Two great seminars were offered at the 2017 IKD World Honbu Camp. Physics of Karate by Sensei Marc Boismenu and Kata Embusen by Alain Dumas. If you missed the Physics of Karate lecture, here is the summary and lecture in pdf.
IKD President, Sensei Major David Clarke has been promoted by Queen Elizabeth II to Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.
Members of the IKD Senate were promoted at the 2017 IKD Honbu World Camp in Ontario. Congratulations to Shihans Keith DaCosta 8th Dan, Charles Woon-A-Tai 8th Dan, Josef Woon-A-Tai 8th Dan, David Pyke 8th Dan and Paul Bernstein 8th Dan.
The Birds — St John’s, Antigua and Barbuda IKD Antigua and Barbuda Arthur E. Bird, Jr. (5th Dan) started training in karate in 1975 under Hagi Yarwood at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on Factory Road. Although his training was in the Shotokan art, there were training sessions with Sensei Master Moses Powell, so he was also introduced […]
The IKD is proud to announce the membership of IKD Australia under the direction of Sensei Hamid Mostofizadeh, 4th Dan.
IKD Patron, Anthony Augusto Gomes, 7th Dan, passed away March 25 in Kingston, Jamaica. He was 85 years old.
In June, the IKD will hold the annual World Karate Camp in Ontario. This year the Science of Karate will be featured and just announced Elite Olympic Training with Shihan Shim. For more information on the 2017 IKD World Camp, visit the event page.
Early this morning, Sensei Lavern Jones, 5th Dan, passed away at the Georgetown Public Hospital in Guyana. She was a founding member of the Guyana Karate College and taught children at the GKC. The IKD send her daughter and loved ones our most sincere condolences.
The 45th Quebec Summer Camp will be held from June 24th to 28th, 2017, in Lévis. The course will be led by Shihan Dexter Shim, 8th dan and Shihan Maureen Woon-A-Tai, 8th dan. For more information on this event, see the event page.
Diandra Woon-A-Tai, 5th Dan — Vancouver, British Columbia IKD British Colombia Diandra Woon-A-Tai (5th Dan) is the eldest child and daughter of IKD Founder and Chief Instructor Frank Woon-A-Tai (9th Dan), and currently holds the title of Chief Instructor and Director of IKD British Colombia. Born in Kingston, Jamaica in the late 1970s, Diandra took […]