Dojo News

  • OKUDEN TRAINING AND PROMOTION October 10, 2017, training in the secret methods of OkuGake Jujutsu was completed for George Smith and Jorge Piedra, who are now Shihan (masters) of this art. Congratulations!!!
  • DAN SHINZA (Black belt testing) was performed May 2, 2017. George Smith and Jorge Piedra successfully passed a two day YONDAN (fourth degree black belt test). Congradulations George & Jorge! What a Huge accomplishment.
  • KEIKO HAJIME (First practice of the year) January 5, 2016.
  • Brunetti-sensei has retired from Hakkoryu Jujutsu and is now unaffiliated
  • We now have a video of around two dozen Tekiyo applications done in street clothes.
  • A self-defense club was formed at the Sarasota Military Academy Prep school for the 2015-16 school year. Led and instructed by SMA Capt. Brunetti, the Defensor Team ran in formation singing cadence, performed circle PT, then learned many self-defense techniques in the “Bear Pit.”
  • DAN SHINZA (Black belt testing) was performed March 17, 2015. Jason Bush successfully passed a two day Shodan (first degree black belt test). Congratulations Jason! Great test.
  • KEIKO HAJIME (First practice of the year) January 6, 2015
  • DAN SHINZA (Black belt testing) was performed December 16, 2014. Successful were: Jeremy Ranck, now yondan, George Smith and Jorge Piedra, now both sandan. Congratulations to all! Great tests.
  • “Ask me about my Gakun” Tee Shirt (Click on picture to order).
  • KIDS KENDO KAMP – June 17th through the 21st, 2014.
  • SEMINAR: June 8, 2013. “The Magic of Jujutsu,” given by Menkyo Shihan Brunetti. at the Red Tiger Martial Arts Studio was a success. Thanks to Master Hwang for the invitation to share a small piece of our art.