Entries by Denise Nacu

Looking for a fun activity? Try out our Zumba class!

This class is sure to deliver a fun workout incorporating elements of dance and aerobics. Our Zumba class is open to the public so bring a friend or two! The next classes will meet from 7:15 – 8:15 PM on: Friday, April 11 Friday, April 25 Location: 412 S. Wells, 7th floor Chicago, IL 60607 […]

Enso Karate Summer Camp 2014!

Karate Camp at Enso is back for 2014! Kids ages 5-12 will love our fun-filled camps which will be held in August.  Open to current karate students as well as kids new to martial arts, this camp involves learning new skills; practicing basics, kata, and kumite; fitness games; and more. Sensei Jay and his amazing […]

Energy is flowing for Enso Tai Chi

Enso Tai Chi Instructor Chris Cinnamon, also an Enso Karate Nidan (2nd degree black belt), is continuing to build an active Tai Chi program. Learn about classes and the great energy and activity in Enso Tai Chi!

Sensei Iain Abernethy Seminars

Enso is honored to welcome 6th dan Sensei Iain Abernethy, who will join us all the way from the United Kingdom for a full weekend of karate training. Space is limited, please sign up early to ensure your spot.   Schedule Friday, May 2, 2014. 6 – 8 pm Foundational Bunkai Saturday, May 3, 2014. […]

Over 100 Students Compete in Enso Dojo Tournament 2014

On Saturday, January 25, 2014, Enso held it’s annual dojo tournament with over 100 competitors and were joined by guests from Fonseca Martial Arts, Midwest Shotokan Karate, and Hu Shin Kai. With the help and support of our volunteers and judges, the tournament ran smoothly from 9 o’clock in the morning until 4:30 in the […]

Enso Karate Dojo Tournament 2014 is Coming!

We are kicking off 2014 with a small, friendly karate tournament that will be held in our Chicago dojo on Saturday, January 25, 2014! We hope that you can join us for a great event that aims to help build healthy competition, good sportsmanship, and tournament experience. This tournament is open to all of our students, […]

Kaminari Zoku 2013 – Enso’s Friendly Flash Mob

On Saturday, October 5th, 2013. Enso Karate Students delighted tourists and Chicagoans with their Kaminari Zoku (“thunder clan”), a surprise kata performance, at Buckingham Fountain. 2013’s Buckingham Fountain Flash Mob https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oE5QbPZSaHQ   Previous Kaminari Zoku events: 2012’s Union Station Flash Mob Behind the Scenes: http://vimeo.com/105764341 Spectator’s View: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YlR4FLMM_fM 2011’s Cloud Gate Flash Mob http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QorrLa7wBf0

Want to reduce stress and feel better? Try Tai Chi at Enso!

Summer Session 2013 Enso’s Tai Chi Summer Session begins Monday, August 12 and runs through September 30. For our short summer session, the fee is $125, more than 20% off the standard 6 week fee. Enso Tai Chi students also receive access to practice videos we make available exclusively for our Tai Chi students. Tai […]

Enso Karate Hits the Beach!

  We asked Enso students of all ages and ranks to come out and train on Saturday, July 27, 2013 for our annual Karate Beach Training. Nearly 70 Enso Karate students and their families joined us on 31st Street Beach in Chicago. domain analysis buy domain . The day started with a jog around the […]