Category Archive: Martial Arts

Feb 16

Aikikai to Aikido

Eighth Dan Aikido Shihan Visits Vancouver On a yearly visit from Fukuoka Japan, Shihan Morito Suganuma came to Trout Lake Community Centre in East Vancouver to teach and test students over a three day open to the public. Tamami Nakashimada Sensei and Shinobu Matsuoka Sensei oversaw the event. Shihan Suganuma trained under the founder of …

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Sep 16

Shito-Ryu Classical Karate

The Powell Street Festival celebrates the heritage of Japanese Canadians. There is art, comedy, music, food, dancing and ceremonial displays that are free for the public to attend. The weather was beautiful and I encourage everyone with an interest in Japanese culture to attend next year. This year the Powell Street Festival celebrated the martial …

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