Buddy Day at Ashland Karate Academy

**UPDATE**
Buddy Day was a great success! There were many new faces, lots of smiles and some great karate action. Thank you to all dojo members that participated.

Thursday, April 7th is Buddy Day at the dojo. Students are encouraged to bring a friend, classmate, family member or anybody that would enjoy having some fun while learning about what we love to do at Ashland Karate Academy! Please download the flyer and bring it along, or give us a call at 541 488-2322 if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you!

March 30th, 2016|

March 2016 Belt Test

Congratulations to all the students that tested last Saturday, March 5th, 2016. Everyone did great.

Ryan Novisedlak – Gold
Dechen Amery – Gold
Tate Browne – Gold
Logan Trivette – Gold
Genevieve Pereira – Gold
Evangeline Pereira – Gold
Emma Loos – Orange
Miles Catropa – Orange
Kathleen Kelley – Orange
Natalia Hajje – Orange
Wynter Marks-Ladd – Orange
Kai Fite – Blue
Joulien Kali-Martague – Purple
Banyan Markham – Green
Oliver Naymik – Green
Navarro Garcia – Green
Abe Lungren – Red

March 10th, 2016|

February 2016 Student of the Month

February 2016 Student of the Month

Amelia Evans

Parents: Tom & Devon
Age: 12
Rank: Blue Belt
Legnth of Training: 5 Months
Favorite Form: H Pattern 3
Favorite Technique: Inward Crescent Kick
Favorite School Subject: Math
Enjoys outside of school: Basketball
Fovorite TV Show: Hawaii 5-0
Favorite Music: Hip Hop
Favorite Food: Ice Cream (Coffee)
If you could Travel Anywhere: France
What do you want to be when you grow up? Police Office (FBI)
Pets: 4 Cats, 1 Dog, 1 Bird

February 10th, 2016|

Jan 2016 Belt Test

Many Students tested on Saturday, January 30th. It was a fun test that everyone passed. Congratulations.

February 9th, 2016|

January 2016 Student of the Month

January 2016 Student of the Month

Kai Fagundes

Parents: Mike & Julie
Age: 9
Rank: Blue Belt
Legnth of Training: 11 Months
Favorite Form: Lion Form
Favorite Technique: Chicken Kick
Favorite School Subject: Science
Enjoys outside of school: Snow Skiing
Fovorite TV Show: The Amazing World of Gumball
Favorite Music: Dubstep
Favorite Food: Pepperoni Pizza
If you could Travel Anywhere: Outer Space
What do you want to be when you grow up? Astronaut
Hero: Mom

January 7th, 2016|

December 2015 Students of the Month

Deepam, River, & Oriah

Ages: 59, 10, & 8
Rank: Brown Stripe
Length of Training: 5 years
Favorite Form: Go Pai Sho, Gojushiho Dai, Go Pai Sho
Favorite Technique: Back Fist, Back Fist, Front Kick
Favorite School Subject: Art, Math, Art
Enjoys Outside of School: Music, Skateboarding, Drawing
Favorite Music: Flamenco Guitar, No Preference. No Preference
Favorite Food: Pasta, Pasta, Pizza
If you could travel anywhere: Australia, Hawaii, Ashland

December 16th, 2015|

New Schedule Posted

Ashland Karate Academy is changing the class schedule starting Jan. 5th. thru June 20th. 2016. Each class has confirmed students that are at specific times. When your name appears in below, that is your class.  If you are receiving this email be in that class. This SCHEDULE DOES NOT GO INTO EFFECT UNTIL JANUARY 5TH…Please stay on your regular schedule for December.  Remember we are closed Dec. 23-28th. classes resume the last week of Dec. OPEN on the 29th and 30th. Then CLOSED on Dec. 31st new years eve. OPEN Saturday Jan. 2nd. Then the new schedule starts on the 4th. QUESTIONS Call the Karate school for more information. Click below to check time of your class.

New Schedule

 

December 16th, 2015|

Winners at Local Tournament

Ashland Karate Academy had 12 student attend and compete at the Chip Wright’s Champion Karate’s bi-yearly tournament. Everyone did wonderful. We had a few new competitors that have not competes in the past.

Here are your winners:

Daisy Barnard: Grand Champion in Underbelt Forms 17 & under, 1st Place 7-8 Advanced Traditional Forms, 2nd Place 8 & Under Weapon/Creative Forms, 3rd Place 7-8 Advanced Sparring.

Pepper Barnard: 1st Place 4-6 Intermediate Traditional Forms, 3rd Place 4-6 Intermediate Flag Sparring.

Navarro Garcia: 1st Place 4-6 Intermediate Sparring, 2nd Place 4-6 Intermediate Traditional Forms, 3rd Place Intermediate Flag Sparring.

Carly Joss: 1st Place 15-17 Advanced Traditional Forms, 1st Place 13-17 Advanced Weapon Forms

Aya Stonewood: 1st Place 9-10 Beginner Traditional Forms, 1st Place 9-12 Beginner Weapon Forms,

Peter Jordan: 1st Place 11-12 Beginner Traditional Forms, 3rd Place 11-12 Beginner […]

October 27th, 2015|

October 2015 Student of the Month

Aya Stonewood

Parents: Jesse & Bethany
Age: 9
Rank: Green Belt
Length of Training: 2 years
Favorite Form: Lion Form
Favorite Technique: Round Kick
Favorite School Subject: Music
Enjoys outside of school: Read
Favorite Musician/Group: Ed Sheeran
Favorite Food: Sushi
Favorite TV Show: Tom & Jerry
Possible Career Interests: Teacher
If you could travel anywhere: New York
Hero: Jane Goodall

October 14th, 2015|

Students compete at Mighty River Classic

Two students traveled up to Portland, OR this last weekend to compete at the 18th Annual Mighty River Classic. Hosted by Rick Cropper. Daisy Barnard and Carly Joss made the trip and both did excellent.

Daisy placed 1st in 9-11 Traditional Forms and 3rd in -11 Weapon Forms

Carly placed 2nd in 12-17 Weapon Forms and 3rd in 12-17 Traditional Forms

Wonderful job .

October 13th, 2015|