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Summer Kyu Test
Summer Kyu Test

July 22, 2021

Lahaina Dojo held a kyu examination for eligible color belts in Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii on July 9, 2021. Two groups of students tested - younger kids as well as more advanced kids and adults. It was a…
Lahaina Dojo Students Test for Shodan
Lahaina Dojo Students Test for Shodan

May 22, 2021

Three Lahaina Dojo students - Hanan Oleiwan, Caehlaen Wyatt Balmores, and Michella Cabingas tested for their first degree black belts in Lahaina on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Charles Lee Sensei, the head…
Black Belt Certificates
Black Belt Certificates

March 5, 2020

Charles Lee Sensei and Walter Chihara Sensei presented four students with hard earned black belt certificates. Samantha and Jason Monnett received their shodan (1st degree) certificates. Andy Pike and…
Fitness and Self-Defense Demonstration
Fitness and Self-Defense Demonstration

February 13, 2020

Sensei Walter Chihara and the students of the Lahaina Dojo performed a demonstration at the Fitness and Self-Defense seminar at the Maui Hyatt. In his presentation, Chihara Sensei stressed how the…
Dojo Competes in Tournament
Dojo Competes in Tournament

October 10, 2019

Many Lahaina Dojo students competed in a traditional Shotokan Karate tournament organized by JKA Hawaii Kahului dojo. The event featured kata (forms) and kumite (sparring) competitions with the…