Updates: January Week 5

January 28, 2024

29 January 2024

  • Regular Class Schedules All Week
  • Friday 02/02: Tournament Sparring at 6:45 PM
  • Saturday 02/03: Weapons Clinic at 1:30 PM


Weekly Outstanding Students


Leader of the Week – LeRoy Pope

Student of the Week – Trent Newton

Tang Soo Spirit of the Week – Amand Pope


Leader of the Week – Kayden Cameron

Student of the Week – Samuel Mediol-Toribio

Tang Soo Spirit of the Week – James So


February is Bring-A-Buddy Month

In the Spirit of Sharing and Togetherness, ALL of February is Bring-A-Buddy Month!

Find out how you can earn Tang Soo Dollar$!


Where Beginners Learn, Leaders Grow, and Black Belts in Life are Built.


Winter/Spring Tournaments

  • Momentum Karate Tournament – February 17th (Woodland, Texas)
  • Chesapeake Bay Invitational – March 02nd (Odenton, MD)
  • Garden State Championships – March 23rd
  • CS Kim Karate National Championships – April 26th/27th


There are no Black Belt Techniques, Only Basic Techniques done at a Black Belt Level.


Belt Tests and Promotions

Gup Testing Candidate Lists are Posted!!

  • Belt Promotions: February 16 at 5:30 PM – Both Schools
    • Lists are Posted
  • Tiny Tigers Testing:
    • Chestertown: March 01 at 5:00 PM
    • Easton: March 15 at 5:00 PM
  • Colored Belt Testing:
    • Easton: February 24 at 10:00 AM
    • Chestertown: March 09 at 10:00 AM
  • Black Belts/CDB/Red Belts: Saturday April 06, 2024, 10:00 AM
    • Chestertown Do Jang: Testing/Recerts/Pre-Tests/Red Belts
  • Black Belts/CDB: Saturday April 13, 2024, 10:00 AM
    • Synergy Martial Arts: Testing/Recerts/Pre-Tests


Chesapeake Bay Invitational

Saturday March 02nd, 2024

Hosted at Synergy Martial Arts. Co-Hosted by Phoenix Martial Arts

This Tournament is a Great way to break into Competition and begin to understand Tournaments in general!

Competition Divisions consist of:

Forms                         Breaking       

Sparring                                 Weapons

Competitors are further divided and matched up by age and rank, within each competition category.

Rules for Judging are explained before each event.

Medals are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place!

This is a Fantastic first experience and a Great way to practice for All Tournaments!

Chesapeake Bay Invitational, Hosted at Synergy Martial Arts

1360 Blair Drive, Odenton, MD 21113

Check-In: 9:00 AM

Start Time: 10:00 AM

Pre-Registration Pricing Honored through Saturday February 24th


Shi Sun: Focus – of eyes or direction of line of sight 


Winter/Spring Important/Fun Dates

  • Groundhog Day: Friday February 2nd
  • Lunar New Year: February 10th – Year of the Dragon
  • Acts of Random Kindness Week: February 14-20
  • Picture Day: Chestertown Do Jang May 22nd – Wednesday
  • Picture Day: Easton Do Jang May 23rd – Thursday
  • Annual Theme Park Field Trip – Wednesday June 26th
  • Annual Family Picnic and Promotions Day: TBA June 22/29


February – Clinics/Events

February is Bring-A-Buddy Month

February 02 – Tournament Sparring Clinic at 6:45 PM

February 03 – Weapons Clinic at 1:30 PM

February 09 – JUDO Clinic at 6:45 PM

February 10 – Leadership Clinic at 1:30 PM

February 16 – Belt Promotions at 5:30 PM

February 17 – Board Breaking Clinic at 1:30 PM

February 23 – TBA

February 24 – Belt Testing – Easton at 10:00 AM

February 24 – Tournament Prep at 1:30 PM


Just Don’t Quit!

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