2020  -  Year of the Rat

 

JANUARY

FIRST CLASS OF THE YEAR

  • January 3rd (Friday)
  • 6PM
  • Children and Adults combined
  • There will be no other class

 

SO HONBU DOJO BELT TESTING (KYU)

  • January 18th (Saturday)
  • 1PM - Children Karate
  • 2:30PM - Iaido
  • Jacksonville, FL

 

15TH ANNUAL SO HONBU DOJO CONSTRUCTION ANNIVERSARY

  • January 25th (Friday)
  • Late Soke Masaharu Sakimukai's birthday

 


MAY

SO HONBU DOJO BELT TESTING (KYU)

  • May 16th (Saturday)
  • 1PM - Children Karate
  • 2:30PM - Adults
  • Jacksonville, FL

 


JUNE 

SUMMER ELITE CAMP

  • June 10th (Wednesday) Started
  • August 5h (Wednesday) Ends

 


JULY

10TH ANNUAL SOKE MEMORIAL SERVICE (ZOOM) 

  • July 10th

  


SEPTEMBER

SO HONBU DOJO BELT TESTING (KYU)

  • September 12th (Saturday)
  • 1PM - Children Karate
  • 2:30PM - Iaido
  • Jacksonville, FL

 


OCTOBER

30TH USA CHINTOKAN KARATE-DO ANNIVERSARY ZOOM GASSHUKU

 

SO BUDO KAI JAPAN TOUR V is postponed to 2022


DECEMBER

ANNUAL DOJO DAY (TENTATIVE)

  • December 5th (Saturday)
  • 9am ~ 2pm
  • Dojo Project Day
  • No Class
  • Maintenance and Clean inside and outside of the Dojo

 

END OF THE YEAR PARTY

 

LAST CLASS OF THE YEAR

  • December 26th (Saturday) 
  • 10 AM
  • Children and Adults combined 
  • There will be no other class

 


SO HONBU DOJO OBSERVES THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS
Jacksonville, FL

"New Year's Eve and Day"  -  "Memorial Day"  -  "Independence Day (4th of July)"  -  "Labor Day"  -  "Thanksgiving Day & Friday"  -  "Christmas Eve and Day"

ADDITIONALLY - It is a Japanese custom to close the Dojo for the New Year from "Last Class of the Year" to "First Class of the Year"