An introduction…… In the American Taekwondo Association, there is this annual event called the Tournament of Champions. You must qualify to enter by virtue of the record you establish in various smaller events over the previous year. In 2010, after more than 34 years of training, I qualified for this prestigious event. There were only […]
A great family outing.
Chief Masters William Babin & Jay Kohl
Just 20 minutes from the convention center is Desert Botanical Garden. Here is the place for you to be introduced to the wonderful Sonoran Desert around Phoenix.
My playground, Saguaro Lake. Located on beautiful Saguaro Lake just east of Phoenix, the Desert Belle will give you an up close and personal look at our beautiful desert flora and fauna and some amazing rocks and mountains. Well worth the one hour drive.
Home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, MLB
Footprint Center is just one of the great venues in the Phoenix Convention Center area. It is the home of Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury, and Arizona Rattlers, as well as many other events. BANK ONE BALLPARK, home of the AZ Diamondbacks (MLB) is also nearby. Google these teams to see if they are playing during […]
Failed a second time? Oh yeh, it’s a great idea to put the two hardest boards out of six at the same breaking station instead of separating those two boards?????? Yep, that’s what I did. Watch this blog for how I managed to get a NO CHANGE at my test for 4th degree. And […]
Fun Facts about Phoenix Convention Center within walking distance: -more than 150 restaurants -more than 3000 hotel rooms -just four miles from Sky Harbor Airport -easily accessible by light rail system -just steps from a variety of live music, professional sports, art museums and more.