Monday, December 13, 2010


We will be closed due to the weather. We will reopen on Wednesday with our normal class schedule.

Monday, December 6, 2010

WHAT'S A LITTLE SNOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Yes, we are going to be open for classes tonight. Drive carefully.

Sunday, October 31, 2010


Sign on to your facebbok account and search for the Academy of shorin-ryu karate. As soon as we ahve enough like clicks, this will appear on the google search engine.

Open for Training

I want to thank all those that helped me in getting the new dojo ready. This was no easy task. We all put in alot of time, and energy, in getting this done!

Ray Bovaird, Mary& John Siegel, Dave King, Chris Gentile, Justin Gruber, Juice(Justin),Joe Latore, Drema Gruber (I may be home a night this week ,LOL)

Place looks awesome!!!!!

Monday, October 25, 2010


We will be moving to our new location in November located on the Hudson/Streetsboro border

Academy of Shorin-Ryu karate and Matial Arts Center
10000 Aurora Hudson RD.
Hudson ,OH 44236

Friday, October 15, 2010

Papa Joe Memorial Camp

Man I had alot of fun at this camp. Met some new friends and got to enjoy the company of some friends from the past.

Congratulations to Mary on her promotion to Nikyu, great job, and well deserved!!!!!!!!!!

Saturday, September 4, 2010

We will be closed September 6 th. for the holiday and also on October 9 th. for the Papa Joe Memorial Camp,(please make sure to register on the ASKA website by the Sept. 6 th. ,cost 35 before or 45 at the door)
This year the camp is open to 10 years and older!!!

Tuesday, August 24, 2010


We are moving into a temporary location at the Barlow Community Center in downtown Hudson across from the police station. Our first class there is Aug. 30 th.The current plan is to be there till the end of October ,which is when we will be moving to our new permenant location by the Hudson High School.
Both facilities are going to be a nice improvement from our current location!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Karate Camps

Great news! There are two camps announced for the near future. I am real excited to see us moving back to the Budo camps ( a three day camp), there are more deails to follow, and also the next Papa Joe memorial camp. Learn more from the website, look at events tab! Hope to see all there!! These camps are also posted at our dojo.

Future looking bright!!!!

congratulations on their promotions

Friday, July 9, 2010


Papa Paul, Papa Jules visit

Thanks to all thoose who made it to the mini camp held at our school. I received alot of good feedback form both Papa Paul and Papa Jules. The hard work that school is becoming known for really showed up, so congratulations. YOUR HARD WORK REALLY PAID OFF.

Dia Sempai: Karl Gruber

Wednesday, May 26, 2010


Join me in welcoming our new students to our karate family. (Kerem, Jacob, Danny, Ethan) all are in our childrens class! Congratulations on starting your martial arts training!!!


Papa Paul Coming in June

Papa Paul will be at our school to lead the kids and adult classes on June 16. Parents and
family members are encouraged to come and Meet Master Keller, founder of the ASKA and eigth degree black belt.Kida classes will go from 5:30 to 6:10, Adults will run from 6:15 to 8:00.

I encourage all students to make this special event!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, April 26, 2010


Congratulations to Mary, Kelly, and Megan. on their latest promotion. All were promoted to san-kyu (brown) on 3/24/10

Thursday, February 4, 2010


Check this out, Nicole showing of her form,

Looks pretty good!!!!!!!


to our newest students (Joni, Christy, Seth) and congratulations on earning their first belt. You are all off to a great start. Keep up the good work.


congratulations to those that were promoted on Monday Jan. 25,

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Make sure you are viewing the archives from 2009, click on the yr. on the right side of this page under Archive!!!!!!!!!!

Thought I'd share one of my favorite pics. with you!!
Papa Jules an myself at the Papa Joe memorial camp.