Mill Valley Life - September 2011
Master Carlon's picture has graced the covers of many international magazines, with many on display within the studio.
He has appeared on television discussing Martial Arts and was featured in a Wall Street Journal article on self-defense for children.
He wrote the book "Super Karate for Kids", and has produced many instructional videos
(which can all be purchased at the studio).
|Teaching is a sacred trust and you are an excellent teacher!
Sensei is cool!
Sensei is the best teacher in the world!
Sensei, you have inspired us, through your care and love, and your pushing us to strive to succeed in self-confidence and self respect, to move beyond what we see as possible.
Sensei, tu es le meilleur, apres papa bien sur.
Sensei is fantastic! Karate makes me feel good!
Sensei encourages me and teaches me that 80% is not good enough! He does this without making me feel bad.
Sensei teaches me respect by watching and listening.
Rory Davenport Lambton
I learned so much at West America. Thank you for sharing your knowledge.
Sensei, thanks you for being such a good friend.
I like the way Sensei taught me to kick butt!
I appreciate Sensei's dedication and commitment to the art of teaching Tae Kwon Do.
Sensei teaches more than martial arts, he teaches balance, self-defence and respect.
Sensei is really good at teaching people self-defence.
You have taught me enough respect for the rest of my life!
Sensei, you have taught me so well, I wouldn't be where I am if it weren't for you: so thank you!
Your guidance and dedication remind me that attitude defines possibility.
Sensei taught me my left and right.
I like Sensei and the way he teaches us respect.
Thanks for helping me to see that my dream of being in the Olympics is possible!
Sensei, you gave me the will and I found the way. Thank you!
Sensei's teaching have meant having faith in myself and rising to meet a challenge.
Sensei, I think are a very nice man, from you I have learn respect and self-defence.
You're what makes after school fun, and I have learned self-esteem and respect!
Sensei, I look forward to watching my children advance in your classes, both physically and mentally.
Sensei, I thank you not only for being a wise and loving teacher, but also for being a trusted and caring friend to me and my family.
Sensei seems magic to me because he taught me so many things.
Sensei is a great teacher. He makes us work hard so we do our best.
Sensei has not only been my mentor for the most important part of my life, but he has taught me the essentials that I will need throughout my life.
Sensei raised my self-esteem be making me feel proud of what I was able to accomplish through his excellent training.
I love Sensei because he helps me to do my best.
I like Sensei because he teaches kids and when I grow up I want to be just like him!
Sensei has made me much more confident!
Your teaching makes Tae Kwon Do fun and a good workout.
It gives us pride to call you our Sensei.
Denise and Pete Silverman
I like Sensei because he teaches me karate and I like it so much!
Sensei is greater than pizza!
Sensei, you taught me so many things for which I am thankful: to always respect others and to persevere in obtaining my goals.
You have nourished our spirits, so our bodies can follow!
Sensei, always sincere and genuine, you are a positive influence to so many young (and not so young) people, thanks for all your efforts. God bless.
Sensei, your teaching has taught me to push for the best in everything I do.
Sensei, you make learning fun.
Sensei taught me not just karate but all about discipline and attitude. He will always stay in my heart.
Sensei, you teach respect, self-respect, life long and life giving lessons by example!
William Marz Sr. and Jr.
Sensei is fun and I like the learning.
Sensei has taught me to never give up and to do my very best always!
Olivia Simone Jew
Give everything your best and the best comes back to you...
Sensei, you are patient, kind and funny, and you have taught me respect and how to put my best effort into everything!
Sensei's teaching inspires me to do my absolute best at all times in every aspect of my life and no matter what the result, always be positive.
Sensei teaches me discipline, respect and self-confidence and that means a lot to me.
Sensei, you are one of the most influential teachers that I have ever known, and everything you taught me I will treasure forever.
Seisei, I wish that I can be just like you when I grow up!
I like Sensei because he is silly.
I like Sensei because he is nice and plays games with us!
Sensei, I appreciate your teaching us karate: the forms, the spinning kicks and how to jump over body shields like Andrew.
Sensei is nice and I like his moves.
Sensei, thank you for teaching me how to control my body, doing jumping kicks, forms and Tae Kwon Do sparring, and in the process making it one of the most fun things I have ever done.
Thank you Sensei for teaching me to keep my fist in!
Cher Sensei, j'aimerais te remercier de m'avoir appris tous les blo'cks et coups de pied.
Thank you, Sensei, for teaching me respect, patience, self-confidence and control.
Thank you, Master Carlon, for your warm wonderful friendship and your ability to bring out the best in my son Joshua by setting high standards and making Tae Kwon Do a fun way of life.
|Sensei, you are not only my teacher, but you are like a second father who is trustworthy and respectful with a great sense of humor.
Sensei's teaching means discipline and hard work to me.
Sensei, you are very motivating and inspiring!
Callum Davenport Lambton
I love Sensei because he teaches very very well!
I love Sensei because he is funny when he wants to be funny, and serious when he needs to be serious.
Sensei, your teaching has meant many things to me, such as hard work, discipline, self-control and most of all, respect for myself and others.
Sensei, you are the best!
Sensei, thank you for helping me to fulfill a life goal and for serving as such a wonderful role model for me and so many others.
Sensei, you have taught me a sense of commitment that has kept me coming back to your school all these years.
Sensei, you and Tae Kwon Do have changed my life in so many special ways and you are a great teacher who sets a perfect example for everyone!
Sensei, I really like your teaching because you are a very nice teacher.
Sensei, from my heart, I bow to you.
Sensei Carlon, you are our Peaceful Warrior, a truly gifted Master and teacher. You inspire excellence, commitment, passion and respect by example which makes learning a joy for adults and children alike. Thank you.
Sensei, I think it is great how you teach us to protect ourselves!
Sensei, you have added a sence of dignity, balance, order and accomplishment to my son's lives; something they now have to build on for the rest of their lives.
Sensei is always on top of things, he knows what we need to know and when we are ready for the next step.
Sensei, it is an honor to be associated with the best of the best, and you are that!
Sensei has taught me the art of joyously perfecting play.
Sensei is where spirit meets wisdom and wisdom meets the body.
Sensei, you have shown me that I can be good at any sport I choose to do.
Sensei, you have taught me respect and to be proud of myself.
Sensei, I like you because you are so funny.
Sensei helps me to get stronger and in the process he teaches me discipline.
Sensei's "Come on! You are better than that!" is just one of the many ways that he motivates me so I succeed in martial arts and in life.
Sensei, you are an ideal mentor who has contributed to my maturity by teaching me the discipline of Tae Kwon Do and the soul behind it: respect, discipline and even friendship.
Sensei, I like the blocks, the kicks, and the punches.
Thanks you ... for everything.
Sensei, Tae Kwon Do means everything to me.
Thank you, Sensei, for making learning fun.
Sensei, the respect and affection your students, friends and family show you is a clear reflection of the respect and affection you accord them: thank you for the consistent example you set for them and all of us.
Sensei, you and Tae Kwon Do have brought knowledge, control, and respect into my life and changed me for the better. Thank you.
I love Tae Kwon Do and I love it when Sensei picks me up and gives me a hug!
Sensei is the most powerful man. I feel lucky when he teaches me.
When I mess up Sensei says: "Sit down." When I answer correctly he says: "Good job."
Sensei makes learning fun.
Some teachers are strict and make me feel bad. When Sensei is strict I feel like I am accomplishing something.
Sensei brought balance into my life.
Matt Domenico Sensei, thank you for showing me I can do things I never thought I could do before.
Sensei, you were such an important impact in my life as a child. I wanted to come back and pick up where I left off!
Sensei, you teach me patience, confidence, and balance and to want to be a better person. Thank you from the bottom of my heart!
Sensei, learning to defend myself is my dream and you are making it come true.
Thank you for not embarrassing me or getting mad at me if I don't do things right.
Sensei: A true Master with a heart that is kind, gentle and caring - beautiful in body and soul, a guide of light who has given me strength and encouragement to overcome my fears and weakness. I remain your obedient student.
Sensei is the greatest teacher I will ever have.
Respect, integrity, perseverance, completion, friendship, loyalty and a sense of community support are lasting qualities of Sensei's teaching.
I'm thankful for Sensei for having taught me perseverance.
Sensei is a very nice teacher and makes Tae Kwon Do really really fun!
You are the greatest teacher, the greatest father, the greatest man. I love you!
You have been a great teacher and mentor to me for the past ten years: Thank you for everything.
I appreciate Sensei for teaching me lots of cool moves.
You are a fabulous teacher, empowering me to do my best.
Every director I have worked with thanks you for giving me a strong sense of discipline: not the - I must - do - this - because - someone - says, but the I - really - should kind.
Sensei is a loving person that cares for everyone.
Sensei is a humble man who has taught me to focus on balance.
Natural talent can take you only so far. We depend on teachers like you to help us excel.
Thanks for your patience, determination, and all you have done for us.
Sensei, your classes are very enjoyable and challenging. I like your humor, it makes classes fun.
Sensei, you teach us well, I think you're swell. Oss and love.