Welcome to the April 2013 edition of the IOGKF Newsletter


Be sure to download the FREE IOGKF International Magazine to read and print. More pictures, more articles!

The online newsletter features articles by senior IOGKF Instructors from across the world, including Sensei Nakamura (World Chief), Sensei Ernie Molyneux (8th Dan), Sensei George Andrews (8th Dan) and Sensei Joe Roses (7th Dan) to name a few. We also have exclusive event previews for the MCF event in Niagara Falls, Canada and this years European Gasshuku in Italy. Enjoy the FREE newsletter and magazine that brings the IOGKF world together...

To contact the newsletter email: admin@australiakarate.com


In this Edition:

IOGKF International Magazine:

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Administrative office:

  Message - IOGKF World Chief Instructor - From: Sensei Tetsuji Nakamura
  Administrative announcements - From Sensei Adrienne Langgartner
  Editors Notes - From: Sensei David Lambert

Articles and research:

Kumite Drills - By Sensei Ernie Molyneux (8th Dan)
Makiwara-training with a Passion - By Sensei George Andrews (8th Dan)
  Training at Home - By Sensei Joe Roses (7th Dan)
  From the archive - Interview with Higaonna Sensei
  Interview with Sensei Paolo SpongiaPart 2
  Rare footage of Master Higaonna emerges
Beat Takeshi! – The Game show that Terauchi Sensei won!
  The importance of Tradition Today
  MCF Essay Writing - Competition winners
  The Sanchin Song!
  Letters to the Editor

Events Reports:

New Zealand Gasshuku with Sensei Tetsuji Nakamura
Portugal Gasshuku with Sensei Jorge Monterio
  England Gasshuku with Sensei Roy Flatt
  Australia Gasshuku with Sensei Joe Roses
  Dominican Republic Gasshuku with Sensei Genraro Liriano