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New Location!

After more than 30 years at our beloved Oak Street location, Zen Budokai has relocated. We are now temporarily holding classes at: Infinite Martial Arts 2830 Baker Street, San Francisco, CA 94123 infinitetkd.com Parking in the area is generally pretty easy, especially on Lyon St. (along the Presidio). More info to come as we settle in. Hope to see you on the mat.

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Jujitsu Police Arts at Holy Trinity Recreational Center

Jujitsu Police Arts …is coming this summer to the Holy Trinity Recreational Center. Jujitsu Police Arts were derived from the Zen Budokai Jujitsu system.  The curriculum emphasizes restraining holds, joint locks, come-alongs, and submissions.  This is NOT ground fighting and is taught in a non-competitive setting. This is a great curriculum for self defense or those in law enforcement or security.  It also complements striking arts well and supplements many of the other grappling arts.  This class is for men and women ages 15 or…

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6th Annual Zen Budokai Seminar

     Soke Tim Delgman, Professor Jerry Kunzman, Professor Jim Moses FRIDAY, 30 SEPT 2016 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM SATURDAY, 1 OCT 2016 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM No-host dinner to follow SUNDAY, 2 OCT 2016 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Mat will be split to accommodate various levels LOCATION: San Francisco Police Academy 350 Amber Drive San Francisco, CA 94117   Open to all Zen Budo Kai Aiki Jujitsu schools and their affiliates And San Francisco Police, San Francisco Police League Please have the…

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5th Annual Zen Budokai Seminar

October 2-4, 2015 New Milford, CT Soke Tim Delgman plus others (TBA)    FRIDAY, 2 OCT 2015 (black belts only) 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM No host dinner SATURDAY, 3 OCT 2015 (all ranks) 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM (Sign in at noon) No host dinner SUNDAY, 4 OCT 2014 (all ranks) 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM LOCATION: ZEN DO JUJITSU – info@zendojujitsu.com 80 Park Lane, RT 202, Unit 1 New Milford, CT 06776 (860)262-2404 More info will be posted here as we approach the seminar date.

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Tai Chi Grandmaster Youbin Zhao visits Pleasant Hill Zen Budokai

Tai Chi Grandmaster, Youbin Zhao (from Xian, China), recently visited the Pleasant Hill school. Grandmaster Zhao is a direct descendent of the founder of Yang-style Tai Chi. He was accompanied by his son, Master Zhao from Hong Kong, and his direct student, Seifu Janny Wu, and her students, George Bonilla and Valen Lee (all from Sacramento). After consulting with Professor Tim Delgman (who runs the Pleasant Hill class), Sensei Irving Lee (Zen Budokai) invited them to visit our school. (Sensei Lee also studies Tai Chi…

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Professor Tim Delgman

  Tim Delgman, 9th dan Tim received the bulk of his jujitsu training from Master Professor Duke Moore, who ranked him an 8th degree black belt. Tim has also trained to the black belt level in karate with the late John Pereira. His judo black belt was earned with Dr. Neil Laughlin. Tim is a San Francisco native and has been teaching and training in the martial arts for over 25 years. He has been included in Loren Christensen’s book The Way of the Warrior as well…

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4th Annual Zen Budokai Seminar

  Soke Tim Delgman, Professor Jerry Kunzman, Professor Doug Haight FRIDAY, 10 OCT 2014 (3rd kyu and up only) 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM SATURDAY, 11 OCT 2014 (all ranks) 12:00 PM – 5:30 PM (Sign in at 11:30 AM) 7:00 PM No host dinner SUNDAY, 12 OCT 2014 (all ranks) 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM LOCATION: Redlands Aikiki 590 Nevada St, A, B, C Redlands, CA 92373 (951) 743-5942 (Closest Airport: Ontario, CA) SIGN UP NOW! Send waiver and check to: Chester Lambert, 26150…

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