NEWS in the TRADITIONAL MARTIAL ARTS!
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Arizona Karate - A Living HIstory Demonstration at the Arizona Hombu Dojo. Open to the Public
In 525 AD, an Indian monk named Boddhidarma walked through a pass in the Himalayan Mountains from India to the northern Chinese H...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on August 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM||comments (0)|
A handicapped driver from Mesa, Arizona, was confronted by Road Rage last Thursday evening (August 20th) while driving to the Arizonal Hombu to take a karate lesson. More than 2.5 years ago, Dennis, a handicapped man, decided to try martial arts to help manage his physical fitness and p...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on July 3, 2015 at 10:05 PM||comments (0)|
Instructor of the Year and International Instructor of the Year - Grandmaster Hausel at the
Arizona Hombu in Mesa, Arizona.
Nicholas S. Law, Director General for the Awards Board for the International Biographical Center in Cambridge...Read Full Post »
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Some time ago, I found myself in Australia on a field conference designed to exchange information on the new diamond discoveries in the Aussie outback. Most commercial diamond deposits occur in a rock type referred to as kimberlite, but others are found in placers (stream deposits). The Australian discover...Read Full Post »
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Thank you so very much Mr. Fred Marks, Editor-in-Chief, Marquis Who's Who in the World and Editor-in-Chief of Marquis Who's Who in Science & Engineering.
It is always a great pleasure hearing from you, especially since your complimentary letters are often att...Read Full Post »
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Grandmaster Dan Hausel of Gilbert Arizona was surprised when he was presented a special recognition by his students in 2015. Totally unsuspecting, he arrived at the Arizona Hombu martial arts facility at the 60 W. Baseline Center in Mesa at a normal time and opened the doors to prepare for evening martial arts classes when he was greeted by two of his senior students and instructors requesting special permission to speak to the class. Having complete faith in th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on January 31, 2015 at 9:40 AM||comments (0)|
Today at the Arizona Hombu in Mesa, Arizona, Filming for a new DVD on the basics, kata (forms) and bunkai (applications) on the use of a bo (6-foot staff) began. Once the filming is completed and the tape is edited, it will be available for sale at http://www.seiyo-shorinryu.com/apps/webstore/products/show...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on January 1, 2015 at 11:35 AM||comments (0)|
Mesa, AZ, January, 2015: Arizona Martial Artist and Karate Instructor, Grandmaster Hausel was inducted in the 2014 Who's Who in America and 2015 Who's Who in the World 32nd Edition. He has appeared in Who's Who for more than two decades due to accomplishments as a martial artist, scientist, writer, public speaker and artist. The polymath is also a member of several Halls-of-Fame.Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on January 1, 2015 at 11:10 AM||comments (0)|
Phoenix, AZ. A group of traditional Shorin-Ryu martial artists from Arizona and Wyoming traveled to the Juko Kai National clinic in New Braunfels, Texas June 15th to train in an incredible art known as Combat Ki - a martial art of extreme body hardening that allows JKI martial artists to accept full-force strikes to vital parts of the body with little effect. The art, created by Dai-Soke Sacharnoski in 1960, is so advanced it has been featured on several programs i...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on November 11, 2014 at 4:40 PM||comments (0)|
In 2014, Soke Hausel, world head of Seiyo No Shorin-Ryu Karate Kobudo Kai awarded Shihan certificates to three karate instructors - Shihan is considered to be a very high level of expertise in the martial arts and translates as 'Master instructor'. To reach such a level in traditional karate requires considerable dedication and many years of training in martial arts. Only a very few...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on October 14, 2014 at 6:25 PM||comments (0)|
(Above Photo - Sensei Bill Borea (3rd dan) (left) and Soke Hausel (12th dan) (right) present Ryan Harden from Chandler Arizona with certifications as nidan (2nd degree black belt) and Sensei (martial arts instructor) at the Arizona Hombu in Mesa, Arizona)
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|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on May 28, 2014 at 3:00 PM||comments (0)|
Only a handful of people ever reach the level of master instructor in martial arts as this is considered one of the highest honors in traditional Okinawan Karate. To master a martial art required years of devotion and dedication to a martial art to develop extraordinary both physical and teaching skills in the art.
Two martial artists in Wy...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on May 24, 2013 at 1:20 PM||comments (1)|
Phoenix, AZ, May, 2013: Arizona martial arts instructor and Grandmaster of Shorin-Ryu Karate and Kobudo, Soke Hausel, was notified by Fred Marks, Editor-in-Chief of Marquis Who’s Who of his inclusion in the forthcoming 68th Edition of Who’s Who in America 2014. Hausel was first selected as a Who’s Who honoree more than 25 years ago...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Dan Hausel, Soke on May 12, 2013 at 5:35 PM||comments (0)|
Kobudo, the ancient Okinawan martial art of farming and fishing tools for self-defense has been so effective, that many law enforcement agencies around the globe adopted many of these tools for their line of work. One notable tool was the tonfa, a side handle baton that replaced the common ‘Billy club’ for a few decades until the expandable baton was introduced. But even the expandable bato...Read Full Post »
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Mesa, AZ, May 22, 2012: Fred Marks Editor-in-Chief of Who’s Who in America notified Grandmaster Hausel, 10th dan, of the Arizona School of Traditional Karate in Mesa of his inclusion into Who’s Who in America 2013 (67th Edition) this afternoon.
“Congratulations! Based on your outstan...Read Full Post »