East West Winter Shiai
East West Karate and Fitness of Sparta held its annual Winter Shiai Competition on December 2nd. New owners and advanced black belts Sensei Jim Malaro and Sensei Joe Malaro led the program that hosted over 50 students ranging in age from 4 to 66. East West Founder and Sensei to the Malaro’s, Shihan Scott Klinger was a special guest, the Malaro family is proud to be continuing the legacy of this program here in Sussex County.
The event focused on “Kata” also knows as the traditional forms used in Isshinryu Karate and on Kumite(sparring), student performance was outstanding!
Many students were promoted to their next rank level, received competition awards, and yearly performance recognition awards. The event was a complete success
East West Karate & Fitness offers classes for all ages and skill levels, and is located at 564 Lafayette Road, Sparta. For more information please contact 973-459-4177. You can also visit www.eastwestkaf.com