Ahwatukee Foothills Village
Phoenix, AZ
(480) 759-4540

In The Spotlight – Sensei David Kogut

Age: 16 Yrs studying karate:  8 years Rank:  Shodan-1st degree Hobbies:  Cars and karate Sensei David is currently a junior at Desert Vista HS.  His future plans at this time are to probably go to NAU to study Bio-Medical engineering .  His favorite subject in school is US History and least favorite is Math. Sensei David started taking…

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YOasis’ Student of the Month – Thehan Peiris

Thehan has been awarded this month’s YOasis’ Student of the Month award.  As student of the month, Thehan has received a gift certificate to Yoasis Frozen Yogurt and he will receive one free private lesson. Thehan has been training at MMAC for just 6 months and is 7 years old. He is a 2nd grader at Kyrene…

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In The Spotlight – Sensei Phil Cole

Age: 51 Yrs studying karate: 7.5 years Rank: Shodan-1st degree Hobbies:Karate, snow skiing & boarding, cycling Sensei Phil’s day job is at W.L. Gore as a Mettallurgical Engineer. He helps to make implantable medical devices. In other words, he is one very smart guy! He earned his black belt in 2013. Sensei Phil’s favorite thing…

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Sensei Says…Maintain Good Health

Shihan Osaka has always stressed to me that karate is simply kick, punch and sweat.  It must also be used as a method to maintain good health. For our children, I always felt it was important that we teach the values of our dojo precepts and help guide them to become outstanding citizens who give…

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