KOKUSAI BUTOKU KAI SUMMER CAMP 2017 Hosted by the ZBBK

The 2017 Kokusai Butokukai Summer Camp will be held in Santa Cruz, California from July 30-Aug 5. SAVE THE DATES. We will be holding classes at the Soquel Dojo.

Theme of the Camp: ALINEMENT and the relationship too: PHYSICAL POWER, VERTICAL POWER, AND INVISIBLE POWER ( such as gravity, kinetic, Ki) .

Weapons: Bring a Jo and two tonbo’s. Nobori-ryu-no-tonto and Nobori-ryu-no-jo will be taught.
Open Hand Kata: Still rattling around Hanshi Sanfords head. Awaiting exit.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Sunday, July 30
Checking into the Dojo 4:00 pm too 6:30 pm. located at 4626 Soquel Drive, Soquel, Ca 95073 Information on the dojo can be attained at the web site www.mydojo.com
Orientation lecture 6:45 pm too 8:00 pm Instructors: Hanshi Sanford, Kyoshi’s Jemison, Fournier, Bouton and Argant, Sensei S. Sanford, Sensei Dan Wakefield. Japanese Sword, Sensei Paul (Aianagi Karate). Sensei Elliot will be leading a yoga class

Monday
Chi Kung/Tai Chi 8-9:30
break
10:00-1:00 Karate/Weapon training
Lunch (Deli, bakery, Mexican restaurant, Chinese rest, Thai and Japanese Rest. and coffee shop all short walking distance.
2:30 too 4:00 Choice of Jujitsu (Kyoshi Fournier), Chambara (Sensei S. Sanford and Sensei Wakefield) training or Pushing Hands for tai chi only students (Kyoshi Jemison)
4:00-5:30 Aki-jitsu Hanshi Sanford
5:30-6:00 choice of yoga or meditation
Break
7:45-8:45 Lecture

Tuesday
Repeat Monday

Wednesday
Chi Kung/Tai Chi 8-9:30
break
10:00-1:00 Karate/Weapon Training

Afternoon California Fiesta at Hanshi’s Rod Sanford’s Golf course. 4 pm too ?

Thursday
repeat Monday schedule NO LECTURE

Friday
Morning repeat Monday schedule
2:00-4:00 repeat Monday schedule
4:00-5:30 team selection and practice
5:30-6:00 choice of yoga or meditation
NO LECUTURE SCHEDULED

Saturday
Beach Training at New Brighton State Park (bring bathing suits)
8:00-9:30 Chi Kung/ Tai Chi
break
10:00-1:00 Group competition
closing ceremony
BBQ at group picnic area

Saturday training and team competition will be at New Brighton State Park Beach with a BBQ at the Park at the conclusion of the training. Cost for the entire camp will be 375.00 dollars including the Fiesta on Wendsday and the BBQ on Saturday, or $75 dollars per day plus $30 dollars per person the Fiesta on Wednsday and $30 dollars for the BBQ on Saturday.

For those planning on attending camp from out of the area, please arrange for housing early as July and August are peak times for vacation rentals. VRBO and other internet sites have house rentals available in the Capitola/Soquel/Aptos as do numerous hotel/motels in our area.

If you wish a camping site please contact us as early as possible as we reserved one camp site at New Brighton State Park which will accomidate up to 8 people. Tents and cooking equipment will be provided by ZBBK, bring only sleeping bags and a mattress (if needed).

in Gassho
Sensei Jemison
President Kokusai Butoku Kai

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