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IOGKF members receive bravery award

To often in today’s news reports and daily paper headlines we only hear about the bad news stories. Rarely do you turn on the TV to see good news […]

By |September 9th, 2017|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on IOGKF members receive bravery award

2017 IOGKF European Gasshuku Report

By: Sita Ganesan – IOGKF Canada

 

I preface this report with this: I am not European. I am from Canada. And although I would have expected to feel like an […]

By |August 24th, 2017|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on 2017 IOGKF European Gasshuku Report

TRX – A new way of working out

Written by: Sensei Pervez B Mistry – IOGKF 8th Dan – India

When I first laid my hands on the TRX Suspension System, two years ago, I soon realized that […]

By |August 21st, 2017|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on TRX – A new way of working out

2017 Miyagi Chojun Festival Event Report

Written by: Sensei Julie Dersch – IOGKF Denmark

I have attended many Gasshuku in Europe and Budosai in Okinawa, and this year from the 15th – 18th June I participated […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on 2017 Miyagi Chojun Festival Event Report

IOGKF ‘Under Siege’ – Steven Seagal visits Higaonna Dojo

Information provided by: Mr. Miguel Da Luz – www.okinawakaratenews.com

Photographs provided by: Mr. Okihiro Medoruma – Higaonna Dojo

Article by: David Lambert

Being extremely successful in multiple fields is a feat achieved […]

By |April 18th, 2017|Breaking news|Comments Off on IOGKF ‘Under Siege’ – Steven Seagal visits Higaonna Dojo

Sensei Carlos Martinez

 

IOGKF International is very sad to announce that Sensei Carlos Martinez, Representative of IOGKF in Panama, has passed away after a battle with cancer.

On the behalf of our International […]

By |March 5th, 2017|Breaking news|Comments Off on Sensei Carlos Martinez

Chief Instructors Gasshuku Date Change

Please take note of the date change for the 2017 IOGKF World Chief Instructors Gasshuku with Higaonna Sensei in Okinawa.

The Gasshuku will now be held from October 11 – […]

By |February 10th, 2017|Breaking news|Comments Off on Chief Instructors Gasshuku Date Change

Faces of IOGKF – Ciara McGrath

When something grows as big as IOGKF International (the largest Okinawan Karate organisation in the world), you can be sure you’re always going to be in great company. Thousands […]

By |January 14th, 2017|Breaking news|Comments Off on Faces of IOGKF – Ciara McGrath

2016 Christmas Greetings

IOGKF Okinawa – Sensei Morio Higaonna (IOGKF Supreme Master)

IOGKF Canada – Sensei Tetsuji Nakamura (IOGKF World Chief Instructor)
Read end of year message from Nakamura Sensei here!

IOGKF Spain

IOGKF Australia (AOGKF)

IOGKF […]

By |December 20th, 2016|Breaking news|Comments Off on 2016 Christmas Greetings

End of year message from Nakamura Sensei

 

Dear IOGKF Family,

I would like to thank you for all your hard work to preserve and promote traditional karate. Looking back this year, we had great success at the […]

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