Dale Sherwood, 1st Dan – Sackville, NB, Canada Dale Sherwood, 1st Dan, started training in January 2016, in Sackville, New Brunswick, under Sensei Norm Robitza. Dale started training because of a fascination he had with the art since a young age. “Life slips by quickly and so do our dreams if we don’t take action. I […]
The St. Vincent & the Grenadines IKD hosted their first National Tournament on December 16. Congratulations to all those that competed. For tournament results, visit the event page.
The Saskatchewan IKD will host a clinic and tournament March 30-31 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. The Anniversary event will feature Shihan Clive Hinds, 7th Dan. For more details, visit the event page.
Sensei Jennifer Foster was awarded the IKD National Medal of Service at a clinic and grading conducted by Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai this week in Bruce Mines, Ontario. Sensei Foster is the fourth recipient of this distinguished award which has also been presented to Shihan Bernice Hughes, Shihan Janice Pyke, Sensei Chris Troch and now […]
Sensei Chris Troch was awarded the IKD National Medal of Service by Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai earlier this week. Sensei Troch reopened the Sault Ste. Marie dojo after it was damaged by a fire back in June. The reopening of the location saw Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai conduct a training class and rank tests. Also […]
In June 2018, while at IKD World Camp, Sensei Chris Troch received news that his dojo in Sault Ste. Marie suffered damage from a fire. Several IKD members and people of the community came together to help out. The dojo was started around 1982 by Sensei Carlos Salinas. Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai first visited the dojo […]
Last week, while visiting Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, Shusheki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai awarded Shihan Janice Pyke with the IKD National Medal of Service. Shihan Janice now becomes the second person to receive this Award. She has provided volunteer services to Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai, JKA WF Canada, ISKF Canada, and now, IKD. […]
If any members of the IKD are ever in Tokyo, they are welcome to visit Master Nakayama’s dojo, Hoitsugan dojo. The Hoitsugan Dojo was established in 1972 by Shihan Masatoshi Nakayama to welcome anyone and everyone to practice karate-do. Over the years many karate-ka from all over Japan and the world have gone there to study […]
The IKD is proud to announce the partnership with Tokaido to bring discounts to the IKD members. Members who order from Tokaido can get IKD kanji embroidery and a discount. Here is the link on how to order embroidered items should you choose to do so: https://www.tokaidojapan.com/how-to-order-pdf/ IMPORTANT: For you to receive the discount you will […]