Katsu Dojo Karate - Member USA National Karate-do Federation

2008 Junior Pan American Championships

Santiago, Chile - September 4th - 7th

1 Silver Medal, 1 Bronze Medal

Katsu Dojo had five athletes make the US Junior Karate Team to represent the United States at the 2008 Junior Pan American Championships. That was more athletes from one Dojo then any other school in the US. Matthew Tamayo won a silver medal in the 12-13 year old -35 kg sparring division. Tyler Wolfe won a bronze medal in the 16-17 year old -48 kg sparring division. Tyler beat a girl from Chile 8 - 0 in the third place match. The US came in third in the overall gold medal count. Below are pictures from the event.