In a mosque-turned-school on the Near East Side, students of EJ’s Warrior Karate Academy learn lifelong values through martial arts. Parents have taken notice of the difference that the nonprofit academy, founded by Ellis Jennings II, makes in their children’s lives.
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SRINAGAR: Mujahid Yaqoob (Sensei) has qualified the Karate Association of India Coach and Ni Dan Grade exam at New Delhi during the recently concluded Junior and Under 21 Karate Championship. Mujahid was honoured by Shihan Bharat Sharma, general secretary of Karate Association of India in a ceremony during the said championship.
Musko, geri, yuko, dachi and kihon. These five words which define meditation, kick, block, stance and basics is a technique that karate extraordinaire, Kyoshi Eric Govender of Malvern, has adhered to for the past 47 years.
Shihan Joe Nesta and Sensei Bill Powers have close to 90 years of combined experience in the martial arts. Their friendship dates back to the late 1970s. Holder of the highest ranking in Nick Cerio’s Kenpo in the United States, Nesta, 62, is the owner of Nesta’s Kenpo Karate at 701 Salem St.