The Southwestern Region of the GKK has 3 dojos located in Central California’s San Joaquin Valley.  I would like to take an opportunity to briefly note three of the outstanding women...

     On March 21, 2009 the Bedford GKK held its fall promotions from 9:00 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. The promotional board consisted of eight GKK dan ranks (Mark Cramer, Chris...

On December 6, 2008 the Bedford GKK held its fall promotions from 9:00 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. The promotional board consisted of ten GKK dan ranks (Mark Cramer, Mike Galose, Mary Meade, John Barnes,...

by Mark Cramer  Temperance, Mi. -- On June 7, the Bedford GKK held its spring promotional. The grading began at 9:00 AM and ended at 1:15 PM as forty-three students went up for...

by Nancy Ault When Mr. Frank Matt, sensei started Goju Ryu karate in 2001 I knew right away he was a talented karateka and would someday be a great instructor. In 2006 as a Shodan he moved...
On May 1st Mr. Roger Bartnick was promoted to Godan and Renshi, and  Mr. Luke Kwiatkowski was promoted to Shodan in Ken  Maunz's Dojo. 
by Kevin Forsyth  We will be holding the Spring Promotions and Yamakura Shihan Seminars in the Toledo area on April 13th and 14th. Promotions will be held April 13th at 7:00 PM....