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The Martin's Karate System and Matawan School of Martial Arts School News - 2014
January, 2014 - Welcome back to all M.S.M.A. students.  We are looking forward to another successful year.

PS - Time to create and perfect your own Karate Form required for your next rank. Grading is just around the corner!

Click here for 2013 News Page.
February 3, 2014 - Closed for snow.
October 18, 2014 - In memory of Mr. Yoshisada Yonezuka who past today.
Master Yoshisada Yonezuka - Kudan 9th Degree Black Belt - United States Judo Federation and was Shihan Martin's Judo instructor.

He was twice chosen as the United States Olympic coach and three World Judo Championships. Yani was a true Martial Arts legend.

September 20, 2014 - Congratulations to all the Karate students who did so well at:



Participant
Mr. Brandon Mesa
Ryan Halaaz
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Racheal Brodie
Shealin Ross

GRAND MASTER DON NAGLE
 WORLD OPEN KARATE CHAMPIONSHIP & WORLD OPEN

November 8, 2014 - Congratulations to all the Karate students who did so well at:



Participant
Mr. Brandon Mesa
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Racheal Brodie
Taia Rossi
Nicholas Mesa
Kishan Dalal
Isabella Bednary
Shealin Rossi
Eva Marie Barreto
Evan Devanny
Shreya Dala

2014 Y.B. ChOI'S 40th NATIONAL ALL MARTIAL ARTS CHAMPIONSHIPS
October 22, 2014 - Remembering those effected  by Superstorm Sandy - We wish the best for those effected by and still effected by Hurricane Sandy.
November 15, 2014 - Congratulation to all the MSMA Karate student for doing so well at the recent MKS grading.



Participant Students
Rachel Brodie
Shealin Rossi
Dina Elmore
Jin-Hua Wang
Shreya Dalal
Gabriella Prestia
James Kelly
Ferdinand Kendrick Robles
Connor Brown
Taylor Garand
Katie Serran


Febuary 14, 2014 - In memory of Master Gene Mallues who died three years ago.  You are not forgotten.
Click here for the promotion list
Click here for the promotion list
March 1, 2014 - Congratulation to all the MSMA Karate students for doing so well at the recent grading.



Participant Students
Agustin Batista
Rachel Brodie
Maylin Horchler
Kishan Dalal
Shealin Rossi
Isabella Bednarz
Dina Elmore
Ryan Labisi
Christian Wheeler
Eva Marie Barreto
Jin-Hua Wang
Evan Devanny
Emanuel Folleco
Shraya Dalal
Colin Okeef
Gabrella Prestia
Robert Prestia


Click here for list of Champions
Participant Students
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Rachel Brodie
Maylin Horchler


April 26, 2014 - Congratulations to all the Karate students who did so well at:



GRANDMASTER JON CHUNG KIM'S KEYSTONE STATE INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT
May 17, 2014 - Master Rodney found some interesting You Tube Videos


Bill Superfoot Wallace Super Kicking Techniques 1hr -  Check out the other Wallace Video's on the sidebar
Bruce Lee- Ping Pong (Full Version)
Taekwon-Do Origins Part One -  Check out the other parts on the sidebar
Joe Lewis 'Proper Power Release in Karate Strikes -  Excerpt from a Joe Lewis class or semina
Participant Students
Mr. Brandon Mesa
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Rachel Brodie
Maylin Horchler
Taia Rossi
Kishan Dalal
Shealin Rossi
Isabella Bednarz
Ryan Labisi
Dina Elmore
Christian Wheeler
Eva Marie Barreto
Jin-Hua Wang


May 18, 2014 - Congratulations to all the Karate students who did so well at:



SHIHAN ISAAC HENRY JR. MEMORIAL INVITATIONAL KARATE CLASSIC
Special congratulations to
Mr. Brandon Mesa - 2nd Degree Black Belt
Mr. Joseph Redavid - 1st Degree Black Belt

June 28, 2014 - Congratulation to all the MSMA Karate students for doing so well at the recent grading.



Participant Students
Mr. Brandon Mesa
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Taia Rossi
Matthew Anderson
Isabella Bednarz
Dino Elmore
Ryan Labisi
Christian Wheeler
Eva Marie Barreto
Jin Hua Wang
Shreya Dalal
Evan Devanny
Emanuel Falleco
Colin Okeefe
Gabriella Prestia
Robert Prestia
James Kelly
Kendrick Robles

Click here for the promotion list
Participant Students
Mr. Brandon Mesa
Mr. Joseph Redavid
Rachel Brodie
Ryan Labisi


A special congratulations to Mr. Joseph Redavid who won 17 and under Grand Championship.
March 29, 2014 - Congratulations to all the Karate students who did so well at:



GRANDMASTER KI UN YI'S 2014 GARDEN STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
September 28, 2014 - Thank you to all the student and parents who participated in our 5th annual bike trip.
5th MSMA Bike Trip
November 27, 2014 - Have a happy and healthy Thanksgiving





Dojo closed Nov. 27 to Nov. 30
Dojo OPEN Monday December 1st.
Congratulation to
Shihan Raymond W. Martin
for 50 years in the Martial Arts.

December 19, 2014 - A special thank you to all those who attended the MSMA holiday party.
Dojo closed -

Wednesday December 23rd to January 5, 2015

December 8, 2014 - A special congratulation to Master Dunn, Mrs. Dunn on the birth of their second grandson Colton.

10lbs 7oz.




October 19, 2014 - Congratulations to Shihan Raymond W. Martin, Master Pizarro and Master Dunn who received recognition awards at the B.K.G. banquet.