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Congratulations on the California Open!

Published by MasterLai on October 26th, 2011

On October 22, 2011 over 1,200 competitors competed at the 2011 California Open Taekwondo Championship at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA. We had 22 students representing our Academy of which they brought home 13 Gold, 11 Silver and 9 Bronze medals in the poomsae and kyroogi events. Congratulations to all the students and thanks to the parents and supporters. Special thanks to all coaches: Sr. Master Perry Okimoto, Instructor: Rodney Viloria, Emmy Naeole, Brendan Viloria, and Assistant Jenae Javier. Also to Sr. Master Ron Cabebe, who conducted an outstanding announcement job for the entire tournament. Sr. Master Danny Gonzalez, Referee Chairman, and Instructor Alan Mayeda, referee for the tournament. Here are the results:

Name Events Poomsae Kyoroogi
George Orduno Poomse/Kyoroogi Gold Silver
Casey Cuyugan Poomse/Kyoroogi Bronze Silver
Jerie Mae M Ibale Poomse/Kyoroogi Gold Gold
Christopher Mario Correia Poomse/Kyoroogi Silver Bronze
Vincent Paul Rodriguez Dela Cruz Poomse/Kyoroogi Bronze Silver
Margott Fellisse Rodriguez Dela Cruz Poomse/Kyoroogi Silver Bronze
Estelle Vargas Zamora Poomse/Kyoroogi Gold Gold
Almaida Camat Terrado Poomse/Kyoroogi Bronze Silver
Nikolas A. Caver Kyoroogi ~ Silver
Brendan Joseph Viloria Kyoroogi ~ Silver
Minerva Jessica Zamora Poomse/Kyoroogi Bronze Gold
Chrystoffer Hakim Joshua Bumacas Abad Poomse/Kyoroogi Gold Silver
Joshua Bryan Ballesteros Mojica Poomse/Kyoroogi Gold Gold
Cximone Kriz Bumacas Abad Kyoroogi ~ Bronze
Gabriel Miguel Nunez Ungab Poomse/Kyoroogi Bronze Silver
Erika Jane Buenaventura Gonzales Poomse Gold ~
Elijah Buenaventura Gonzales Poomse Gold ~
Joshua Cabebe Kyoroogi ~ Gold
Kymberlee Cabebe Poomse Gold ~
Tristen Stone Gomez Kyoroogi ~ Gold
Dylan Cabrera Kyoroogi ~ Silver
Josh Almario Kyoroogi ~ Bronze

Jimmy Kim TKD Championship

Published by MasterLai on October 3rd, 2011

Congratulations to our students who have competed in the 22nd Annual Jimmy Kim Invitational Taekwondo Championship at the Pyramid CSU-Long Beach. Especially for two of our students, Blaze Villalon and Jenae Javier, who were competing in the Black Belt division for the 1st time. We are all so proud of all of you and please keep it up and get ready for one last tournament of the year, the California Open on October 22.
Thank you for your hard work and we look forward to seeing you in the ring again at the Home Depot Center.

Sincerely, Grandmaster Lai

Angelyn Bernardo Bronze Bronze
Blaze Villalon N/A Bronze
Casey Cuyugan Silver Bronze
Christian Urayenza Bronze Silver
Christopher Almozara Silver Gold
Elijah Gonzales Silver Bronze
Erika Gonzales Gold Gold
Gabriel Ungab Silver Gold
George Orduno Bronze Bronze
Jenae Javier N/A Bronze
Jerie Mae Ibale Gold Gold
Joshua Mojica Gold Gold
Samuel Urayenza Gold Bronze
Tristen Gomez N/A Bronze
Yvete Espiritu Silver Gold









2011 Junior Olympics Results

Published by MasterLai on June 30th, 2011

22 students from our academy are in San Jose, CA competing in forms and sparring. Masters Ron Cabebe and Mike Lim and Chief Instructor Andre Echave are with them. Competition has been heavy with some divisions with as much as 54 competitors.
On the first day of competition, Elijah Gonzales received a Bronze medal in forms. Rayce Agura and Andrea Zamora both got Bronze medals in sparring. Jerome Quimpo received a Silver medal in sparring. On the second day of competition, Jacqueline Blatt and Kymberlee Cabebe made it all the way to the quarter finals. On the third day, Joshua Mojica got a Bronze medal in forms and a Bronze medal in sparring. Jenae Javier received a Silver medal in sparring. Bethany Agura and Blaze Villalon both got Gold medals in sparring.
On our last day of competition, Erica Gonzales got a Gold medal in forms, Luis Ramos and Fitzgerald Pate both receiving Bronze medals in sparring.

Final tally: 9 finalists and 3 National Champions!

Congratulations to ALL our students and coaches!

We are very proud of all our students who have worked hard in training and preparation. We are also very grateful to all the parents, instructors, coaches, and supporters that have helped make this all possible. Also let’s not forget Master Danny Gonzalez and Senior Instructor Alan Maeda who are there working very hard as referees for the Junior Olympics and Nationals.

Here’s a list of all of our students that went and competed in San Jose:

Rayden Agura, Rayce Agura, Bethany Agura, Elijah Baya,  Jacqueline Blatt, Kymberlee Cabebe, Marc Cardenas, Lea Casiles, Casey Cuyugan, Tristan DeLeon, Elijah Gonzales, Erika Gonzales, Jenae Javier, Amari Mascarinas, Joshua Mojica,Fitzgerald Pate, Justin Quimpo, Jerome Quimpo, Luis Ramos Jr., Christian Urayenza, Blaze Villalon, and Andrea Zamora.

Thank you all for representing our Academy! We are very proud of each and every one of you!

International Taekwondo Festival Winners!

Published by MasterLai on June 15th, 2011


To those students listed below who have competed and placed at the last International Taekwondo Festival. The results clearly speak of their dedication, and hard work in training. We are very proud of them and wish them to keep up their good work.
Thanks to Coaches: Sr. Master Ron Cabebe, Master Michael Lim, Chief Instructor Andre Echave, Instructor Rodney Viloria & Instructor Lauren Viloria for their outstanding coaching for our students.
Josh Almario 8-Yellow 1 2
Elijah Baya 1-Red/Black 2 1
Kymberlee Cabebe 1-Red/Black 1 1
Joshua Cabebe 1-Red/Black 1 1
Glen Canlas 8-Yellow 3 2
Marc Cardenas 1-Red/Black 2 3
Lea Casiles 1-Red/Black 3 2
Tristan DeLeon 4-Blue 3 2
Brent Gabriel 1-Red/Black 2 1
Amari Mascarinas 7-Yellow/Green 1 2
Kailee Mendoza 6-Green 3 3
Nathyn Mendoza 6-Green 3 1
Joshua Mojica 5-Green/Blue 1 1
Aliyah Nevarez 1-Red/Black 1 2
Mason Tan 6-Green 1 n/a
Blaze Villalon 1-Red/Black 1 1
Minerva Zamora 8-Yellow 3 2
Estelle Zamora 8-Yellow 3 1
Andrea Zamora 1-Red/Black 2 1


Friendship Fight-Off & Spring Sparring Festival

Published by MasterLai on June 15th, 2011

I am pleased to offer you my Congratulation for students who have competed at the Friendship Fight-Off last Saturday April 30 in Anaheim and at the Spring Sparring Festival in Rancho Cucamonga. Your achievement has made me proud and I hope you can keep up the good work.
Thank you very much COACHES for training, managing and coaching all our students. Your skill, support, dedication and contribution have made such big impact and difference to our students. Thanks again to Master Ron, Master Lim, Chief Instructors Andre & Instructor Rodney. A Job Well Done!!!

2011 Friendship Fight Off 4/30/2011 Anaheim
Bernardo Angelyn Gold 1-Red/Black
Espiritu Yvette Silver Gold 7-Yellow/Green
Gomez Gavin Bronze Gold 8-Yellow
Ibale Jerie-Mae Gold Gold 7-Yellow/Green
Javier Jenae Gold 0-Black/Red
Mascarinas Amari Bronze Gold 7-Yellow/Green
Ramos Jr. Luis Gold 2-Red
Villalon Blaze Gold Gold 0-Black/Red
Zavala Jeffrey Silver 8-Yellow
2011 Spring Sparring Festival 4/23/2011 Rancho Cucamonga
Baya Elijah N/A Gold 1-Red/Black
Villalon Blaze N/A Gold 0-Black/Red