Darin Yee

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Name: Darin Yee
Date registered: July 23, 2012

Latest posts

  1. 2014 Tournament Series — June 30, 2014
  2. SummerFest Notes. . . — June 18, 2014
  3. Regional Workout – April 26th — April 14, 2014
  4. Want to compete in the Uechi WorldCup? — January 15, 2014
  5. Regional Workout — December 20, 2013

Most commented posts

  1. 1st regional workout scheduled for December 1st, 2012: — 1 comment
  2. 1st N.E. Regional Workout. . . — 1 comment
  3. Regional Workout — 1 comment
  4. Hard/Soft Systems – Part two! — 1 comment

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Jul 23 2013

Embroidered Belt Service at SummerFest

I want to announce as a plus for attending summer fest, I have made a deal with the embroidery company in my building to do belts at a ridiculously low price.  When I got my first belt done, the cost was $85.  I got this company to do our names in English and Uechi-ryu karate do in Chinese on …

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Jun 30 2013


I hope everyone is having a wonderful summer so far.  Even though we’ve met our first heat wave, it isn’t officially summer until the children get out of school.  Some parent would like to see school last all year long but that’s not going to happen in this lifetime. I have taken writings from different …

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Apr 19 2013

May 11 Workout Big Success

Our May 11th “regional workout” like the previous 2 was a huge success.  Our number of attendees were 50 plus.  They came from all of the surrounding states and traveled as far as 3 to 4 hours to honor us with their participation. Sensei Gary Wong 8th dan and I were both part of the …

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Apr 16 2013

Boston Chinatown Celebration

This is just a quick note to thank you for joining me for the annual kung fu dinner in Boston.  This was always a great reason for Uechi people to get together for festivities outside of a workout.  We get to join the largest martial arts organizations in Boston’s Chinatown and their associates from the …

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Mar 13 2013

March 9th 2013 Seminar

Note: May workout changed to Saturday, May 11th! March 9th, the “HUT” hosted a regional workout lead by Sensei Paul Giella and Sensei Vinny Christiano.  This was a classical workout conducted by 2 “down to earth old time instructors” with a lot of skills and teaching experience. The workout was invigorating and intense.  We covered …

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Feb 13 2013

March Uechi-ryu Workout

Hello, I hope this letter find you in good spirits and splendid health.  I am writing on behave of the “Uechi-Ryu” friendship workout committee comprised of Pat Saunders, Christian Maine and myself.  We are inviting all honorable and respectful adult Uechi- Ryu practitioners to attend. The first workout was at in Stow, Ma hosted by …

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Jan 23 2013

You are Never too Old!

You Are Never Too Old To Learn Uechi-ryu Karate          It was at the Summer fest 2010 I met George Mattson for the second time.  I had studied Uechi-ryu karate with George in 1965 and 66 in Boston, but stopped because, like many of us, work, travel and family took priority.  Surprisingly …

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Dec 03 2012

1st N.E. Regional Workout. . .

I am very please due to the outcome of our regional workout which Sensei Pat Saunders hosted for December 1st 2012.  The turn out was exceptional and we were blessed with the attendance of some of the best Uechi-Ryu practitioners in our area. There was a lot of sweat as a workout should be.  No one puts …

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Nov 23 2012

Happy Holidays

This is just a note to wish everyone in our Uechi Family a very happy and safe Thanksgiving.  After I’ve ate with my family, I was sitting in my living room watching football and thinking about all the things I have to be thankful for. Last night after I finished teaching for the night, I …

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Nov 09 2012

December Seminar Update

Hello Brother and Sisters, The December 1 date is closing in fast and Sensei Pat Saunders is trying to get a head count on the participants in our invitational work outs.  Sensei Pat’s dojo can accommodate approximately 30 people.  With the head count we have now we will possibly need another venue as our count …

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