I hope all have made plans to join us in Toledo the weekend of May 19th and 20th. The weekend will begin with Black Belt testing Friday, May 19th. This will start at 6:30 PM. Testing will be held at the Imagine Community School, 1030 Clay Avenue, Toledo Ohio 43608.Dojo leaders please send the necessary information about your students who will be testing to Ed Myers and Dwight Scales no later than May 10th. Saturday, May 20th, Yamakura Shihan will hold a series of seminars. The times will be as follows:

  • 9 AM - 10 AM.................. White Belts
  • 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM......Green/Brown Belts
  • 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM........ Black Belts.

Following shortly after the end of the Black Belt seminar we will hold a small tournament.

Prices: One Seminar - $15, Two - $20, all Three sessions - $25.

Tournament: One event - $5, Both Kata and kumite - $7.

Yamakura Shihan's Seminars as well as the tournament will also be held at the Imagine Community School. Our weekend's events will culminate with dinner and our annual business meeting These will be held at Club 300, 3304 Collingwood Blvd., Toledo Ohio 43610. As soon as possible, please send Mr. Scales the number of people who will be attending the meeting/banquet. Cost per person will be approximately $15. We look forward to seeing all of you the weekend of May19th and 20th in Toledo!