Archives for Training

MidWest Junior Cup & High Performance Camp – May 13-14, 2016

Congratulations to one of our competition athletes for competing and bringing home double gold in the MidWest Junior Cup in Indianapolis, Indiana on May 14th!

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Also, Sensei Alexis had the privilege to be one of the instructors during the High Performance Camp! She taught amongst other amazing instructors and athletes from all over the country. Special thanks to Puno Sports for this awesome opportunity!

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AAU Regional Championships & Training Camp for Dublin

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Congratulations to the competition team for  taking home 29 medals from the AAU Regional Championships on April 23rd through the 24th in Grayslake, IL! Here is the breakdown of the results:

10 – Gold

13 – Silver

6 – Bronze

Also, the AAU/USA National Karate Team had the chance to train with some of the most prestigious world champions in karate history before the competition. Good luck to the AAU/USA Team on their successful journey to the 6th WUKF World Karate Championships in Dublin, Ireland this June!

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2016 CKC Karate & Kobudo Seminars – February 27th

We would like to thank Enso Karate Dojo for inviting MWKA to the 2016 CKC Karate & Kobudo Seminars, taught by Sensei Mirza and Sensei Nishime! It was an honor to gain more knowledge on kumite tactics and kobudo basics from these phenomenal instructors.

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Congraulations to the MWKA Dojo for Bringing Home 10 Medals!

MWKA would like to congratulate the competition team athletes that competed in the AAU Jr. Olympic Games on August 7th in Chesapeake, Virginia!

Here are the results:

4 – Gold

1 – Silver

5 – Bronze

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On August 8th, our advanced athletes from ages 10 and up participated in the AAU/USA Team Trials. Those who were selected will be able to travel with the AAU/USA Jr. and Sr. Team to international competitions in countries such as Ireland and Slovenia for the World Karate Championships.

The athletes that participated in the Team Trials include:

Alyssa Yates

Heaven Jose

Angel Jose

Sempai Alex Gale

Sensei Alexis Ocampo


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Awesome job everyone! Keep up the hard work!

Advanced Training Seminar with Sensei Mirza

MWKA would like to thank the Sensei Mirza, Enso Dojo and TKO Dojo for giving our students the opportunity to train for the Jr. Olympic Games!

Friday, July 31st – Kumite Training with Sensei Mirza at Enso’s Dojo (Chicago, IL)

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Saturday, August 1st – Kata Training with Sensei Mirza at Enso’s Dojo (Chicago, IL)

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Sunday, August 2nd – Kata & Kumite Training with Sensei Mirza at TKO’s Dojo (Lake Zurich, IL)

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MidWest Elite Training Camp: May 8-10, 2015

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Last weekend, the MWKA Dojo had the opportunity to train in various seminars in the MidWest Elite Training Camp in Indianapolis, IN! Sensei Alexis was given the privilege to teach seminars to some of the most elite athletes in the country, as well as working with prestigious coaches and athletes from both the AAU and USAKF organizations.

Special thanks to Puno Sports for providing this amazing opportunity to all of our students!

MidWest Elite Training Camp (May 2015)

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Less than one month until the MidWest Elite Training Camp & Shodan Junior Cup in Indianapolis, IN! Train with some of the best athletes and coaches in the country, including Sensei Alexis!

For more information, please contact your instructor.

Upcoming Events: Kata & Kobudo Seminars with Sensei Mirza & Sensei Nishime

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Intermediate and advanced athletes are invited to participate in seminars hosted by Sensei Mirza and Sensei Nishime! Please contact your sensei for more information.

Newest Flyer for Summer and Fall!

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Here is the newest advertisement for this summer and fall. Please spread the word to your family and friends!

Contact your instructor for more details.

Come to the Grand Opening with ForwardFit at Carol Stream!

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