Sergey Druppov, from Taganrog, Russia, visited FSKA Main Dojo in Milpitas, California, USA this summer. During his short visit, Sergey trained under Shihan Kenneth Funakoshi and Sensei Kyle Funakoshi. Despite Sergey’s busy touring schedule and the California heat wave,he managed to squeeze in a few training sessions. All the best to Sergey and family! Check out the photo gallery for more picturesRead More »
Congratulations to Jose Gutierrez for taking 1st place in Men’s Kata over 35 years old Division at the IKF Tournament in Sacramento, June 11, 2016.Read More »
Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Association
22nd Spring Karate Championship & Demonstration
April 23, 2016
Individual KATA and KUMITE for all Youth Ranks!
Individual KATA and KUMITE for all Adult Ranks!
5 person team kumite (Adults) 3 person Synchronized Team Kata
Name: Steven Nguyen Rank: Pre-Sandan 2 Length of Training: 6 years (Jun 03, 2010 to current) Favorite Kata: Nijushiho Favorite Kumite Technique: Kizami zuki Tournament History: FSKA Spring Tournament (04/23/2016): Individual Kata – Nijushiho, Gold Hobbies/Other Activities: Biking, Swimming, Playing violin, Instructor’s Jr. Assistant programRead More »
Name: William Ethan Shrum Rank: Pre-Nidan 4 Length of Training: 4 years and 1 month Favorite Kata: Bassai Sho Favorite Kumite Technique: Kizami zuki 1/2 step Gyaku zuki Hobbies/Other Activities: Soccer, basketball, kickball, baseball, and running track, reading, play video games, go to the beach, and ride roller coasters!Read More »
Name: Ashely Pang Rank: Pre-Nidan 3 Length of Training: 3 years and 4 months Favorite Kata: Bassai Sho Favorite Kumite Technique: Kizami zuki 1/2 step Gyaku zuki Hobbies/Other Activities: golfing, playing minecraft, playing the violin, swimming, and reading.Read More »
https://kpshotokan.wordpress.com Karate-Do Portugal (KPS) is a Portuguese National Organization with over 700 students and 35 affiliated clubs. In 1997, KPS joined FSKA, and the Technical Committee of the KPS attended the first seminar with Shihan Funakoshi in Crawley, England in 1998. Karate-Do Portugal members participated in the 1st European Championship held in Wroclaw, Poland. Since that time, KPS members have participated in many FSKA World Championships, including England, United States, Latvia, Italy, and Poland .[…]Read More »
A Very Special THANK YOU!!! to everyone who participated in this year’s 21st Annual FSKA Spring Tournament Thank you to everyone from the Main Dojo, Soledad Dojo, Maidu Dojo, Salinas Dojo, Chang Tai Do, King City/Greenfield Dojos, Vacaville Dojo and San Francisco Dojo for helping us run a successful event. Thank you for volunteering your time in judging, scorekeeping, staging, set-up, clean-up and anything else that was needed. Thank you to all of the[…]Read More »
From everyone at FSKA, we wish everyone a Happy New Year! We hope that 2015 brings you great new opportunities and friendships! Happy New Year 2015. 2015 is also a great time to think about furthering your Martial Arts career. With all of the New Year’s resolutions that are taking place, FSKA would like to do everything we can to encourage you to try something new! Karate is not, and should not be, a scary[…]Read More »