Sensei Takahashi’s Happy Birthday Celebration

October 17, 2021

Happy Birthday Sensei!!!

Hosted by Luke & Jim in their renovated 1795 farmhouse property; New Fairfield CT

Lots of fun…

A very special Thank You to:

Lisa & Captain John for putting this event together

Barry for the excellent sound system and superb tunes

Captain John, Lucas and Howard for their well prepared and thoughtful messages, and

All the folks who helped with the setup and the clean up.

Happy Birthday Sensei… It was a wonderful time had by all !!!

Westchester Magazine article about Takahashi Sensei

This Eighth-Degree Black Belt Is 70 Years Old and Still Going Strong
The septuagenarian martial artist is alive and kickin’ in Mount Kisco.

By William Dyer, Westchester Magazine
Published: 02/28/2017

After 55 years of relentless training, eighth-degree black belt Masakazu Takahashi has cultivated a loyal following in his Mount Kisco dojo of students from all ages and backgrounds. Writer William Dwyer reports that the 70-year-old master hasn’t slowed down one bit.

Sensei Masakazu Takahashi of Armonk is an eighth-degree black belt and the head of the US Kenkojuku Karate Association. Impressed? You should be, especially considering that Takahashi is also 70 years old and hasn’t slowed down one more