December 2019 Newsletter

December 2019 Newsletter

Important Dates:Last class of 2019 Sat Dec 21stClasses resume Sat January 4thJanuary promotion-free uniforms to new members during January Merry Christmas & Happy HolidaysWe would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays! The last class of...
Karate Do: The Benefits of Chito Ryu

Karate Do: The Benefits of Chito Ryu

Published in On The Go Magazine February 2010Karate Do which translates as The way of The Empty Hand was developed on the island of Okinawa which lies between the Japanese island of Kyushu and Taiwan. Karate developed through the merging of the indigenous Okinawan...
June & July 2019 Newsletter

June & July 2019 Newsletter

7 New Black BeltsOn June 1st, seven longtime ICKF students passed their respective Black Belt testing in front of Sensei Shane Higashi 10th Dan. Congratulations to Martyna Janota, Natasha Kabrit, Branden Liebold, Navin Kangal and Don Ham on achieving their Black Belt...
ICKF Karate School Brings Home 51 Medals

ICKF Karate School Brings Home 51 Medals

Big Congratulations to the ICKF Karate School students who competed today at the Ontario Chito Ryu Karate Tournament. We had 41 students compete picking up 51 medals. The Chito Ryu Association of Ontario did a super job, this tournament was well run and at a great...
ICKF New Black Belts 2018

ICKF New Black Belts 2018

Big Congratulations longtime ICKF students Shayne And Stu on passing their Shodan (Black Belt) examination and Sempai Rob for passing his Jun Shidoin (assistant instructor certificate). All three have been training hard consistently for many years . They did the Dojo...