Mar 2, 2012

Darryl Vidal, still practicing the art



(from killboxx.com)

Darryl Vidal - Ku Dan (9th Degree) Kenpo Karate - has been training and teaching Kenpo Karate for over 30 years. He has also trained in Boxing, Wrestling, Filipino Stick-Fighting and Wing-Chun Kung Fu. He appeared as himself in the Original Karate Kid movie as the Tournament Semi-Finalist, and also stunt-doubled as Mr. Miyagi doing the Crane Technique atop the wooden stumps on the beach. Darryl currently teaches Kenpo Karate, Stick-Fighting, and Self-Defense for the Murrieta Parks and Recreation Department in Murrieta, California.

4 comments:

  1. cool website. Can't believe this movie is still so popular.

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    1. Thanks for the kind words Mr. Vidal. It was a great movie and your scenes were especially fun to watch.

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  2. Karate Kid part 1 is still my all time favorite film. I recently bought myself a Cobra Kai t-shirt and after I watched this film as a 7 year old, I started taking Karate.

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