Enso Karate will host a packed day of activities for our dojo community. For the students who will be testing for a blackbelt rank, this will be their opportunity to demonstrate their progress in front of judges, peers, family, and friends. We hope you will take part in the events of the day!
Special Schedule on Saturday, July 29, 2017 Because of this one-a-year special event, regular karate classes will not be held on Saturday, July 29th. Instead of regular classes, please consider attending our karate seminars featuring our guest instructor.
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Karate Seminars
We will host two special karate classes in the morning with our special guest instructors. There is no additional fee to attend these classes. These classes are a lot of fun and great way to learn something new!
Heian Kata and Applications
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Open to: Ages 6 and up, All ranks
10:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Open to brown and blackbelts only
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch Break
Following the morning seminars, we will take a break for lunch (on your own).
12:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.BlackBeltTest
The exam will begin at 12:45pm. Enso karate students, friends, and family are invited to watch.
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.BlackBelt Celebration Dinner
All students and families are welcome to enjoy a meal in celebration together at MingHin restaurant in Chinatown (2168 S. Archer Ave. Chicago, IL). Results of the exam will given at the dinner. The cost for dinner for each person is $20. You can pay at the dojo or purchase online here. Payments must be received by Monday July 24, 2017.
Unless otherwise noted, Enso’s events are for current students only.
Enso hosts several special seminars throughout the year. We invite highly-regarded sensei from the U.S. and abroad to bring their expertise to students at our dojo. Students travel from near and far to attend these events.
Enso participates in karate tournaments at the local and international levels. We also host one small tournament a year.
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