• It’s the little things…

    My name is Chris Mattison, and I am horrible with names. I cannot handle more than 2 at a time. No mnemonic device¬†has helped and this is something I’ve always struggled with, despite my best intentions. Please accept my apologies for having forgotten your name…and believe me when I tell… [Continue]

  • 2014 WYKKO Schedule Released

    OSU! Please see the calendar for 2014 and plan accordingly. Like last year, I hope to get an event page up for each event with as many details as possible (maps, hotel info, etc) –stay tuned! February 21/22 – Black Belt testing & Winter Camp (Pensacola Beach, FL) April 12… [Continue]

Superfights Recap/Results

OSU! Great tournament as usual. Lots of good solid fighting throughout the day. Congratulations to Joshua Styer, who placed second in semi-knockdown and Miss Montgomery who placed second in both point sparring and semi-knockdown! Knockdown: Lightweight Division Champion: Josh McCullars (WYKKO Oxford) Middleweight Division Champion: Chris Mattison (WYKKO Norcross) Heavyweight… [Continue]

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Summer Camp 2013 Recap

OSU! This past weekend, Yoshukai Karate-ka from around the world gathered in Eufala, AL for the 2013 edition of our Summer Camp & Black Belt Workout. This camp was extra special for several reasons; we all know that this is the 50th Anniversary of Yoshukai Karate and Grandmaster Yamamoto was… [Continue]

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2013 WYKKO National Championship

Parents and Students, Wow. Just…wow. I am so very proud of everyone that competed yesterday. All of you showed tremendous guts getting out there and competing. Congratulations to you all and thank you for your hard work! A special kudos to Nate and Kelton, who have been in class the… [Continue]