The Kelly’s Sports Web Store Is Open

Posted by Ben on April 2, 2015 under News | Be the First to Comment

Check out our online store at http://www.kellysteamstores.com/Philadelphia-School-of-Korean-Karate! You can order hoodies, t-shirts, and other gear with our school logo, and have it delivered to your home or to your school. The store is only open until April 27, so order soon!

Kelly Sports Store is Open Again!

Posted by Ben on November 8, 2014 under News | Be the First to Comment

Check out our Kelly Sports online store, loaded with PSKK-logo gear! You can grab T-shirts, fleece jackets, hoodies, and even a gym bag, all in black with our school logo.

Though the page says it closes on the 10th, the store should stay open until the 17th, but don’t put off ordering too long or you’ll miss out until next year!

One More Week of Classes For Lionville!

Posted by Ben on August 14, 2014 under News, Weekend Classes | Be the First to Comment

Despite reports to the contrary, there is actually one more week of class at the Lionville YMCA before the summer break. We will have adult karate at the usual 8PM time in the usual place upstairs! Please spread the word to any other students, so that no one will accidentally miss out on class. 🙂

And, don’t forget about the Saturday class on August 16, at 10:30AM! It is open to brown belts and up, and the class is held in the same upstairs training room as the adult class.

Complete Success At The Black Belt Test!

Posted by Ben on April 28, 2014 under News | Be the First to Comment

I’m very happy to announce that all of our black belt test candidates passed and have been promoted! It was a thrilling test, with many exceptionally difficult board breaks, and top-notch sparring and forms performances across all levels. I will be updating this post with pictures and video as I receive them, so check back soon for highlights from the test! And, if you’d like to have your pictures or video of the test posted, please contact me and I’ll add it to the collection!

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The PSKK Store at Kelly’s Sports Is Open

Posted by Ben on March 28, 2014 under News | Be the First to Comment

For the next 24 days you can pick up PSKK logo t-shirts, hoodies, or a duffel bag from our page at Kelly’s Sports!

Photos from Tiny Tigers & Youth Karate Test!

Posted by Ben on March 1, 2014 under News | Be the First to Comment

At the end of each session at the YMCA, we like to have a test to allow the children to demonstrate their growth both to the instructors and to their parents. Here are some highlights from the tests! A big thank you to everyone who contributed photos from the test and if you have pictures you’d like featured on the site, please email them to me and I will add them to the collection! 🙂

Tiny Tigers

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Youth Karate

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Saturday Feb. 15 Black Belt Class at Lionville Cancelled (kind of)

Posted by Ben on February 14, 2014 under News, Weekend Classes | Be the First to Comment

Due to yet another impending snowstorm, the black belt class for tomorrow, February 15, has been cancelled; however, if the YMCA is open, and if weather permits, Master Pete Toto will be available from 10:30AM to Noon if you would like to practice Hapkido, and Master Instructor Noam Oz will be available for Taekwondo training for the upcoming test. If you do choose to attend, please drive safely and don’t forget to contact the Lionville YMCA before leaving to make sure they’re open!

Saturday Black Belt Candidate Class Schedule

Posted by Ben on November 20, 2013 under News, Weekend Classes | Be the First to Comment

Our master instructors will be conducting special Saturday classes for additional training and evaluation of our black belt candidates. All black belt candidates should attend these classes. Unless otherwise noted, these classes will be held from 10:30AM until noon at the Lionville YMCA training room. The dates of these classes are:

  • December 14th
  • January 11th, at the colored belt test in the UMLY Johnson Room. Black Belt candidates will be expected to demonstrate their forms during the test.
  • February 15th
  • March 22nd
  • April 12th

The weekly Saturday Hapkido classes will continue to be held on the Saturdays not listed above, and will remain at 10:30AM in the Lionville YMCA training room.

No Lionville classes July 4, 6, and 13

Posted by Ben on July 2, 2013 under News, Weekend Classes | Be the First to Comment

There will be no Taekwondo class on July 4th, and no advanced Saturday classes on July 6th or 13th, at the Lionville YMCA school. Have a safe and exciting Independence Day weekend!

Sign up and Get Access to e-PSKK

Posted by Ben on June 21, 2013 under News | Be the First to Comment

Dear PSKK Members and Friends:

We are pleased to introduce a new resource available to PSKK members and friends. e-PSKK is your mobile companion to your martial arts study. A supplement to your weekly class instruction, this new resource includes:

  • The history of martial arts, Tae Kwon Do, Chung Do Kwan and the Philadelphia School of Korean Karate, founded by Grandmaster Richard M. Sand in 1967
  • Photos and descriptions of stances, blocks, strikes and kicks
  • Photos and descriptions of white through senior level black belt forms
  • 3-step and 1-step sparring
  • Knife-defense

This subscription-based tool is available for $125. To receive your e-PSKK Mobile Companion, complete the attached registration form and submit it along with payment. Checks are acceptable but cash is preferred. Checks can be made out to Steve Sciscione or Andy Buechner. Once registered, your logon and password will be emailed to you. Your subscription will be continuous. Videos of forms and 1-steps will be added on an on-going basis to enhance the site.

I think you will find this an informative and useful tool. Forms and payment can be submitted to your instructor.

Best regards,

Andy Buechner

You can download the e-PSKK Registration Form from our website.