PTSDA Karate

2500 W Nine Mile Rd | Pensacola, FL 32534 | 850-478-0680 Open Weekdays 9:00am-12:00pm & 4:00-8:00pm

Basics in the Sand!
September - 17 - 2014
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PTSDA Perdido was the host of this past weekend’s beach training and it was a great success! We had a record number of out of town guests come and train with us as well. Thank you to everyone who helped set up, clean up, and everything in between! Here are a few pictures from the event: We hope that you will visit us at the next event, our annual Sprint Karate Campout! TANG SOO!

September - 12 - 2014
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Have you seen the newest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle movie? Have you ever wanted to be like Mikey and be awesome at Nunchukas? This is the perfect opportunity for you then! September 22 – 26 is our TMNT Buddy Week! When you bring a buddy during this week, you and your buddy get a FREE pair on Nunchukas! How much easier can it get? Bring a friend, have some fun, get something free. It’s awesome! The nunchukas will be given out on September 30th during our special buddy Nunchuka class. Bring a buddy and come have fun with us!

September - 4 - 2014
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Who likes competition? How about a competition between belts to see who can raise the most money? White-yellow belt team, orange-green belt team, red-black belt team! The team that raises the most money will get a special weapons class on October 3rd from 5-6pm. We will be doing weapons that are not normally taught at the dojang! Do your part and help your team win! The Fundraiser has STARTED!! Packets need to be turned in by September 29 to be counted for the competition, and can be turned in no later than October 1st (they will not be counted for  [ Read More ]

August - 27 - 2014
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“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin. The seminar was a complete success! We used all the funds from the seminar towards our fundraising goal. Thanks to everyone who got involved!

SBN Dufour won 1st in Master's Forms
August - 4 - 2014
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If you are new to our school you might not grasp how global the federation really is. Every two years the International Tang Soo Do Federation puts on an International Championship. This is the first time since 2006 that the tournament has been held out of the country. The 13th ITF World Championships were held in Lisbon, Portugal and they were a complete success! Sa Bom Nim Dufour and Sa Bom Nim Joiner represented our school well. SBN Dufour tested for his Yuk Dan(sixth degree black belt) and SBN Joiner completed his second recert for his Sa Dan(fourth degree black  [ Read More ]

Black Belt Training!
July - 7 - 2014
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This past weekend was a blast! Everyone enjoyed training and fellow-shipping with all of our black belts both local and from Louisiana. Also, Congratulations to local Cho Dan, Bailey Duane, on testing for her Ee Dan on Friday night! We are looking forward to our next Black Belt seminar to be scheduled soon. Keep on the look out for the dates and times! TANG SOO! Next Black belt seminar and Instructor training will be December 19th and 20th with a black belt Christmas party to follow!! See you there!

June - 30 - 2014
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Thank you Pensacola for voting us Best of the Bay, Martial Arts. We count it an honor to be able to serve you in this way and to win this award. Lets continue to make this year great! TANG SOO!    

May - 27 - 2014
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We are looking for parent volunteers that are kind, friendly, creative, and most of all, willing! We are looking into fundraising options in order to raise funds for the renovations to the dojang. If you have not made it to a parent volunteer meeting, please see KSN Sullivan to be put on our volunteer list. We look forward to having your help in our future endeavors! TANG SOO!

September - 24 - 2013
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Check out our Student Section!  We are updating information for each rank on a weekly basis. TANG SOO!!!

December - 26 - 2012
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It is with saddened hearts that we share that Master Michael McGee of Zachary, Louisiana has passed away.  Master McGee and Master DuFour were close friends for many years.  A memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 28th for Master Mike McGee. There will be visitation from 12pm to 3pm at Charlet Funeral Home in Zachary with the Service at 3pm. After the services, the Zachary Karate School will open their dojang for those who would like to join his Family, Students and Friends to remember and celebrate the life of Master Michael Wayne McGee.