Classes & Announcements this Week:

You can link to the current class schedule here.

10/20/14 Announcements:

  • Team Sun Dragon had a great time at AIDS Walk Austin last week. You can still donate to this good cause: click here
  • Early Voting has started in Austin! The last day to vote early is October 31. Find a voting location near you: Travis County Polling Locations
  • Wheatsville Coop (4100 S. Lamar) and Randall’s Supermarket (2025 West Ben White Blvd) are both early voting locations close to the dojo, you can stop there before or after class. Remember to bring your approved photo ID.
  • We’re celebrating 10 years of Sensei Joy being head instructor and executive director at Sun Dragon! Party at Carol’s house on November 9th, 3-6pm. Ask a Senpai if you need more info.


AIDS Walk Austin 2014

Thanks Team Sun Dragon 2014! If you missed joining us this year, there’s always 2015…

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New Member Special

Contact us to schedule your first class.

Ready to try something new? Seido karate at Sun Dragon will strengthen, empower, and challenge you! Our New Member Special includes:

  • Two months of unlimited training
  • A uniform and patches
  • 1 year membership in the World Seido Organization

That’s everything you need to start on your way to black belt. As a non-profit, we’ll never ask you to sign a contract, and we offer scholarship and work-study opportunities. We never turn anyone away for inability to pay. Check out our schedule and rates to see what classes will fit your life, then contact us to schedule your first class. We look forward to welcoming you to Sun Dragon!


Things That Happen to all Sun Dragons

Our own Summer Cacciotti penned a humorous and factual list of things that eventually happen to all Sun Dragons. Enjoy!

Things that eventually happen to all Sun Dragons

On a long enough time line, everyone will eventually:

1. Learn to bow, and bow, and bow. Then bow some more.
2. Shamelessly copy a more senior student’s movements.
3. Cringe when someone walks on the training floor in shoes.
4. Do something you never thought you could do.
5. Do something you never imagined you would want to do.
6. Be corrected on a point of etiquette you were unaware of.
7. Enjoy a sparkling clean dojo after a big soji day.
8. Forget your water bottle at the dojo.
9. Feel happier about a water break than you would a happy hour.
10. Tangle up your arms while blocking.
(Read on …)