WBKA Kokusai Kaigi 28th October 2017


Kazuo Hoshiyama, Hanshi, 10th Dan.
Angel Lemus, Kyoshi, Shorin-Ryu & Kojo-Ryu, Shihan-Dai.
Juerg Steiner Shihan 6th Dan
Garry O’Connor Hanshi 10th Dan

Ingle Farm Recreation Centre, SA

The Committee are humbled to announced the following outstanding instructors have agreed to attend our International event.

Kazuo Hoshiyama, Hanshi, 10th Dan.
Shihan License and transmission of Kojo Ryu Okinawa Koshin-Ryu (Kojo Ryu) Koshinkan Karate & Kobudo Kyokai-Okinawa, Japan and Okinawa Shuri-Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do Kokusai Kyokai. Hanshi Kobudo Okinawa Matsu-Shuri Kobudo Kyokai.

Angel Lemus, Kyoshi, Shorin-Ryu & Kojo-Ryu, Shihan-Dai.
Co-President and Secretary of the Okinawa Kojo-Ryu/Shorin-Ryu Koshinkan. Note* Kojo-Ryu is the oldest and rarest karate style in the world, established in 1392 in Okinawa. Will teach kobudo.

Juerg Steiner Shihan 6th Dan
Sensei Steiner Shihan 6th Dan Aikido (Aikikai Japan). Dojo Cho of Centre Kumano in Biel Switzerland. Shihan lived and trained as uchideshi in Shingu Japan under Michio Hikitsuchi sensei (10th Dan) and Motomichi Anno sensei (8th Dan). For at least one month every year Shihan travel to Japan to further improve his skills and knowledge. Shihan is a highly respected international teacher.

Garry O’Connor Hanshi 10th Dan
Takahashi-Ha no Ryukyu Shuri-Te Karate-Do. Educated directly under Kentsu Takahashi in addition, Ichiou Ito Shihan. Japan. After extensive research of records, and after the death of Ichirou Ito – Shihan in 2006 O’Connor Hanshi is acknowledged as the next senior Deshi of Kentsu Takahashi Soke (1900-1994).