George Mattson

Author's details

Name: George Mattson
Date registered: July 23, 2012
URL: http://uechi-ryu.com

Latest posts

  1. Summerfest Masters Celebration . . . — May 8, 2018
  2. Summerfest Masters’ Test Information — April 24, 2018
  3. Shubukan Uechi-ryu Classic — April 12, 2018
  4. Peter McRae – R.I.P. — March 10, 2018
  5. Harry Skeffington – Winterfest Presenter — February 20, 2018

Most commented posts

  1. Bill Bauknecht Passes — 6 comments
  2. Join us for Buzz Durkin’s 40th Anniversary Celebration! — 4 comments
  3. WinterFest 2015 – March 6th and 7th! — 4 comments
  4. New “Rank & Honors” Registry — 3 comments
  5. 2014 SummerFest — 3 comments

Author's posts listings

May 08 2018

Summerfest Masters Celebration . . .

Uechi-ryu is (or should be) a life-long activity. Our senior members take their roles in our Uechi-ryu community very seriously. They train in a healthful and intelligent manner as well and are proud to display their skills in front of their peers before accepting advanced ranks and before being honored with titles of Renshi, Kyoshi …

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Apr 24 2018

Summerfest Masters’ Test Information

  International Uechi Karate Federation & Uechiryu Butokukai Master’s Test   REQUIRED ELEMENTS TO GEORGE E MATTSON’S MASTER’S TESTING AND GRADUATION AT SUMMERFEST August 3rd and 4th, 2018   Please remember the following:   Fill out the online Application in its entirety (CLICK HERE). We should have all the information we need, but you will …

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Mar 10 2018

Peter McRae – R.I.P.

The Uechi Ryu Karate Do family lost one of its most significant members on February 26, 2018 with the passing of Master Peter McRae. Peter was eloquently eulogized privately and publicly throughout the course of his wake and funeral. Rather than eulogize, I would like to pay tribute to a life truly well lived. Peter …

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Feb 20 2018

Harry Skeffington – Winterfest Presenter

Notice:  Notice to Winterfest Participants Friday’s party will be held at the Copacabana (Between Donnelly & Alexander st. 6PM.   Saturday’s party will be at the 1884 Restaurant in Eustis. 6PM. Thanks. BTW golf begins at 11am on Thursday. The old course at Mount Dora. Presenter: Harry Skeffington Seminar Name:  hojo undō is not a …

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Feb 17 2018

Summerfest Masters’ Celebration – Aug 3rd and 4th

I am very pleased and honored to report that Summerfest is now the official venue for master ranks (6-10 dan) in Uechi-ryu Karate for the Butokukai and IUKF. Summerfest has always been the favorite place to highlight the promotions of senior Uechi-ryu practitioners and now, with the new facilities, the master ranks can be recognized …

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Feb 08 2018

WinterFest 2018 Update

NOTICE:  Notice to Winterfest Participants Friday’s party will be held at the Copacabana (Between Donnelly & Alexander st. 6PM.   Saturday’s party will be at the 1884 Restaurant in Eustis. 6PM. Thanks. BTW golf begins at 11am on Thursday. The old course at Mount Dora. WinterFest – 2018  2018 Uechi-ryu WinterFest March 9, 10, 11th, …

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Dec 05 2017

Holiday Wishes

It’s that time of year again where we remember all the good people we have in our common training interest.  I’ve heard many say how elementary our system is when in truth, it is the most diverse system I know and I’ve studied a few. Straight and hard simplifies it’s intent where the target is …

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Nov 30 2017

Teaching Tips

Some of my students are looking in my Black Belt Test Guide by Sensei George Mattson and questioning some of the content.  Our discussions were mainly on the section of “time in grade”.  Seems every student and their mothers think their little ninja is an exceptional student.  If not, it’s the sensei’s fault and they will …

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Nov 19 2017

Hole in 1 today! Can take off my bucket list!

Good day at golf today. . . Hole in one (160 yards) #1 in “B” division Closest to the pin #3 hold #1 Team competition   😊 Best, George

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