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4th Degree Graduation Thank You!

Hello,

I hope everyone had a fantastic time at graduation Friday night. I was very pleased with everyone’s performance — from the opening demo team routine to the final junior black belt performance. YOU ALL ROCKED!!

Thank you very much to Miss Mackenzie, Kathy Meadows, my awesome staff and all of the students and families that helped put me in the hot seat on stage to celebrate the achievement of my fourth degree black belt and the success of Alpha Martial Arts. The sword is beautiful and the cards that I received from students and parents are awesome. THANK YOU!

I owe a big part of my success to the students and families that have supported my efforts in Seattle over the last 5 years. Thank you for investing your time and effort as my students. I am privileged to be a part of your life.

Sincerely,
Mr. Herrman


Congratulations to everyone who passed their belt exams at the end of September! If you did not receive your new belt at graduation you will receive it at the school this week before or after your class.

Basic Training students who earned Orange belts should move into the BBT class.

BBT students who earned Blue belts should move into the Advanced BBT class.

Advanced Brown belts should attend the Black Belt Prep class and continue to attend the Advanced BBT class.

Black belts should attend the Black Belt class, the Black Belt Prep class and may also attend the Advanced BBT class.

The class schedule is available online at http://www.alphamartialarts.com/students/students.html

Please let me know if you have any questions.


The Fall 2006 MASTERS Training will be working on our new weapon: KAMAS during the 5:30-6:00 Monday & Tuesday classes. All students are welcome to participate in Masters classes this week. Masters Students will need to purchase a pair of kamas ($29.99) to participate in the fall quarter curriculum (if you do not already own a pair). Please bring your kamas to class every week.

The Fall 2006 LEADERSHIP Program will focus on PADDED ESKRIMA TRAINING. We will be working on Doce Pares sparring combinations, drills and rounds during the 5:30-6:00 Wednesday & Thursday classes. Leadership Students will need to purchase a padded sword ($39.99) to fully participate in the fall quarter curriculum. Please bring your headgear, one rattan eskrima stick and one padded eskrima stick to class every week.

Please see Mr. Herrman if you have any questions or are interested in joining the masters or leadership programs!

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