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 —
Merry Christmas Everyone! Hope you all are having a fun & safe Holiday.
Added by Todd on December 25, 2008 at 8:59am —
Team HK classes will OPEN on Christmas EVE & New Years EVE. Brandon Bernardino will be teaching class on those nights. Team HK be CLOSED on Christmas DAY & New Years DAY. However you can go to the O2 Martial Arts Academy on those days and Brandon Bernardino will be teaching.
Have a Happy Holiday
Added by Todd on December 19, 2008 at 10:33pm —
was today (Friday morning class). They both showed up and surprised us with a special seminar class for FREE! So if you were there you were lucky & if not, it just goes to show you that coming to Team HK class pays off =).
Thank you to Relson & Rhalan.
Added by Todd on December 19, 2008 at 10:24pm —
Party, this saturday for those who like getting jag.
Added by Russell on December 17, 2008 at 8:57pm —
Alright guys & gals...for those that are interested, we're planning a hike up the KOKO HEAD TRAIL the beginning of January. A date has yet to be set but we're looking at a Sunday, maybe the 11th....Good way to burn off that holiday "pudge" we packed on :) .....and after we'll all go get some ACAIIII!!!!!~~~~~~!! We'll keep you posted!
For those of you with no wheels, we can probably… Continue
Added by Maile on December 17, 2008 at 12:12pm —
Rhalan Gracie will be teaching class on Monday night December 15th. It will be a Free class to those students who have paid for this month. All drop in's will be $15.
Please bring your Gi as well as a pair of shorts & an old T-shirt. He will be covering ground self-defense techniques as well as a few MMA moves.
Added by Todd on December 11, 2008 at 11:51pm —
common guys who's going or planning of going?
Added by Ronald on December 8, 2008 at 9:16pm —
The NO GI day in December will be only on Friday mornings.
Added by Todd on November 30, 2008 at 3:22pm —
Just wanted to thank everyone from Team HK for making the set-up go so smoothly. it was a tremendous help and much appreciated by our IKF family. thanks guys for all the help! c u guys at class. -George
Added by George Kotaka on November 28, 2008 at 9:30pm —
Many thanks to all of you who came out to help our school set up for our tournament tomorrow....You guys were a BIG help especially for the rings & moving the barricades!!! I guess TEAM HK knows how to work the mats :) Again, thank you!!....Maile
Added by Maile on November 28, 2008 at 8:53pm —
All Team HK students who can make it this Friday(Nov. 28) to Manoa Valley District Gym #2, 2721 Kaaipu Ave. Honolulu, HI 96822 at 5pm. Students will meet at University Square at 4:30pm and carpool down to the gym at 4:45pm. Those who miss the carpool will just have to meet the team at the gym. This is to help George Kotaka to set up the mats for the international tournament held the following day on Saturday, Nov. 29th. Students will be asked to haul mats into the gym and then set up a total of… Continue
Added by George Kotaka on November 26, 2008 at 10:30pm —