4th Annual HOC Awards Banquet

December 2 will be hosting our 4th Annual Awards banquet at the House of Courage karate! This is a great time of fellowship and food that we look forward to every year now. After we have enjoyed some good food and fellowship we will all gather for the presentation of...

Upcoming Youth Promotion

This coming Saturday we will be holding another Youth Belt Promotion. Our first class with our White – Green belts (10th – 7th kyu) is just about at capacity and we have found that when we don’t pretest everyone it tends to be quite chaotic. So what...

Training this week at the House of Courage

This week at the House of Courage we worked mainly on Coordination ~ co·or·di·na·tion kōˌôrdnˈāSH(ə)n/ noun the ability to use different parts of the body together smoothly and efficiently. “changing from one foot position to another requires coordination and...

Thankful for Upper-rank students

I have to say how grateful I am to have upper rank students to help take over teaching at the House of Courage in Cedar Hill, Texas for me so I could go to San Antonio and meet Kyoshi Larry Vellucci from Kobukan Karate Federatiion for my own training in kata and...

What a huge help karate is!

Thank you! Timothy is really loving karate. He is steady practicing at home and we are really enjoying watching him. He was really needing a confidence boost because too often he second guesses himself even when he knows the right answers. It’s like he’s...