International Karate Daigaku

Shihan Gilles Périard, 7th Dan

Gilles Périard, 7th Dan, from Sainte-Foy, Quebec, Canada is a Climatologist by trade.

Born on February 25, 1956, Shihan Gilles has been training since September 1974. His original instructor was Sensei Massicotte.

Shihan Periard was awarded Shodan by Shihan Teruyuki Okazaki in November 1980. He was promoted to 7th Dan  by Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai on June 18, 2017 at IKD Honbu World Camp.

Shihan Periard operates the Sainte-Foy Shotokan Karate Club.

  • Name: Gilles Périard
  • Profession: Climatologist
  • Date of Birth: February 25, 1956
  • Karate Experience: September 1974
  • Teacher: R. Massicotte
  • Shodan Attained: November 1980
  • Examiner: Teruyuki Okazaki
  • Present Rank: 7th Dan
  • Examiner: Shuseki Shihan Woon-A-Tai
  • Instructor Level: A
  • Examiner Level: A
  • Judge Level: A
  • Dojo: Shotokan Sainte-Foy