JCMA – Kajukenbo Featured Student of November 2015

JCMA – Kajukenbo Featured Student of November 2015

We are almost done with the year and it’s already November! There’s so much going on this month including the Annual JCMA & Affiliates-Team Legacy Luncheon on 11/22 12-4:30 pm – Tickets are now available. Please keep in mind that there is limited seating. Buffet is $15 for 12 years and up, $11 for 6yrs-11yrs old. Please contact SP Jerry or Sifu JJ for tickets.

Now on to more good stuff! Our November Featured Student of the Month is…Jacob Valencia! Here is a very dedicated and hard working young man who has a lot of talent and heart. So without further ado here’s Jacob!




Name: Jacob Christian de Luna Valencia

Hometown: Daly City, CA

Age: 7

How long have you been training at JCMA? 11 months

Describe what has led you to JCMA?

My dad and I checked out another dojo but I didn’t like it. Uncle Ronvi told my dad about JCMA so we checked it out. I tried it out and liked it especially because my friend, Kirin, is in JCMA.

What do you enjoy most about being a part of JCMA?

I enjoy being a part of JCMA because everything that we do teaches me martial arts.

What else do you do when you’re not training at JCMA?

When I’m not in training at JCMA, I exercise and play with my friends and family.

What are you most proud of?

I am most proud that I got to learn martial arts and that I met new people and made new friends.

If you had to do a solo demonstration, what would be your theme song?

My theme song would be Immortals from Big Hero 6 by Fall Out Boys.

If you were a star of a martial arts movie, what would be your signature move?

My signature move would be the Blitz.

If you had a super power, what would it be and why?

My super power would be strength so that I can lift and carry a villain if he/she was heavy.

Who is your favorite comic book character and why?

My favorite comic book character is the Hulk because I like it when he says “Hulk SMASH!” when he is angry.

What is your favorite boba or tapioca drink?

My favorite boba drink is Taro from Pho #1 restaurant.