Sports Capsule for Saturday — August 02, 2003

• Soccer league to hold tryouts

• Federation to sponsor seminar

Soccer league to hold tryouts

HYSA’s (Hawaii Youth Soccer Association.) ODP island tryouts for boys born in 1986 through 1991 and girls born in 1987 through 1991 will be held today at Island School fields at 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m, and then again 3:15-5:30 p.m. It will also be Sunday from 9- 11:15 a.m. and 1:15-3:30 p.m. at a cost of $100.

For those without registration forms, you may register on Saturday at 11 a.m.

Be sure to bring water and a soccer ball. For more information, contact Kevin Devitt at 645-1987.

Federation to sponsor seminar

The Hawaii Ki Federation is sponsoring a seminar on Sept. 26-28 at the Waiakea Recreation Center.

Christopher Sensei, Chief Instructor of the Hawaii Ki Federation, will conduct classes in ki, aikido, soku hin no gyo (misogi), jo and ken.

A children’s class is scheduled on Sept. 26. Ki and dan testing, for those who submitted their requests, will be held on Sept. 28.

Members and other interested persons should contact the instructors of their dojos. In Hilo, contact head instructor of the Hilo dojo, Takashi Nonaka (964-1480) or President of the Hilo Ki-Aikido Club Peter Morton (1-808-982-6659) for further information.

You can also send registration forms and payments by August 29 to: Hilo Ki-Aikido Club c/o 105 Uluwai Street, Hilo, HI 96720.

The cost for members varies from $5 for children to $30 for adults under 65 years. The cost for senior members ove 65 is $10. A nonmember’s fee is $40.

The Hawaii Ki Federation is affiliated with Shin Shin Toitsu Aikido, whose teachings are based on the principles of Ki and the coordination and unification of mind and body.


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