In early September, our leader Soke Sato was recognized for his lifetime contributions to the sport of karate by the 全日本空手道連盟 (Japan Karate Federation). He has received a letter and map detailing his leadership role in bringing karate to Canada and the world. Soke moved from Japan to Canada in May 1970 and quickly established a small karate club. Although he had only intended to stay in Canada for 2 years, the support and enthusiasm his students expressed for karate...
An intro to the national martial art of the Phillipines Last Saturday we were joined by Shishir Inocalla for an arnis seminar! Arnis is the national martial art of the Phillipines. Shishir is both an actor and stuntman, once appearing in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III movie as Michaelangelo. He is also an old friend of Sato Sensei. Thank you Shishir for a great seminar!
Let's try something new this fall! We would like to invite you, your friends, classmates and family to join our Satokai Karate Club. At Satokai, everyone is family. We offer classes for all ages, genders and ability levels. We can offer you: The opportunity to compete in local, national and international tournaments Lifelong friendships Improved physical fitness Increased focus, discipline and perseverance If you have any questions or would like to contact us, please contact us here or check out our Facebook page
Save the date - June 26! Our first seminar was a success so we are planning another! FREE ONLINE KATA WORKSHOP 2nd International Friendship Workshop Join Zoom Meeting Link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87497874474?pwd=N3U3bmxLdVVGVkdsb3ZVRHFXSW1RQT09 Saturday, June 26, 2021 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon PDT Schedule: 10:30 am Kihon Kata and Kihon Kumite #1 - 12 11:30 am Kururumfa and Bunkai