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COME JOIN US & BECOME A PART OF OUR MARTIAL ARTS FAMILY!

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pagodaDRAGON KIDO'S LARGE DOJANG IS LOCATED ON THE LOWER LEVEL IN COMMUNITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH'S FULL-SIZE, CLIMATE-CONTROLLED GYM.  ACADEMY MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME TO BRING IN A FRIEND & PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS ARE INVITED TO TRY A FREE CLASS.  

DISCOVER THE EXCITING WORLD OF MARTIAL ARTS AT DKAMA.  VISIT US AND REGISTER FOR ANY OF OUR POPULAR PROGRAMS, INCLUDING OUR SEASONAL PUNCH CARDS, DISCOUNTED MONTHLY STAR PASS AND KIDO SQUAD MEMBERSHIPS, OR OUR THREE VALUE-PRICED CUSTOM PACKAGES:  WARRIOR COMBO, SUPREME SAMURAI, AND EMPEROR'S CIRCLE.  CLICK ON OUR SCHEDULE & SPECIAL OFFERS TABS FOR DAYS, TIMES & AFFORDABLE PRICING.


SEVEN VIRTUES OF BUSHIDO:

THE BUSHIDO CODE EMPHASIZES THESE IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES:  INTEGRITY, RESPECT, HEROIC COURAGE, HONOR, COMPASSION, HONESTY & SINCERITY, AND DUTY & LOYALTY.  

THIS MONTH, OUR MARTIAL ARTS STUDENTS ARE FOCUSING ON GI, OR INTEGRITYFIND OUT WHAT THIS CONCEPT MEANS TO THE SAMURAI AND APPLY IT TO YOUR TRAINING AND DAILY LIFE.

ARE YOU SEEKING OUT OPPORTUNITIES TO DEMONSTRATE THE CHARACTER IT REALLY TAKES TO BECOME A BLACK BELT?


KODOKAN JUDO:

randori WANT TO LEARN HOW TO FLY?  GIVE JUDO A TRY!

JUDO IS THE 2ND MOST POPULAR SPORT IN THE WORLD & WE OFFER IT ON FRIDAY NIGHTS.  STUDENTS MAY SIGN UP FOR KIDO SQUAD, OUR DISCOUNTED MONTHLY JUDO MEMBERSHIP, OR ENROLL IN THE WARRIOR COMBO OR EMPEROR'S CIRCLE CUSTOM PACKAGES, WHICH PAIR JUDO WITH KIMUDO & BUSHIDO WEAPONRY TOO. CLASSES START AT 5:30 P.M. AND INCLUDE HIGH-ENERGY WORKOUTS, FOLLOWED BY THROWING, FALLING & GRAPPLING TRAINING.  WHO'S UP FOR SOME STANDING AND GROUND RANDORI?

ALSO, PLAN ON STAYING A BIT LATER FOR SOME FREE SQUAD HANG TIME. DO YOU LIKE PLAYING DODGE BALL, THROWING FRISBEES, TUMBLING & SHOOTING HOOPS?  ARE YOU TOUGH ENOUGH FOR OUR EPIC BATTLE ROPE, OR HOW ABOUT TAG-TEAM JUDO?  


ABC'S OF MARTIAL ARTS:

ABC'sDO YOU KNOW THE ABC'S OF MARTIAL ARTS?  THE STUDENTS IN OUR SATURDAY 11:15 A.M. YOUTH CLASS ARE LEARNING ALL ABOUT THEM WHILE PLAYING FUN MARTIAL ARTS GAMES.  GUESS WHICH LETTER WE'RE GOING TO HIGHLIGHT THIS UPCOMING WEEK. . .

ACCEPT OUR GUARDIAN FOO DOG'S CHALLENGE TO SHARPEN YOUR SKILLS AND COLLECT SHINY STARS REDEEMABLE FOR LOTS OF COOL STUFF.  SO FAR, WONG'S WARRIORS HAVE REACHED STAGE 7! 


BLACK BELT SERVICE:

THERE'S NO BETTER TIME THAN THE PRESENT TO WORK ON FULFILLING YOUR BLACK BELT SERVICE REQUIREMENTS.  BUILD UP YOUR MARTIAL ARTS RESUME BY PARTICIPATING IN ACADEMY ACTIVITIES, SUCH AS:

*STEWARDSHIP*CATEGORY 1--PARADES, COMMUNITY EVENTS, SCHOOL TOURNAMENTS, DEMOS;

*SUPPORT*CATEGORY 2--BRING-A-BUDDY CLASSES, FOOD DRIVES, GYM CLEAN UPS, MAT CREW;

*SOCIAL*CATEGORY 3--ICE CREAM SOCIALS, ACADEMY PICNICS, DONUT DAYS & MOVIE MATINEES.

THUMBS UP TO ALL WHO DONATED TO OUR ACADEMY'S FOOD DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE SOUTH ELGIN PANTRY.  YOUR TEAMWORK & GENEROSITY ARE APPRECIATED!


PRO SHOP:

uniformOUR PRO SHOP  FEATURES ASSORTED UNIFORMS, PATCHES, DKAMA TIE DYE TEES, SPARRING GEAR SETS, MOUTH GUARDS & CASES, HEAVY-DUTY EQUIPMENT BAGS, AND A VARIETY OF WEAPONS.   WE ALSO CARRY JUDO DVDs, MARTIAL ARTS BOOKS, AND 3D WOODEN DRAGON PUZZLES.  

REMEMBER, BLACK MARTIAL ARTS UNIFORMS ARE PERMITTED FOR TRAINING AT DRAGON KIDO.  HOWEVER, WHITE DRESS UNIFORMS WITH THE OFFICIAL PATCHES AFFIXED MUST ALWAYS BE WORN FOR TOURNAMENTS AND EXAMINATIONS.  IF YOU NEED A NEW ONE, SIMPLY INQUIRE AT THE REGISTRATION TABLE, EITHER BEFORE OR AFTER CLASS, AND WE'LL SUIT YOU UP!

SAVE YOURSELF SOME CASH AND PICK UP YOUR STASH AT THE PRO SHOP TODAY!


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