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    Master Mark Beel


    We have started the year full of energy and great plans to continue the excellence in performance that our Eagle Burbank Team has demonstrated everywhere they have gone. This year, our sensei is Mark Beel, a 5th dan Black Belt Karate expert with more than 20 years of experience teaching Karate. 

    Mr Beel and Mr Norris

    Master Beel posing with KickStart Kids founder Mr. Chuck Norris


    On Saturday, November 12, 2022, Master Beel will take our team to compete in the Region 1 Fall Qualifier which will be held at Manvel High School in Manvel, Texas. We wish the best of luck to our team!



Fall Qualifier November 12, 2022

  • Karate Team at the Fall Qualifier



    We had our KickStart qualifier tournament this past weekend and a group of Burbank students represented us well. Please help me with congratulating the following students:


    Yaret Zamora 3rd place in Sparring

    Giovanni Martinez 3rd place in Sparring

    Brandon Reyes 3rd place in forms

    Elsy Lopez 2nd place in sparring & 3rd place in forms

    Xavier Torres 3rd place in sparring and forms


    High school students from Burbank:

    Reina Rodrigues 1st place in weapons forms & 2nd place in sparring

    Andrea Bustillo 3rd place in forms

    Isaac Arzapala 1st in forms

    Jose Gonzales 3rd in sparring


    All these divisions have over 15 students competing per division, making this a tough competition. All our students did very well, and I am very proud of all our students who placed and qualified to participate in the Regional Competition next spring!   



    Master Beel

    KickStart Kids

    Burbank Middle School