Shihan Merenda trained under Grandmaster Peter Urban and many of his black belts.
He trained in kumite before the invention of safety gear.
The workouts were brutal and the dojo was always full of warriors.
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The Zen Goju Temple has been located in Brooklyn, New York for over thirty years
We pride ourselves in teaching U.S.A. Goju, the way Grandmaster Peter Urban taught us.
Our dojo is a house of discipline where all martial artist, who want to train hard, are welcomed!   

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  Zen Goju Temple
GOJU HALL NO. 004

2533 65th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11204

‚ÄčDojo Phone:  718-645-2402