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Another insightful article by the great folks at Tofugu. Give it a read and find the full meaning of the word “Sensei”! – https://www.tofugu.com/japanese/sensei/ THE MEANING OF SENSEI: MORE THAN JUST “TEACHER” IMPRESS YOUR JUDO TEACHER SENSEI JEFF BY USING 先生 IN ALL THE RIGHT WAYS APRIL 16, 2019 • 3318 WORDS WRITTEN BY KANAE NAKAMINE • ART BY JEAN WEI …

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20th Anniversary of a movie that inspired many modern martial arts movies of the similar genre – http://collider.com/the-matrix-keanu-reeves-legacy/#poster “I Know Kung-Fu”: How ‘The Matrix’ Made It Cool For Action Heroes to Be Uncool BY VINNIE MANCUSO MARCH 27, 2019 There’s a video going around the internet of Keanu Reeves, stranded in Bakersfield, California thanks to an emergency flight landing, not…

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Another interesting article by the “Karate Nerd” Jesse Enkamp. Give it a read and watch! – http://www.karatebyjesse.com/karate-doesnt-work/ Why Karate “DOESN’T WORK!” By Jesse Enkamp People say “Karate doesn’t work”. In many cases, they are RIGHT. But often, they are WRONG! Karate can both work and not work. It depends on what Karate you mean… You see, there are…

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The world famous Butokuden in Kyoto, Japan. Can’t wait until we are back and training in this renown hall in 2020!

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An interesting read, it will be neat to see what comes of it when we are there in less than 450 days! – https://n.pr/2GbKYER Ahead Of 2020 Summer Olympics, A Building Boom In Kyoto Is Yielding Ancient Artifacts February 6, 2019 – By: ANTHONY KUHN Archaeologist Koji Iesaki holds a carved roof ornament excavated at…

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Some more coverage on Hanshi Ken Tallack’s induction into the Kingston Sports Hall of Fame. The 1:20 mark features Hanshi Tallack’s segment, link here if original does not work. – https://globalnews.ca/video/rd/1422754371691/?jwsource=cl — High School coaches headed to the Kingston Sports Hall of Fame https://globalnews.ca/news/4831026/high-school-coaches-headed-to-the-kingston-sports-hall-of-fame/ By: Doug Jeffries – Global News The Kingston and District Sports Hall of Fame…

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Congratulations Hanshi Tallack on this wonderful accomplishment! – https://www.thewhig.com/sports/local-sports/five-members-to-be-added-to-kingston-and-district-sports-hall-of-fame Five members to be added to Kingston and District Sports Hall of Fame By:Ian MacAlpine – More from Ian MacAlpine Published on: January 8, 2019 The Kingston and District Sports Hall of Fame has announced its class of 2019. The five inductees were officially announced at Tuesday evening’s…

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Thank you Kingston Whig Standard for your kind words with our help to the annual Salvation Army Christmas Hamper Campaign! Hamper campaign nearing one-third mark By: Steven Serviss – Published on: December 7, 2018 It takes hundreds of people to make the campaign a success and it’s certainly true when it is said that every little…