 28, 2009 at 3:03am —
UFC 94 Penn VS St. Pierre 2
Team HK will be getting together at Kiki's After Hours bar to view this event. The Cost is $5 for Team HK members only! Regular price is $10. Brian Wong will be leading this get together, so contact him if you need more info.
1633 Kapiolani Blvd # 301
Honolulu, HI 96814
Meet at 3pm to reserve seating. Please come early to make it easier for everyone to sit together.… Continue
Added by Todd on January 27, 2009 at 1:53am —
This Saturday January 24th, 2009 Relson Gracie will be hosting his 1st ever Volleyball Tournament. All of his Associations from Hawaii will be there representing their school with a team. The winning team will take home a trophy and hold the title until next years event.
This is open to everyone associated with The Relson Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Team. It is a potluck so please bring a dish but if you can't don't worry about it, come anyway and enjoy the… Continue
Added by Todd on January 22, 2009 at 1:30am —
The Relson Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Team HK Christmas Party is finally here. The party will start at 5pm sharp & run until whenever. Seats are on a first come first serve basis. The night will consist of...
- Food from Kanpai
- Games by Kim & Maile for awesome prizes
- Viewing of UFC 93 Henderson vs Franklin
- Prize give aways from Fighter's Corner, Grappler's Connection, On The Mat, Triumph United, & much more..
- Nintendo Wii… Continue
Added by Todd on January 17, 2009 at 1:03am —
MIDWEEK - YU SHING TING'S XPOSURE
World Champ George Kotaka At Kanpai
Local boy George Kotaka
, the reigning WKF World Karate champion
, gathered with friends, including Olympic wrestler Maria Dunn
, Jan. 4 at Kanpai Bar & Grill on Ward Avenue. He currently teaches at the International Karate Federation. Kanpai, which opened in September in the space formerly occupied by Dixie Grill, is run by the folks who used to own the… Continue
Added by Todd on January 17, 2009 at 12:49am —
Don't forget to wrap your secret santa/grab bag gift ($20 limit) for Team HK's Christmas Party this Saturday, January 17th. Bring your A game... hint, hint. = )
Added by kim on January 14, 2009 at 11:31am —
Last night at the Main Academy Relson Gracie promoted a bunch of students from his different schools. Relson gave a speach on the importance of learning the self-defense course and how you must know it in order to get your black belt. Four white belts from Team HK were promoted to blue belt and a two brown belts received degrees. Congratulations to the following Team Members.
White to Blue Belt
Added by Todd on January 14, 2009 at 7:00am —
Relson Gracie will be teaching class at the Main Academy at 6pm tonight. After the class he will be doing belt promotions for all of his associations. Members of Team HK will also be promoted at this event, so if you can make it please do.
Main Academy aka Andre Derizans Jiu-Jitsu
844 Queen Street 2nd Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813
Parking is limited so come early!
Added by Todd on January 13, 2009 at 2:17pm —
The results going up were...
1) Kainoa "Rooster" Marchello
2) Maile Chinen
3) Jay-Ar "Jizzle" Sagario
4) Michael "Muffs" Ishibashi
5) Andy "Candy" Marshall
6) Tony "Montana" Au
7) Kim "The Sleeptress"
8) Justin Ugalino
9) Todd Tanaka
10) Kevin "Tangy" Tang
The results going down were...
1) Maile Chinen
2) Kim "The Sleeptress" Au
3) Tony "Montana" Au
4) Todd Tanaka
5) Mike… Continue
Added by Todd on January 13, 2009 at 2:08pm —
Relson Gracie will be teaching his monthly seminar at Team HK Jiu-Jitsu on Monday night January 12th. This will be a Gi Seminar, for more info about this seminar check out the events section
Relson will also be teaching class Tuesday night at Andre Derizan's "Main Academy" on Queen Street. Andre will be holding promotions that night as well. Relson will be leaving for seminars so try to make it to one of these… Continue
Added by Todd on January 11, 2009 at 4:46pm —
Hey Guys the sign-up date & money for the Christmas Party
on January 2nd. So please don't forget to bring your money ($10) to class next time you come. Also if you are going to participate (optional) in the Secret Santa Grab Bag
don't forget to bring that gift ($20 max) to the party on the 17th.
For more information on these events please check out the "Events"
section located at the either the… Continue
Added by Todd on January 3, 2009 at 7:36pm —
January 2009 NO GI
Day will be Saturdays
Added by Todd on January 2, 2009 at 11:00pm —
Happy New Year everyone!
Added by Todd on January 1, 2009 at 11:55pm —