Dojo News 2013
Team Ronin National Champions
Great Achievements for Team Ronin in the National Championships
The 2011 -2012 season saw Team Ronin deliver brilliant results. The team participated in the USANKF and US Open in Las Vegas where they represented Delaware County and won 1 Gold and 2 Bronze medals. The event was graced by over 2000 other contestants from about 40 nations. In July, the US Team Trials and USANKF National were held in Fort Lauradale. The team did not disappoint as they brought home 2 Silver and 3 Bronze medals after facing 1,500 contestants. Team Ronin Junior Olympic Team faced over 550 major contestants from all over the United States and its territory. The 2012 AAU Junior Olympic event held in Houston TX saw the team achieve its prime triumph winning 2 Gold, 2 Silver and 3 Bronze medals. Team Ronin’s success has seen them get invited by the 76ers to perform their martial art techniques. The precise date of the performance is yet to be announced but is expected to take place in the month of March 2013. Tickets will be sold to support the teams travel expenses. Team Ronin is also set to have a very busy year ahead of them. 2012-2013 season will see them travel to Asia, Europe and North America. The world Olympic committeevoted for the inclusion of Karate in the Olympic which will be held in 2020. USANKF is a US Olympic committee associate and the team is an active World Karate Federation member.