CALEXICO — Earlier this month, from July 9 to 14, the Seiden Kai karate dojo found itself a few hands short, with three of its most dedicated and enthusiastic members unavailable to attend class.

They were busy competing at the USA National Karate Championships and Team Trials.

Sports Editor Aaron Bodus can be reached at abodus@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3434.

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