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Message from Mrs. Kerri Larken

The passing of Chris has left a huge hole in my heart and my life, yet we were given 9 months longer to prepare for this time, than first […]

By |November 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Message from Mrs. Kerri Larken

A Piece of History

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The history of Okinawan Goju-ryu is indeed a rich and incredible story. The martial arts journey’s of Kanyro Higaonna […]

By |November 2nd, 2016|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on A Piece of History

Sensei Chris Larken 1953 – 2016

IOGKF International is very sad to report the passing of Sensei Chris Larken, 7th Dan &  chief instructor of Australia. To send a message of condolence, please email: admin@iogkf.com
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By |October 21st, 2016|Breaking news|Comments Off on Sensei Chris Larken 1953 – 2016

Messages of condolence for Sensei Chris Larken

Sensei Chris Larken was a great karate-ka.  The development of IOGKF Australia today owes a lot to him.  I have known him over 40 years and have a lot […]

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2016 IOGKF WORLD BUDOSAI EVENT REPORT

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Today is one month to the day since the arena doors of the Okinawan prefectural Budokan burst open […]

By |August 25th, 2016|Breaking news, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2016 IOGKF WORLD BUDOSAI EVENT REPORT

The most dangerous man in Japan in a real fight

Sensei Morio Higaonna is the world famous Okinawan Karate master and living cultural treasure who has had an impact on millions of people across the globe. The founder of […]

By |July 18th, 2016|Administration, Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on The most dangerous man in Japan in a real fight

Remastering Mastery

Remastering mastery – the mission to restore Higaonna Sensei’s famous books.
   
 1985 seems like a long time ago. It was the year we went back to the future with Marty […]

By |July 17th, 2016|Articles and Research, Breaking news|Comments Off on Remastering Mastery

15 places you must see when you visit Okinawa

With less than a month to go until the start of the world Budosai, IOGKF members around the world are ramping up their training as they prepare to come […]

By |June 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 15 places you must see when you visit Okinawa

Book Review: Sanchin – Three Battles

Sanchin is a Kata practiced by millions of Karate practitioners all over the world and the global popularization of Okinawan martial arts over the past 60 years has seen […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Breaking news|Comments Off on Book Review: Sanchin – Three Battles

The essential IOGKF guide to traveling in Okinawa

Budosai excitement fever is still spreading worldwide! More and more people are still registering to train each day as the event is almost upon us! The chance for you […]

By |June 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The essential IOGKF guide to traveling in Okinawa