Become a Member!

The Leadership Team is dedicated Exceed Martial Arts students who strive to be the “Best of the Best”, have the desire to excel, display integrity, passion, commitment, respect, and dignity, all with the attitude for success!

New member open tryouts are once a year on the first Friday in November.

7th Gup Purple Belt or Higher Leadership Only Training
Good Class Attendance Special Weapons Training
MUST Attend Leadership Class Discount on Team Equipment
MUST Attend Demonstrations Discount on Seminars
MUST Attend Exceed Promotional Events Leadership Team ONLY Seminars
MUST Attend Exceed In-House Events No Additional Membership Fees

New Team members have a 1 month trial period and a 3 month probation period.

I Month Trial: During the first four Leadership Team classes you will be evaluated for,

  • Attendance – Being at class and on-time or early
  • Attitude (inside & outside of class) – Respectful, Courteous, & Friendly; ability to take on new challenges and opportunities
  • Learning ability – Ability to learn the forms and required & new techniques
  • Responsibility – Practicing before, after, and outside of class; completing assignment

After completing the 1 Month Trial, the Team uniform and equipment a

3 Month Probation: After the 1 month trial period, there is a 3 month probation period to evaluate your on-going ability to maintain and improve on the 1 month requirements.


Class Canceled: Friday, June 23, 2017

Black Belt Test: Saturday, July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 noon
Roarke Hufford & Tim Stanfill
We want the Team to come out to support their teammate.

Strikes for Kids fundraiser – Sunday, July 23 from 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm @ West Seattle Bowl
(see below)

WPTSD Summer Camp: August 3-6, 2017 – Coos Bay, OR
32nd Annual Summer Camp
Visit www.wpsummercamp.org for more information and registration

Demonstration: Saturday, August 5 – Hori Bath House at the Neely Mansion in Auburn
That is the Summer Camp weekend and I will be out of town, so this will be if any of you can and want to
do a demonstration. Send me an e-mail ASAP so I can tell them Yea or Nay!

Strikes for Kids fundraiser – Sunday, July 23 from 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm @ West Seattle Bowl
The fundraiser will provide 100 local students with backpacks filled with school supplies.

$40/bowler or $225/lane for 6 bowlers includes

  • 90 minutes of bowling plus shoe rental
  • Event swag & shirt
  • Group photo with Seahawks’ players
  • One pizza & pitcher of soda/lane
  • Raffle & Silent Auction participation

Who’s interested in putting together a 6 person team!

Visit www.strikesforkidsseattle.com for more information


HOMEWORK: Due Friday, June 16, 2017

Remember Neatness, spelling, and grammar count!

8 Favorite Moves Form

Make up an 8 move form using your 8 favorite moves. Each move must be different.

Be prepared to demonstrate it at Friday Leadership class.

Horse Stance

Practice a low Horse Stance


Homework – Blocking                         Homework – 10 Qualities               Homework – 6-2-17s

 Suggested Reading

Dale Carnegie’s Secrets of Success represents founding human relations principles that can be applied to most situations in work and life.