Don Blaney – Retired publisher and karate instructor.
Steve Byfield- Former event manager and researcher who’s been practising wado ryu karate for 50 years, and still trains daily.
Ralph Robb- Writer. Karate fighter. Husband. Father.
How do they grow up so fast? ⠀
My head is still in Japan! Cherry blossoms - the unofficial national flower of Japan. Point of interest: Burlington water front at Spencer Smith Park has a number of Sakura trees that were donated to them from its sister city in Japan, Itabashi.⠀
Throwing it back to my trip to Japan! This was probably my favourite country that I’ve had the pleasure to visit. I can’t remember if I took this photo overlooking Kagoshima City from the hotel restaurant window, or walking one of the beautiful hikes. In the background is the Sakurajima Volcano.⠀
Our pup has the HARDEST life!⠀
Proud Pops! I can't get enough of my adventures with this future writer.⠀