We celebrated on Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Huffhines Recreation Center in Richardson, TX.
Five years ago we started BEYOND KARATE with 4 students, 3 of them are still with us now as brown belts. We're very blessed and very grateful!
Movie Night! - Friday, Sept. 21, 2018
This was an EPIC Karate Movie Night!
First, practicing legendary moves: wax on-wax off; paint the fence and the epic crane move!
Everyone loved the bandanas and pizza of course - 16 large ones - those teenage boys can eat!!
Movie Night! - Friday, July 20, 2018
What a night! Beyond Karate Movie Night! Karate kids from all locations having a class together and then watching original Karate Kid movie. 14 pizzas (2 gluten free) Over 20 bags of popcorn over 25 happy karate kids having a Friday night outing and fun. Love making typical opportunities for our kids. Wouldn't want to spend a Friday night any other way! IT WAS EPIC! Thank you to everyone who contributed to make this night a an awesome time of learning and social connections for our kids!
Social Connections, Saturday June 2, 2018
Social Connections are the best. Food, friendships & celebrating birthdays! Happy Birthday Kenneth!
"Flora" visited Beyond Karate in Richardson: May 15, 2018
"Flora" the Therapy Dog, came to learn some karate moves and brought calm to our Beyond Karate class at Heights Recreation Center, in Richardson, TX.
Instructors Certified by One World Martial Arts Federation
On April 29, 2018, four new martial arts instructors trained and certified in needs/disabilities. Congratulations, Tony Palos, Tina Palos, Lee Stafki, and Linda Shen!
Social Connections May 4, 2018: Eating and Hanging Out
Beyond Karate kids hanging out on a Friday night. Social Connections: The best time after karate practice. Look at these happy faces. Making friends.
At the Movies / September 3, 2017
Beyond Karate Kids were out to see a movie and having fun. Everyone got inspired to be a better karateka, friend and a student.
Social Connections / August 25, 2017
So much fun at our monthly outing!
Friendships are being developed, new students are welcomed and included.
Social skills practiced!
Social Connections / July 28, 2017
So proud of our karate kids! Our monthly social was beautiful:
- Appropriate conversations - Mutual interactions - Peaceful, relaxed atmosphere - Good questions and responses -Welcoming new students -...and a Birthday celebration! - Parents enjoying social time with each other -All around a table as we share a meal and ice cream
Social Connections / May 27, 2016
Another fun and this time more purposeful Social Connections at Beyond Karate, with wonderful conversations about "How to Be the best Karateka!"
Social Connections / April 29, 2016
and parents are encouraged to participate. Our students love their karate training and have embraced karate values of respect for self and others. They truly enjoy spending time together outside of the classes. Friendships are developed, social skills are enhanced, and everyone has a great time. One can only marvel at the excitement of the students who love learning and playing together.