Genbu-Kai Karate of Wellington recently tested and promoted some of its junior and adult student in karate and kobudo (Okinawan weapons). Students tested for their first rank up through second kyu level, which is two levels below black belt. Genbu-Kai teaches traditional Shito-Ryu Karate and not only emphasizes self-defense, but also incorporates methods in preventing bullying either at school or other social encounters. Most importantly, Genbu-Kai teaches valuable life skills, which students learn to incorporate in their school, family and social lives. Located in Wellington, Genbu-Kai programs include Japanese Karate, Okinawan Weapons, Aikido, Judo and Jiu-Jitsu. All ages are welcome to come and try two complimentary weeks. For more information, call (561) 804-1002 or visit www.floridagenbukai.com.
ABOVE: Eugene Rhyzikov, Sensei Keith Moore and Ron Martin. Not pictured: Roy White.