Photo Gallery

Masters in Motion Seminar

March 9, 2019, Burbank, CA -- Kris Kadamian, Sensei


Sensei Darryn Levine Visits Our Dojo

January 17, 2019 -- Sensei Darryn Melerine, 4th dan, of the Minami Ryu Zanshin Dojo, Mandeville, LA, visited and taught at our dojo. Front: Darryn Melerine, Richard Silva, Kurt Dutt, George Kirby Back: Angelo Castro, Glenda Perle, Marissa Trujillo



Community Service Awards

September 28, 2017 - - - Assistant Instructors Glenda Perl, Michael Langewisch, and Byron Davis are presented Community Service Aaards from California State Assemblyman Dante Acosta at the Budoshin Jujitsu Dojo, Santa Clarita, CA



Black Belt Promotions

July 6, 2017 - - - Prof. Marc Tucker to Shichidan [7th dan] Kyoshi
July 6, 2017 - - - Left to right: Glenda Perle to Nidan [2nd dan], Steven Castorena to Godan [5th dan] Renshi, Byron Davis to Yodan [4th dan], and Michael Langewisch to Yodan [4th dan]



BJJY Summer Camp 2016

August 12-14, Santa Clarita, CA - - -Back Row: Harold Zeidman, Byron Davis, Dave Bellman, Jeff Wynn, George Kirby. Front Row: David Boesel, Dave Clark, Paul Trinkkeller, Logan Clark.



BJJY Summer Camp 2014

August 15-17, Santa Clarita, CA - - -



Arlington YMCA Seminar

November 3, 2012, Arlington, VA



BJJY Summer Camp 2012

August 15-17, 2012, Santa Clarita, CA

CAMP BUDOSHIN 2011 on click here!


Instructors at CB11 [not all shown]

Sam Combes, 9th dan Kaisatsu Aikido
Kris kademian, Foiunder, Kibukan System
George Kirby, 10th dan Budoshin Ju-Jitsu
Ed Bielfelt, Master Tai CHi & Kung Fu San Soo
Tony Kull, 10th dan Shinan Jutsu
Thomas Marshall, 6th dan Tae Kwon Do
David Ortiz, Escrima Instructor
Toney Raven, 10th dan Daito Ryu Jujitsu
Toma Rosensweig, 3rd dan Canemasters
Cliff Stewart, 10th dan Within Arms Reach
George Anderson, 8th dan Danzan Ryu Jujitsu
Marc Tucker, 6th dan Budoshin Ju-Jitsu
Edward Verso, 5th dan Pankraton
David Dye, 10th dan Shuyokan Ryu
Michael Langewisch, Chanbara Instructor
Our phenomenal support staff: Courtney Wiscarson, Kristine Wiscarson, Kurt Dutt, GLenda Paul, & Paul Trinkeller [not shown]

CB11 Instructors and Students

Candid Shots at CB11

You're going to choke me?
Profs Kull & Combes catching up
Profs Kirby & Kull exchanging thoughts
Denny DeLosReyes says, "This is going to hurt."
Profs Tucker & Bielfelt get into theory
Sensei Bodston & Prof. Arrington exchange old times




BJJY Summer Camp 2011

Dave Burgette, 4th dan Pyong An Do Won Kung Fu
Bruce Clayton, 7th dan Shotokan Karate
Sam Combes, 9th dan Keisatsu Aikido
Robert Deahl, 5th dan Uchi Kimi Do
David Dye, 10th dan Shuyokan Ryu
Mark Guerrero, 4th dan Judo
Rob Hyatt, 3rd dan Aikido
Mark Jordan, 6th dan Budoshin Jujitsu
Kris Kademian, 6th dan Kobudo Karate
Solomon Kaihewalu, 12th dan Kaihewalu Lua
George Kirby, 10th dan Budoshin Jujitsu
Tony Kull, 10th dan Shinan Jutsu
Michael Langewisch, Chanbera Instructor
Walt Lenoir, 10th dan Ketsugo Jujitsu
Toma Rosensweig, 4th dan Aikido
Profs Walt Lenoir and George Kirby
Cliff Stewart, 10th dan Within Arms Reach
Profs. Sam Combes & Cliff Stewart exchanging good times.
Terrific Staff: Glenda and Allison
Who ran CB10? George Kirby and Mark Jordan





2010 BJJY Summer Camp

August 13-15, 2010, Santa Clarita, CA




With Sensei Tony Damigo
at his new Lake Isabella Dojo

August, 2010




2010 AJA Western Region Tournament Winners

April 10, 2010, Santa Clarita, CA
Steve Uhrig, 4th dan Tae Kwon Do: FIdure-4 Weapons Retention
Tony Kull, 10th dan Shinan Jutsu: Tokui Waza
Oloha Kaihewalu, 12th dan Kaihewalu Lua: Use of Hawaiian Weapons
Mark Jordan, 6th dan Budoshin Ju-Jitsu: "Breaking the Rules" [What You Can't DO in the UFC]
Cliff Stewart, 10th dan Within Arms Reach [WAR]: Assailant Control
Toma Rosenzweig, 4th dan Ailido: CSSOSC knife drills
Robert Deahl, 5th dan Uchi Kimi Do: Trapping Skills
Kris Kademian, 6th dan Shorin Ryu Karate/Hapkido: Basics to Combatives
Marc Tucker, 6th dan Budoshin Ju-Jitsu, and David Dye, 10th dan Shuyokan Ryu, a pose for the camera
Toney RAven, 10th dan Judo: making a point after his Judo seminar
David Burgett, 4th dan Pyong An Do Won Kung Fu: Introduction to Krav Maga

 

 

Other sensei we didn’t get pictures of:

 

Sam Combes, 9th dan Keisato Aikido, who taught Ikkajo
George Kirby, 10th dan Budoshin Ju-Jitsu, who taught off-balancing techniques
Michael Langewisch, 6th dan Karate, who taught Chanbara
Ed Verso, Pankration instructor,  who taught a Striking to Takedown seminar




2009 BJJY Summer Camp

August 14-16, 2009, Santa Clarita,CA




My First Brown Belts at College of the Canyons

December 11, 2008 Christopher Haines, Rebecca Masamitsu, George Kirby Edward Valdez, Matthew Gelaude




BJJY 2007 Summer Camp

August 17-19, 2007




Stephen Copping [1961-2006] In Memorium of One of My "Kids"




AJA Western Region Tournament

November 18, 2006




BJJY 2006 Summer Camp

August 25-27, 2006, Santa Clarita, CA
Ready for Jutte seminar!




LAPD-CMAAP [Civilian Martial Arts Advisory Panel] Group Photo
August, 2006




2006 AJA Convention Pix, Towson, MD

Three "old codgers": Tony Maynard [So Region Director], Dennis McCurdy [President], and George Kirby [BOD Chairman]
Wade Susie & Karen Curley [AJA Secretaries] and George Kirby




AJA Western Region Tournament Winners - Santa Clarita Dojo

April 22, 2006: 6 entrants, 6 trophy winners including 3 firsts anda 1-2-3- sweep of the Black Belt division!




Seminar at Soke Dye's Shuyokan Dojo

Costa Mesa, CA, March 25, 2006




Seminar at Tarzana Karate

Tarzana, CA February 25,2006 -- Sensei Alessandro Ashanti [blue gi], host




West Hills Tournament WInners

February 19, 2006, West Hills, CA -- L to R: Sensei Gregory Poretz [host sensei at Kenshokan Academy], Denny de los Reyes [2nd place Black Belt div], Glenda Perl [2nd place Brown Belt div], & Vicente Cordero [2nd place White Belt div]




BJJY 2005 Summer Camp

July 15-17, 2005, Santa Clarita, A




2005 AJA National Award Winners

STUDENTS & INSTRUCTORS WIN NATIONAL AJA AWARDS! Pix Info: Front row [left to right] Bryce DeFigueiredo, Paul Blaney, Marc Tucker. Back row [left to right]: Carol Roleder, Marc Kolodziejczyk, Frank Blaney, George Kirby. Not in pix: Michael Langewisch




Cane-Hanbo Seminar at the Arlington YMCA




BJJY 2002 Summer Camp




Shobukai Austria Seminar May, 2002




AJA Western Region Spring Tournament




Jujitsu Seminar at Ed Daniel's Karate & Self-Defense School




AJA 1998 Convention




LAPD Civilian Martial Arts Advisory Panel




AJA Convention 1996




Canada Seminar 1996




AJA 1994 Convention in California




Nisei Week Demonstration

"Never underestimate the power of Kim." [My daughter, age 4] Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, CA 1990




Camp Danzan Ryu [Jujitsu America] 1987




AAU-Jujitsu Convention
Reno, NV, April 1981

Profs. George Kirby, Jack Wheat, Francisco Limbago & Carl Beaver, Jr.
George Kirby meets Prof. Wally Jay for the first time. [There's a great story behind this.]
Profs. Carl Beaver Jr., Jim Nieto, Wally Jay, Dennis Palumbo & George Kirby




Prof. Bill Fromm throwing Prof. McCurdy,
[ca late 1970s]




Sensei Louis Mercier & George Kirby [ca 1970s]




Harte Brothers Shodan Promotions 1976-78-80

Kevin Harte - 1976
Robert Harte - 1978
Ken Harte - 1980




AJA 1977 National Tournament, Sylmar, CA




Olive Vista Jr. High 1975 Jujitsu Class, Sylmar, CA




AJA 1975 Western Region Tournament, Burbank, CA




Burbank YMCA Jujitsu Class 1974
[at John Muir Jr. High School]