Oakland Kajukenbo Kwoon is a vibrant martial arts school offering classes in the eclectic kung fu style, Kajukenbo, to children and adults in Oakland, California. Kajukenbo training includes rigorous repetition of basic strikes and blocks, close-in fighting sets, grappling, traditional forms practice and sparring with partners. Students at Oakland Kajukenbo Kwoon progress through a belt system, from white to black, and emphasis throughout the training is on developing the core martial qualities of fighting spirit, self-discipline and respect. The philosophical foundation for Oakland Kajukenbo Kwoon is embedded in The Warrior’s Code, written and developed by Oakland Kajukenbo Kwoon Head Instructor, Sifu Kate Hobbs, emphasizing the value of love, respect, care, responsibility, honor and peace in the martial arts practice as well as in other aspects of daily life.
Barbara Bones Visit
Professor Barbara Bones, 8th degree black belt in Kajukenbo and the head of our Kajukenbo family lineage, is coming to Oakland on Tuesday October 17th and Wednesday October 18th. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend.
The seminar on Tuesday October 17th is open to all Teen/Adult Program students and Youth Program students ranked green and above. It will be held at Saint Columba Church from 6 to 8pm.
The seminar on Wednesday October 18th is open to all Oakland Kajukenbo students ranked green and above. It will be held at Hand to Hand (5680 San Pablo Ave.) from 6 to 8pm.