DOJO KUN :
WE WILL TRAIN OUR HEARTS & BODIES....FOR A FIRM UNSHAKEN SPIRIT!
WE WILL PURSUE THE TRUE MEANING OF THE MARTIAL WAY...FOR OUR MINDS TO BE ALERT!
WITH TRUE VIGOR..WE WILL SEEK TO CULTIVATE A SPIRIT OF SELF-DENIAL! WE WILL BE COURTEOUS...RESPECT OUR SUPERIORS...AND REFRAIN FROM VIOLENCE!
WE WILL LOOK UPWARDS FOR WISDOM & STRENGTH...AND NOT SEEK OTHER DESIRES!
WE WILL FOLLOW OUR MORAL PRINCIPLES...AND NEVER FORGET THE TRUE VIRTUE OF HUMILITY! ALL OF OUR LIVES...THROUGH THE DISCIPLINE OF BUDO KARATE...WE WILL SEEK TO FULFILL THE TRUE MEANING...
OF THE ULTIMATE WAY!
Supervision: All kumite will be under the supervision of Sensei Only.
Each fighter is to wear a groin protector, head guard, mouthpiece, shin-instep guards, and fist guards. Use of chest guards, and head guards are optional.
**AUTHORIZED FIGHTING TECHNIQUES:
Protocol: Respect for the opponent and the instructor will be shown at all times. Each match will begin and end by bowing and shaking hands. If either participant is injured, fighting will stop at once while the injury is assessed. The non-injured participant will kneel at the edge of the ring while this assessment is made.