Bushido Karate Dojo

Special Announcements

Friday, July 1, 2011

Hearty congratulations to all Bushidokas who stepped up the grading ladder on last Friday's beach training and grading. You all did really well.

Here are the results from the Jury...

Daniela Wunsh: Promoted to White Belt - 9th kyu
Moshe Farber: Promoted to Orange Belt - 7th kyu (double grading - well done, Moshe!)
Amiram Ponte: Promoted to Green Belt - 6th kyu
Romi Ponte: Promoted to Green Belt - 6th kyu
Eytan Wunsh: Promoted to Green Belt - 6th kyu
Roey Wunsh: Promoted to Purple Belt - 5th kyu
Rob Daniel: Promoted to Brown Belt - 3rd kyu
Yair Daniel: Promoted to Brown Belt - 3rd kyu

Have a great summer holiday, and see you all in September!




Bushido held a karate demonstration at Ziv School in Ra'anana on Friday, March 12th, 2010.  This was a great event involving audience participation by the class teacher and the students of Romy Ponte's class.  Many thanks to Amiram and Orit Ponte for organizing the demonstration.

Congratulations to father and daughter team Amiram Ponte and Romi Ponte who passed their 9th kyu (white belt) grading on Monday, January 4th, 2010 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMRVUn3qLvU).  Congratulations also to Rob Daniel and Dan Hasson who passed their 5th kyu (purple belt).  Mazal Tov!

Bushido students participated in a special karate seminar with Master Masao Kawasoe 8th dan at the Zisman Sports Center in Ramat Gan. Sensei Nigel trained with Master Kawasoe in the 1970s and was graded by him for six of his nine kyu grades, including 1st kyu in June 1977. The seminar was organized by sensei Aviram Ring of the Kenzen Karate Dojo in Tel Aviv.


Congratulations to Daena Kersh and Ilan Kersh who passed their senior 1st dan  (1st degree black belt) on Tuesday, July 21st, 2009 in Scotland with sensei Donald MacInnes, 8th dan. Sensei MacInnes was sensei Nigel's first karate instructor. Mazal Tov!


Congratulations to the following Bushidokas who passed their karate gradings on Friday, July 3rd, 2009.

Yoni Hoch passed his 9th kyu (white belt) examination

Tali Freedman and Ari Freedman passed their 7th kyu (orange belt) examinations

Olin Hasson, Yair Daniels, and Dan Hasson passed their 6th kyu (green belt) examinations

Vivian Morad passed her 5th kyu (purple belt) examination.

Mazal Tov!


On Thursday, June 19th 2009, a special training event took place in the Ra'anana dojo. Sensei Aviram Ring brought students from his Kenzen Dojo in Tel Aviv for a joint training with Bushido Dojo.  The program for the evening was the Bushido Game, which everyone thoroughly enjoyed (hopefully!).  Any calories burnt off by the training were soon replaced by pizza!  We all look forward to our next training.  Thanks to Aviram, Bratana, and Kenzen DojoOss!!


Congratulations to Dr. Alain Mordezki who passed his 2nd dan  (2nd degree black belt) on Friday, April 4th, 2009 in Uruguay. Mazal Tov!


Congratulations to Tali and Ari Freedman who passed their 8th kyu (yellow belt) examination on Monday, March 2nd, 2009.  Mazal Tov!


Congratulations to  Rob Daniel and Vivian Morad who passed their 6th kyu (green belt) and to Ollin and Dan Hasson who passed their 7th kyu (orange belt) examination on Thursday, February 5th, 2009.  Mazal Tov!


On Tuesday, October 28th 2008, senior members of the Bushido dojo traveled to Tel Aviv to train with sensei Aviram Ring and his students at Kenzen dojo.  THANK YOU, sensei Aviram!