Shorin-Ryu

Yoshimasa Kakazu Sensei Hanshi 10th Dan 
Kenshikai Sohonbu

Kakazu Sensei Sensei was born in Naha. The Kenshikai headquarters dojo is located in Uema, Naha City and the dojo will celebrate its 40th anniversary this year. In addition to the dojo in Uema, there are 12 dojos with one Shuri, Okinawa, and the rest…

Takeshi Uema Sensei Hanshi 7th Dan 
Shubukan

From a lineage of Chibana Chōshin, Shiroma Makoto Shige, and Ōshiro Chōjo, Takeshi Uema Sensei has many branches worldwide. It is a well-balanced karate dojo that teaches not only Okinawa Karate but also competition style Karate. Dojo info Dojo Name Shubukan Style Shorin-ryu Area Shuri…

Zenpo Shimabukuro Sensei Hanshi 10th Dan
Seibukan

Dojo info Dojo Name Seibukan Style Shorin-ryu Area Yoshihara,Chatan ・Learn kihon, kata and applied movements of Shorin-ryu.・Shimabukuro Sensei is fluent in English because he had taught Karate in the US for 3 years.・When he was younger, he was skilled at kumite, and so through kumite…

Koei Nohara Sensei Hanshi 10th Dan
Ryukyukan

Dojo info Dojo Name Ryukyukan Style Shorin-ryu Area Nis ・Learn kihon, kata and applied movements of Shorin-ryu.・It is possible to learn ancient Ryukyu martial arts.・The Kumite taught is full contact style. Master info Name Koei Nohara Grade Shorin-ryu 10th dan Position President of Ryukyukan Koei…

Masanobu Sakugawa Sensei Hanshi 9th Dan
Senshinkan

Dojo info Dojo Name Senshinkan Style Shorin-ryu Area Nanjyo ・Learn kihon, kata and applied movements of Shorinji-ryu.・The lesson is popular among senior citizens as teaching is done politely and carefully. Master info Name Masanobu Sakugawa Grade Shorin-ryu 10th dan Position President of Seibuka Chairman of…

Yoshitaka Taira Sensei Hanshi 10th Dan
Kodokan

Dojo info Dojo Name Kodokan Style Shorin-ryu Area Yoshitaka Taira ・Learn kihon, kata and applied movements of Shorin-ryu. ・It is a Sohonzan Shorin-ryu dojo, which is rare in Okinawa. ・You can learn with an emphasis on kihon (the basics). Master info Name Yoshitaka Taira Grade…