Dojo Newsletter

April 2019

Success in Panama

Our dojo had three of our own compete in the Pan American Senior Championship held in Panama in March. Representing the US is Senpai Tom Scott, who took the gold in his division, and Shodan Brian Irr, who took bronze. Shodan Christian Weaver is representing Guatamala.

Please congratulate them on all their hard work. Continue to root for them and support them.


The Karate Federation has selected Sensei Brody Burns to be the Head Coach of the USA Team

Please be sure to CONGRATULATE him.

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We need your help for the Texas State Championship!

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Ultimate Karate Summer Camps!!!!

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It is almost that time! Summer is right around the corner, so start planning which karate camps you want to be a part of! If you are new to the dojo and have not tried a summer camp with us, you are in for a treat!

Each Camp Week Includes:

  • Learning Introductory Karate Skills
  • Awesome Games
  • Our Popular Nerf Competitions
  • Anti Bullying Tactics for School
  • Study of Good Character
  • Self Defense

Summer Camp 1: June 3rd – June 7th

Summer Camp 2: June 10th – June 14th

Summer Camp 3: July 22nd – July 26th

Summer Camp 4: July 29th – August 2nd

Summer Camp 5: August 5th – August 9th

Camp Daily Schedule 9am – 4pm

Camp Cost: $200 for a full Week!! (Multi-Camp Discount)

Camp offered at both the Plano and McKinney Locations:

Plano locaction: McKinney Location:

1301 Custer Rd Ste 515 3300 Eldorado Pkwy Ste 900

Plano, TX 75075 McKinney, TX 75070

Plano Dojo videos available!

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Don't forget about our YouTube page!

The newest addition to our Social Media Lineup is our beginner curriculum with Senpai Scott and Nidan Colunga! Dojo students now have access to videos on curriculum, kata, and drills from home whenever they go ONLINE! Our YouTube channel provides high-quality video with demonstrations and explanations on the various karate topics taught in class. We hope that you utilize this opportunity to continue your karate training at home! Find us on YouTube under the name Academy of Classical Karate.

Meme of the Month

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Share the Great Things in your Life!

Thank you for reading our monthly newsletter. We are proud to share important announcements, and give recognition to students and instructors for achievements inside and outside the dojo. We hope you enjoy this month's edition!

Did you get accepted into an honor society at your school? Win a local track meet? Or just had a recently awesome karate adventure? Please contact ACKD so we can share the news with the rest of the dojo community in our monthly newsletter! Reach out and let us know by e-mail, FaceBook, or in person. We look forward to hearing from you! Let everyone know how much you love the dojo by checking in online with social media. You can use #planodojo, #mckinneydojo, and #ACKD whenever you talk about your training and karate adventures!

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Providing traditional martial arts training to the Plano community for over 25 years!