PSKC instructors traveled to Augusta, Maine to attend seminars with Grand Master Kichiro Shimabuku and compete in the IWKA 2017 World Championship Tournament. The event this year was hosted by Senseis Rob & Rebecca Pushard of Maine Isshinryu Karate Academies.
PSKC finished with five 1st places, four 2nd places, and seven 3rd places. Competition included empty hand forms, weapons, and sparring.
The IWKA 2019 World Championship will be hosted by Goshin Isshinryu Karate in London, England on July 27 & 28th.
Spring 2017 semester concludes. Summer schedule TBA.
Congratulations to PSKC competitors at Young’s Tournament on April 8th! Master Young awarded PSKC with the Team Trophy for accumulating the most points in Kata, Sparring and Breaking events.
Three PSKC Black Belts won first places in their divisions and competed in the Grand Championship events, achieving Grand Champion in Men’s and Women’s Black Belt Sparring.
PSKC Brown Belts conduct a self-defense workshop for the Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority on March 30th, 2017.PSKC members will host another free self-defense workshop at Schlow Library on April 15th at 9am in the first floor community room.
Fall classes will be held from 7-9PM on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays in 106 White Building.
Look for us at the Student Involvement Fair on Monday the 22nd from 11-4PM on the HUB Lawn.
Open-House, demos & new member sign-ups will be conducted during the first week of the semester.
PSKC runners supporting Special Olympics with participation in the annual Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Run. www.stadiumrun.org
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PSKC competitors won 22 trophies for 1st-2nd-3rd place at Young’s Fall 2014 Tournament. The club also won the Team Trophy for most points earned and the Most Supportive trophy. Congratulations everyone.
Fall classes at PSU start on Monday, August 25th. The Student Involvement Fair is on Monday & Tuesday in the HUB.
Help the club quickly meet fall activation requirements by completing a new waiver form, vehicle registration, and safety officer form.