The Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy will be returning to the regular schedule for the fall. The schedule take effect on September 6 with the return of youth classes at 4pm. The youth class will finish at 4:50 to allow time for the youth the exit before the next class.
The 5pm class is for brown and black belt no matter of age. The class will finish at 5:50pm to allow for the students to leave prior to the start of the next class.
The 6pm class is for all belt leave in the teen and adult groups. So if you’re a youth and a brown belt, you can attend both the 4pm and the 5pm classes.
As a brown or black belt teen or adult you can do the same by going to the 5pm and the 6pm classes.
As usual, classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday. There will also be a Sunday afternoon class for brown and black belts. This class will be 3:30pm to 5pm.
New students will start on Tuesday September 13th, 2022. Youth ages 7 to 12 starting at 4pm. Teen and adult will start on the same day at 6pm class time.
The basement renovations (from the February Flood) continue so the change-rooms are not accessible as yet, but the new floors are in and things are progressing.
Riverview East Karate presents “Battle in the Sand” at Parlee Beach on Saturday July 16th at 10:00am. The beach clinic will consist of 20 mins training on the beach followed by a mini goodwill tournament.
The tournament will consist of team kumite and every competitor will receive a trophy of either 1st place or 2nd place. The cost to compete will be $20. Students can also attend the clinic for free without competing. we will have photographer there. Talk with your sensei in class if you wish to compete for a trophy! and good luck to all!