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2022

World Yoshukai Karate Tournament ~ September 10, 2022
On September 10, 2022 UPKUDO competed in the World Yoshukai Karate Tournament
Name Division Kata Fighting Weapons
Daniel Boydston Black Belt 35+ 2nd Place 1st Place 2nd Place
Sensei Justin English Black Belt 18-34 3rd Place
Logan Taylor Yellow Belt 9-10 2nd Place
Ozil Guamache Green Belt 9-10 Finisher
Shelby Fogler Yellow Belt 11-14 1st Place


Florida Gateway Challenge ~ July 16, 2022
On July 16, 2022 UPKUDO competed in the 10th Annual Florida Gateway Challenge.
Name Division Kata Fighting Self Defense Weapons
Matthew Burch 13 beginner 1st Place 1st Place
Dresden Warren 14 advanced 4th Place 4th Place 1st Place
Kevin Ross 14 advanced 3rd Place 2nd Place 2nd Place
Karius McMillan 18-34 Beginner Mens1st Place 1st Place (Fighting)

1st Place (Continuous Fighting)
1st Place
Maddox Warren 9 beginner 2nd Place 2nd Place
Sensei Justin 18-29 Black Belt 1st Place 3rd Place 2nd Place 1st Place
Sensei Brandon Keefer 40+ Black Belt 1st Place 1st Place 3rd Place 1st Place
Austen Jarrell 8 beginner 3rd Place 2nd place
Aaron Brooks 9 intermediate 4th Place 3rd Place
Andy Perez 10 beginner 1st Place
Ozil Guamache 10 intermediate 2nd Place 3rd Place
Isaac Howard 8 Beginner 3rd Place 3rd Place
Sensei Daniel Boydston 30-39 Back Belt Men1st Place

Grand Champion (all black belts)
1st Place 1st Place 1st Place
Kaidyn Martin 10-11 Beginner 2nd Place
Karson Martin 6-7 Beginner 1st Place 3rd Place


Gulf Coast Martial Art Championship ~ May 22, 2022
We had a successful tournament at the Gulf Coast Martial Art Championship, held May 22, 2022 in Crestview FL. We brought home seven Division State Titles for the year and 32 medals to total 4,340 victories in competition and 373 State Division Titles and 1 World title
Name Division Kata Fighting Self Defense Weapons
Sensei JD English 18 To 34 black belt men 3rd Place 1st Place
Division Title
1st Place 2nd Place
Division Title
Sensei Brandon Keefer 35 up Black Belt men 1st Place
Division Title
1st Place
Division Title
1st Place
Division Title
1st Place
Division Title
Dresden Warren Advanced youth 13 to 17 2nd Place
Division Title
3rd Place  
Seth Lowell 3rd Place 2nd Place
Aaron Brooks Green belt intermediate 9/10 2nd Place 2nd Place 1st Place
Ozil 3rd Place 1st Place
Shelby Folger 13-17 beginner 3rd Place 1st Place
Derek Bruce 13-17 2nd Place 1st Place 1st Place
Austen Jarrell 7/8 beginner 3rd Place 1st Place
Logan Taylor 9/10 beginner 2nd Place 3rd Place
Andy Perez 1st place
Maddox Warren 1st Place
Jeremiah 2nd Place 1st Place


Gulf Coast Martial Art Championship ~ February 26, 2022
Name Division Kata Sparring Self Defense Weapons
Mr. Brandon Keefer Black Belt Executive 2nd Place 2nd Place 2nd Place 1st Place
Sensei Daniel Boydston Black Belt Executive 1st Place 1st Place 1st Place 2nd Place
Sensei Justin English Black Belt Men 18 Plus   2nd Place 1st Place 1st Place
Karius McMillan White Belt Men   1st Place 1st Place  
Dresden Warren Red Belt 14-17 1st Place   3rd Place  
Kevin Ross Red Belt 14-17 2nd Kata 2nd Place    
Shelby Fogler Beginner 13-15 1st Place 2nd Place 1st Place  
Ozil Gutierrez Green Belt 9-10 1st Place 2nd Place    
Austin Jarrell Beginner 7-8     2nd Place