April 2007

 

Printable Calendar (publisher file)           

SUNDAY

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

July 27

 

July 28

Sparring Class, 6:15pm

 Grabs

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

 

July 29

Beginner Weapons

(Bo)      6:15pm

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

 

July 30

Speed, Strength, Conditioning, 6:15pm 

Black Belt and Masters Club Only

 

July 31

CLOSED

Traveling to Instructors Training in Reading, PA

August 1

CLOSED

Instructors Training in Reading, PA

2

 

3

 

4

Sparring Class, 6:15pm

 Multiple Attackers

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

5

Beginner Weapons

(Bo)      6:15pm

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

6

Speed, Strength, Conditioning, 6:15pm

Black Belt and Masters Club Only

Advanced Training

Tournament Forms (Palgue 6 & 7)

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club

Circuit Training

Bronze & Up

6:15-7:15pm

 

Public School

9

Dojo Competition

Bronze Program & Up

9-10:30am (must sign up)

10

 

11

Sparring Class, 6:15pm

 Advanced Kicking

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

12

Advanced Weapons

(Bo / Tunfa / Sai / Nunchaku)

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club  

13

Speed, Strength, Conditioning, 6:15pm 

Black Belt and Masters Club Only

14

Advanced Training

Sweeps / Take Downs & Review of Tournament Forms

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club

 

15

Advanced Weapons

Black Belt & Master's Club 6-6:15-7:15pm

16

Tournament

Alexandria, LA

Tioga High School

www.jumpkick.com

17

 

18

Sparring Class, 6:15pm

 Grabs / Multiples

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

19

Beginner Weapons

(Bo)      6:15pm

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

20

Speed, Strength, Conditioning, 6:15pm

Black Belt and Masters Club Only

21

Advanced Training

Board Breaking

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club


Belt Test, 6:15pm

By Invitation

22

Advanced Open Training

Master's Club Only, 4:15pm


White Belt Sparring

By Invitation, 6:15pm

23

 

24

 

25

Sparring Class, 6:15pm

 Ground Fighting

Bronze, Black Belt, Masters Club

26

Advanced Weapons

(Bo / Tunfa / Sai / Nunchaku)

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club

27

Speed, Strength, Conditioning, 6:15pm 

Black Belt and Masters Club Only

28

Advanced Training

Belt Test Review

6:15pm

Black Belt, Masters Club

29

 

30

White Belt Sparring

By Invitation, 9-10am


Extreme Training

Bronze Program & Up

10-11am

 

 

Printable Calendar (publisher file)

August Birthdays

August  1

Trevor Buck

August  2 

Trevor Schott

August  5 

Jonathan Ruoss

August  5

Nicholas Ruoss

August  26

Jack Harper

August  27 

Grant Holmes

August  28 

Daniel Landreth

August  30

Ashleigh Bridges


August Promotions (part 2)

The monthly intermediate / advanced belt test was held on Thursday August 21. The two and a half hour test required the 7 invited individuals to perform the all the kicks, blocks, and punches i\utilized in Tae Kwon Do as well as the applications of how they are used through various one step drills and sparring. D'Ann, Sophie, and Kyle also showed off their board breaking skills.

 

To Brown Belt: D'Ann Stephens (2nd degree), Sophie Goodgion (2nd degree)

To Green Belt: Kyle Pennino

To Orange Belt: Emily Boylan

To Yellow Belt: Alex Rapson, Peter Mariano, Daniel Provenzano

 

To Weapons Green Belt: Kyle Pennino

 

 

 

Front Row (left): Daniel Provenzano, Alex Rapson, Peter Mariano, Emily Boylan

Middle Row (left): Kyle Pennino, D'Ann Stephens, Sophie Goodgion.

Back row (instructors): Monique Dupaquier, Joe Dupaquier, Travis Bush, Brandon Pohlmann.


Baby Copping Arrives

Pete and Dixie had a beautiful 7lbs 13 oz, 20" baby girl on August 4. Her name is Ava Marie, stay tuned for pictures of her first kick.........

 


August 16th Keichu Classic in Tioga

Mandeville Karate Training Center brought a 13 person team to compete at the 2008 Keichu Classis held in Alexandria, La. Here is how the faired:

Walter Delle, 2nd Sparring.  Monique Dupaquier, 2nd Forms, 2nd Weapons.  Micah James, 3rd Sparring.  Bart Loomis, 3rd Weapons,  1st Sparring.  Summer Malanders, 2nd Sparring, 3rd Forms.  Paris Weathersby, 3rd Sparring. Jonathan Dunaway, 1st Sparring. Grace Hebert, 2nd Sparring. Kyle Pennino, 3rd Sparring.


August Promotions

 

New Yellow Stripes Marshall Unkauf(L) and Logan Lee(R)

with instructor Travis Bush

 

 


August 9th Dojo Competition

      

Yellow Stripe Alex Rapson was

the lone student standing at the end

of the August Dojo Competition


Weapons Training and Testing - Reading, PA

Aug 1-3, 9 MKTC instructors and students participated in the IKKF. Some traveled by plane, others spent 18 hours in the team van, but a great time was had by all and three students were promoted to new Kobudo ranks. Monique Dupaquier, a 3rd degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do was promoted to 1st degree black belt in weapons (Kobudo). Allison Gilmore, a 1st degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do was promoted to 1st degree black belt in weapons (Kobudo). And Bart Loomis 2nd degree brown belt in weapons was promoted to 1st degree brown belt in weapons (Kobudo).

See more pictures here


July Bootcamp

 


July Promotions

On July 24, three students graduated the beginners

program and were promoted to Yellow Stripe Belt.

Christian Nelson (left), Stephen Barrios (middle),

 and Levi Howard (right), are pictured with

Instructors Jeffery and Brandon Pohlmann. 

 

On July 30, Shanna Utterback graduated the beginners

program and was promoted to Yellow Stripe Belt.

She is pictured with Instructor Brandon Pohlmann.


2008 World Karate / Tae Kwon Do World Championships

 

     

     Sensei Joe Dupaquier brought home another

World Title by winning the Masters Kumite Division

 

  MORE PICTURES & VIDEOS

                           TEAM RESULTS

Joe Dupaquier: 1st in sparring, 3rd in forms, 4th in weapons

Travis Bush: 4th in forms, 4th in weapons

Eric Pohlmann: 3rd in sparring (1st time in adult black belt)

Monique Dupaquier: 2nd in forms

Jeffery Pohlmann: 4th in sparring

Katy Hoogerwerf: 2nd in sparring

Allison Gilmore: 1st in sparring, 1st in chanbara

Bart Loomis: 3rd in weapons

James Lee: 1st in sparring, 1st in forms (he was also nominated for the Karate Hall of Fame)

Dominick Paternostro: 4th in sparring

Michael O'Brien: 4th in sparring

Aaron Plauche: 2nd in forms, 2nd in sparring

Jack Harper: 5th in forms

Sophie Goodgion: 3rd in forms

Tyler Hudson: 2nd in sparring, 1st ipon kumite, 3rd in koshiki

Sam Jones: 5th in forms

Daniel Wieseneck: 5th in forms

 

June Promotions

 

To Brown Belt: Grace Hebert (1st degree)

To Green Belt: Joey Medina, Joseph Wolff

To Blue Belt: Michael O'Brien, Paris Weathersby, Tyler Gegenheimer, Pauli Cortes, Pablo Cortes,

To Orange Belt: Reese McNeal, Collin Copeland

To Yellow Belt: Katie Hulett, Matthew Medina, Stefan Sundeen, Molly Rice, Steven Bickham

To Yellow Stripe Belt:  Jameson Hussey, Jack Harper, Madeline Hamel

 

June 26th - Belt Test            More Pictures

Front Row (left): Joseph Wolff, Collin Copeland, Katie Hulett, Reese McNeal,  Matthew Medina, Stefan Sundeen

Middle  Row  (left): Paris Weathersby, Pauli Cortes,  Pablo Cortes, Grace Hebert,   Tyler Gegenheimer, Joey Medina, Michael O’Brien

Back Row (Examiners): Monique Dupaquier, Joe Dupaquier, Travis Bush, Kristin Dupaquier

 

 

On June 13th a Belt Test was held following the Summer Karate Kamp and Molly Rice and Steven Bickham were promoted to Yellow Belt

 

On June 6th a Yellow Stripe Test was held following week 2 of MKTC's Summer Karate Kamp.  Jameson Hussey, Jack Harper and Madeline Hamel graduated the beginners program by earning their Yellow Stripe Belts.

 


June Dojo Competition

July 28th Winners  -  More Pictures

Front Row (left): Jonathan Hulett, Katie Hulett

Back Row (left): Summer Malanders, Kyle Pennino, Pablo Cortes


Sensei and Mrs. Dupaquier Celebrate Their 20th Wedding Anniversary

Sensei Dupaquier would like to thank Travis, Brandon, Jeffery, Brittany, Katie for keeping the dojo running while he took his wonderful wife on a trip to Hawaii.       More Pictures


Day Long Boot Camp Helps Prepare for Word Championships

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MKTC Hosts Weekend Long Sleepover Boot Camp

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Staff Meeting Held

Do to the Memorial Day holiday, The Monday "Staff Meeting" was held at the New Orleans Area. Although no major decisions were made, a good time was had by all.


 

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