Adult black belt exam

This Saturday, November 6, 2021 from 12pm to 7pm the following people will be testing:

SHO-DAN (First Degree Black Belt)

  • Sempai Donald Gibson
  • Sempai Nathaniel Lopez

YON-DAN (Fourth Degree Black Belt)

  • Sensei Jim Manna

GO-DAN (Fifth Degree Black Belt)

  • Sensei Scott Cvetkovski

ROKU-DAN (Sixth Degree Black Belt)

  • Shihan Jim Fenner
  • Shihan Bill Reynolds

Facebook live karate classes

During the COVID-19 shutdown, we will be offering Facebook Live Karate classes Monday through Friday. Kids classes will be from 5-5:45PM and adult classes will be from 7-8PM.

WNY Karate Center COVID-19 update

As directed by Governor Cuomo, WNY Karate Center will close effective tonight, March 16, 2020 at 8PM, and will remain closed until the state deems it appropriate to reopen.

Since you are home, it’s a good time to practice those Kata. Stay healthy and hopefully, we will be able to reopen soon.

Upcoming pre-tests and black belt test

PHASE I ~ WED. OCT. 9th @ 8:30 pm – ? PHASE II ~ WED. OCT. 23rd @ 8:30 pm – ? PHASE III ~ WED. NOV. 6th @ 8:30 pm – ?
FINAL EXAM ~ SAT. NOV. 9th;  11:00 am – 8:00 pm

The following candidates are testing/grading for:
SHO-DAN (1st Degree Black Belt)
Sempai Chase Allard, Sempai Walker Bissell, Sempai Alan Hunt, Sempai Joshua Kracker, Sempai Grace Molnar and Sempai Harbir Singh

NI-DAN (2nd Degree Black Belt)
Sensei James Chambers, Sensei Kevin Lesniowski, Sensei Tonia Molnar, Sensei Andrew Sutherland

YON-DAN (4th Degree Black Belt)
Sensei Anthony Chungbin and Sensei Garrett Szyplman