Branches...

The following is a complete list of officially recognised branches. Only the branches listed below are recognised by Japan headquarters and are authorized to issue official kyu and dan certification.

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Yudansha

Included with each branch is an official list of the Yudansha (Black Belt Holders) registered with the Shito-Ryu International Karate Do Kai and Nippon Karate Do Kai, who were awarded menjo(s) (certificates) by the following Soke:

Kenwa Mabuni, Soke & Founder
Kenzo Mabuni, 2nd Soke
Tsukasa Mabuni, 3rd Soke



Shito-Ryu Argentina Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Mario Andrade Ojeda



Head Instructor: Mario Andrade Ojeda
Pasaje Jose Miguel Carrera 1245
Barrio Croata
Punta Arenas
Chile
http://www.seitoshitoryukai.cl/


Shito-Ryu Australia Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Michael Williams
Miho Davis


Williams Family Karate Academy
Head Instructor: Mike Williams
PO Box 3345
Success
Western Australia 6964
Australia
http://www.ozkarate.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Mike Williams Godan 07/26/2009

Tony Higgins Yondan 07/23/2017

Steve Carradus Sandan 07/23/2017
Malcolm Heffernan Sandan 07/23/2017
Matthew Howard Sandan 07/23/2017
Dean Menna Sandan 07/23/2017

Thomas Williams Nidan 11/25/2006
David Hatte Nidan 07/28/2013
Brad Mazzuchelli Nidan 07/28/2013
Taiga Yano Nidan 07/28/2013
Shaun Dye Nidan 07/23/2017
Theodore Higgins Nidan 07/23/2017
Jon Graham Nidan 07/28/2019
Rob Woodcock Nidan 07/28/2019

James Williams Shodan 07/10/2005
Andrew Read Shodan 09/09/2006
Alex Delpup Shodan 07/26/2009
Jacob Higgins Shodan 07/26/2009
Lessley Markey Shodan 07/26/2009
Ingrid Williams Shodan 07/26/2009
Stephen Howard Shodan 07/23/2017
Hannah Chamberlain Shodan 07/28/2019
Jack Williams Shodan 07/28/2019


Davis Karate Academy
Head Instructor: Miho Davis
Postal Address:
9 Samuel Place, Rockyview
Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia 4701
http://daviskarate.net/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Miho Davis Godan 08/02/2015

Erika Elers Sandan 07/28/2019

Craig Davis Nidan 08/02/2015


Seito Shito-Ryu Phillips Dojo
Head Instructor: Colin Phillips
Gilmour St.
Bathurst, NSW 2795
Australia
http://www.purekarate.com.au/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Colin Phillips Nidan 07/23/2017
David Smith Nidan 07/23/2017

Matthew Foran Shodan 07/28/2019
Madeline Geerkens Shodan 07/28/2019
Phil James Shodan 07/28/2019
Aimee Kennedy Shodan 07/28/2019


Redlands Shito-Ryu Karate Dojo
Head Instructor: Garry Edwards
Corner Cleveland Redland Bay Rd and Island Outlook Avenue
Thornlands, Queensland 4164
Australia
http://redlandskarate.com.au/


Mapleton Shito-Ryu Karate Dojo
Head Instructor: Greg Scovell
Maplton, Queensland 4560
Australia


Northern Beaches Shito-Ryu Karate Dojo
Head Instructor: Helle Jorgensen Smith
Northern Beaches Mackay
Queensland 4
Australia


Shito-Ryu Canada Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Hashem Mehdizadeh
William Chung
Alice Chung
Garson Ho


Shito-Ryu Canada School of Martial Arts
Head Instructor: Hashem Mehdizadeh
The Boulevard Club
1491 Lakeshore Blvd.
Toronto, ON M6K 3C2
Canada
http://www.shitoryucanada.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Hashem Mehdizadeh Hachidan 07/28/2013


Shito Ryu International Karate Do Kai Canada-Western Region
Head Instructor: William Chung
c/o Cambie Community Centre
12800 Cambie Road
Richmond, BC V6V 0A9
Canada
http://www.karatekobudo.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Willam Chung Rokudan 06/01/2016

Alice Chung Godan 08/02/2015
Garson Ho Godan 07/23/2017

Eric Yee Yondan 07/31/2011

Mark Cheng Sandan 07/10/2005
Brittany Chung Sandan 07/31/2011
David Andrews Sandan 08/02/2015

Charmaine Wong Nidan 07/10/2005
David Chang Nidan 07/29/2007
Sterling Robinson Nidan 07/29/2007
Evelyn Wong Nidan 07/29/2007
David Yacht Nidan 07/29/2007
Alexander Dee Nidan 07/31/2011
Lorraine Weiss Nidan 07/31/2011
Jamie Chan Nidan 08/02/2015
Raiden Chung Nidan 08/02/2015
Vladmir Lakher Nidan 08/02/2015
Naim Tejani Nidan 08/02/2015
Arshdeep Jagdeo Nidan 07/23/2017
Harvinder Jagdeo Nidan 07/23/2017
Amanda Moore Nidan 07/23/2017
Simran Jagdeo Nidan 07/28/2019

Jody Cashman Shodan 07/10/2005
Chelsea Weisner Shodan 07/10/2005
Dennis Weisner Shodan 07/10/2005
Allen Agco Shodan 01/01/2006
Christopher Biermann Shodan 01/01/2006
Shanal Narayan Shodan 01/01/2006
Greg Wittig Shodan 01/01/2006
Asheeshpal Jagdeo Shodan 07/26/2009
Larry So Shodan 07/26/2009
Sora Andrews Shodan 07/31/2011
Sergey Boukharov Shodan 07/31/2011
Christopher Chou Shodan 07/31/2011
Emily Chou Shodan 07/31/2011
Marley Chou Shodan 07/31/2011
Matthew Devine Shodan 07/31/2011
Ramboud Farahani Shodan 07/31/2011
Jonathan Leung Shodan 07/31/2011
Gurpreet Nagra Shodan 07/31/2011
Manveer Nagra Shodan 07/31/2011
Denice Wong Shodan 07/31/2011
Simon Cameron Shodan 08/02/2015
Bridget Chia Shodan 08/02/2015
Ashley Braun Shodan 07/23/2017
Crosbie DesBrisay Shodan 07/23/2017
Jadyn Kuah Shodan 07/23/2017
John-Paul Ng Shodan 07/23/2017
Olivia Shan Shodan 07/23/2017
Frank Wang Shodan 07/23/2017
Leo Tsai Shodan 07/28/2019



Shito-Ryu Chile Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Mario Andrade Ojeda



Head Instructor: Mario Andrade Ojeda
Pasaje Jose Miquel Carrera 1245
Barrio Croata
Punta Arenas
Chile
http://www.seitoshitoryukai.cl/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Mario Andrade Nanadan 06/30/2000

Graciela Andrade Sandan 07/26/2009

Pedro Kòvacic Barria Nidan mm/dd/yyyy
Cristina Alvarado Nidan mm/dd/yyyy

José Oyarzùn Zùñiga Shodan mm/dd/yyyy
Ivan Alcaino Shodan 02/01/2009
Fernando Castillo Shodan 02/01/2009



Shito-Ryu France Karate Do Kai




Head Instructor: Frederic Masseix


Shito-Ryu Germany Karate Do Kai



Shito-Ryu Germany Karate Do Kai
Head Instructor: Nina Ulrich, Ivo Haag


Shito-Ryu Hong Kong Karate Do Kai



Shito-Ryu Hong Kong Karate Do Kai
Head Instructor: So Man
Facebook: Shito-Ryu Hong Kong Karate Do Kai
http://shitoryu.hk/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
So Man Godan 07/23/2017

Yau Chi Ho Yondan 07/23/2017
Yau Chung Man Yondan 07/23/2017
Chan Tin Chi Yondan 07/28/2019

Chung Chiu Luk Sandan 07/28/2019

Cheung King Yip Nidan 07/23/2017
Tang Ho Cheung Nidan 07/23/2017
Li Kong Hung Nidan 07/28/2019

Wong Chi Ming Shodan 01/26/2019
Chan Yun Shun Shodan 07/28/2019
Chu Siu Tsun Shodan 03/01/2020



Shito-Ryu India Karate Do Kai

Shihan
K. Shankar


Shito Ryu Nippon Karate Do Kai India Branch
Founder: Hanshi A. Govindhrajan, 8th Dan Black Belt, Japan (1955-2009)

Head Instructor: K. Shankar

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
A. Govindarajan Hachidan 07/26/2009

K. Shankar Nanadan 04/04/2014

P. Joseph Mesmin Godan 02/18/1996
A. Ramesh Babu (not active) Godan 05/01/1996
Illavarasi Govindhrajan Godan 06/06/2015

M. Selvadurai Yondan 06/06/2015

G. Paranthaman Sandan 11/11/2011
S. Boopalan Sandan 06/06/2015
S. Santhana Lakshmi Sandan 06/06/2015
S. Binesh Kumar Sandan 06/06/2015
G. Parandhaman Sandan 06/06/2015
G. Pavanan Sandan 06/06/2015
M. Sakthivel Sandan 06/06/2015
B. Gowtham Sandan 03/15/2020

M. K. Thanikachalam Nidan 04/04/2014
G. Vinoth Kumar Nidan 06/06/2015
K. Mahendiran Nidan 06/06/2015
M. Akash Nidan 03/15/2020
R. Gotham Nidan 03/15/2020
D. Pawan Kumar Nidan 03/15/2020
P. Raju Nidan 03/15/2020
T. Selvam Nidan 03/15/2020
M. Sudharssan Nidan 03/15/2020

B. M. Keerthana Shodan 08/09/2014
R. Thai Nega Shodan 06/06/2015
R. Prasad Shodan 06/06/2015
R. Novin Ram Shodan 06/06/2015
R. S. Siva Vaasan Shodan 06/06/2015
R. S. Tharani Vaasan Shodan 06/06/2015
P. Vivek Vardhan Shodan 06/06/2015
Siva Kumaran A. Shodan 04/01/2016
Pavithra P. Shodan 04/01/2016
V. Abiragul Shodan 03/15/2020
G. Harsith Shodan 03/15/2020
V. Kabilesh Shodan 03/15/2020
R. Thejas Kanna Shodan 03/15/2020
J.P. Ashwin Kumar Shodan 03/15/2020
S. Kumaresan Shodan 03/15/2020
E. Logatamilarasan Shodan 03/15/2020
D. Mirudula Shodan 03/15/2020
P. Pradeep Shodan 03/15/2020
M. Reema Shodan 03/15/2020
D. Roshini Shodan 03/15/2020
S. Sanjeev Shodan 03/15/2020
R.S. Siddharth Shodan 03/15/2020
P. Vanitha Shodan 03/15/2020
A. Yuvasree Shodan 03/15/2020



Shito-Ryu Italy Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Maurizio Piccirilli



Head Instructor: Maurizio Piccirilli
Via Perugia 7
APRILIA (LT) 04011
Italy


Shito-Ryu Japan Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Nobuyasu Kitano
Yoshihisa Inoue
Takashi Masui
Hiroaki Takedazu
Terunao Kita
Shozo Kurokawa
Kazuo Sakai
Tadao Bebeko
Hiroaki Furumi
Mitsuteru Morisaki
Shigeo Kinoshita
Keiji Nakura
Takashi Fukae
Toshiaki Oyamada
Kazuo Tsukide
Hideyuki Nakano
Hidefumi Nishi
Masashi Kamata
Hiroaki Nakao
Tadasuke Matsuda
Takaya Tashiro
Naoko Matsubara
Katsuyuki Murakami
Keisuke Namba
Yoshihiro Asada
Yousuke Ikeda
Uzumi Iwata
Kazuo Ueda
Fumio Kashikura
Koki Ganaha
Shinji Kamakura
Tsuyoshi Kawachi
Norimasa Kiba
Soichiro Sakamoto
Hideaki Shiraiwa
Motohiro Shoji
Takayuki Nakaoka
Takeshi Nakashima
Takao Nakamura
Yasuyuki Namiki
Keiichi Namura
Yoshio Niizuma
Takahiro Nitta
Eikichi Higuchi
Shuji Hirose
Nobuhiro Hujimoto
Eiji Bun
Kenji Matsumoto
Kazue Yoshinari


Honbu Dojo
32-5-2, Ikue-Cho
Asahi-Ku, Osaka 532-0004
Japan


Risei Jyuso Dojo
Head Instructor: Nobuyasu Kitano
3-4-21 Jyusohonmamachi
Yozogawa-Ku, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Nobuyasu Kitano Hachidan 12/01/1991
Shigeo Kinoshita Hachidan 10/01/2004

Yukihiko Saito Godan 07/23/2017

Kazuo Nakamoto Yondan 10/01/2006

Yasushi Tsuno Sandan 02/28/1999

Kohei Makiuchi Nidan 09/30/2007
Yukinori Kishi Nidan 10/14/2012
Runa Kawai Nidan 10/04/2015
Hiroki Hashimoto Nidan 07/23/2017
Kenichi Sekigawa Nidan 10/14/2018
Kakeru Miyake Nidan 10/14/2018

Toshiyuki Yoshihara Shodan 03/20/2004
Toshiko Kikuchi Shodan 11/28/2009
Ryo Hashimoto Shodan 11/28/2009
Souta Awaya Shodan 03/31/2013
Genki Miyake Shodan 12/07/2014
Masayo Kawai Shodan 07/26/2015
Takanori Kishi Shodan 04/09/2017


Panjo Dojo
Head Instructor: Hiroaki Takedatsu
1-3-1, Cyayama-Dai
Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Hiroaki Takedazu Hachidan 06/01/2003
Shozo Kurokawa Hachidan 06/01/2004

Hideyuki Nakano Nanadan 10/07/2012
Hidefumi Nishi Nanadan 10/07/2012

Naoko Matsubara Godan 10/01/1999

Satoshi Iuchi Yondan 10/01/2002
Masaru Matsuoka Yondan 07/26/2009
Sanae Nakano Yondan 09/23/2010

Rina Matsuoka Sandan 09/21/2008
Tadahiko Horikawa Sandan 10/01/2005
Makoto Sato Sandan 07/28/2013

Chiho Kitano Shodan 11/18/2006


Konoike Dojo
Head Instructor: Takashi Masui
2-2, Kounoike-motomachi
Higashioosaka-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takashi Masui Hachidan 06/01/1997
Ryoichi Mizuochi Hachidan 05/01/2003

Hirao Iwasaki Yondan 10/01/2005
Tsuyoshi Kawaji Yondan 09/23/2010

Kouhei Shimizuda Sandan 09/01/2008
Tamotsu Ueda Sandan 09/30/2007

Nobuyuki Morioka Nidan 06/21/1993
Noriaki Ooeda Nidan 07/26/2009

Akira Hiraoka Shodan 11/16/1997
Tsutao Shinomiya Shodan 09/20/1998


Risei Kongo Dojo
Head Instructor: Kazuo Sakai
1-16, Handa, Osakasayama-Shi
Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Kazuo Sakai Hachidan 06/01/2004
Keiji Nakura Hachidan 10/01/2004

Kazuyoshi Abe Nidan 09/10/2000
Yohei Amano Nidan 09/21/2008
Matthias Schmidt Nidan 07/26/2009

Mayuho Yanagihara Shodan 03/31/2002
Koji Yamawaki Shodan 04/01/2005
Shinpei Amano Shodan 04/01/2005
Syuhei Yamashita Shodan 07/23/2006
Hiroki Kurita Shodan 03/31/2011
Hikari Kondo Shodan 03/15/2015
Ruka Kawasaki Shodan 12/04/2016
Chika Kobayashi Shodan 08/06/2017
Taisei Inoue Shodan 04/04/2021


Itami Dojo
Head Instructor: Yoshihisa Inoue
1-5-5, Cyuuou, Itami-Shi
Hyougo
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Yoshihisa Inoue Hachidan 07/01/1995

Narikazu Shiratani Yondan 08/01/2004

Hideo Ogura Nidan 08/01/2004

Ikuo Nishizono Shodan 11/24/2001
Jyun Nagata Shodan 07/03/2004
Akio Yamauchi Shodan 12/01/2004
Ikuya Yagi Shodan 07/29/2006
Etsuko Yagi Shodan 07/26/2008
Nahoko Shiratani Shodan 11/22/2008
Minami Yagi Shodan 11/28/2009
Motohiro Hirakawa Shodan 07/02/2011
Yuki Matsuo Shodan 07/02/2011
Anna Matsui Shodan 07/02/2011
Yushi Matsumoto Shodan 12/02/2012
Kohei Morishita Shodan 12/02/2012
Kazuki Uratsuji Shodan 12/02/2012


Risei Sone Dojo
Head Instructor: Takashi Masui
Minami-Machi, Sone
Toyonaka-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takashi Masui Hachidan 06/01/1997

Tetsuya Kurose Godan 10/14/2018

Kazuhiro Sudo Yondan 10/14/2018
Takuya Nakano Yondan 10/14/2018

Kengo Shikato Nidan 10/14/2018
Sakura Yamada Nidan 10/14/2018
Yuuta Yamada Nidan 10/14/2018

Ryoki Yoshida Shodan 07/24/2010
Jyunichi Gohara Shodan 12/02/2018


Yomiuri Tenmabashi Dojo
Head Instructor: Yasuo Mimura
1-1, Kyoumachi, Tenma
Cyuou-Ku, Osaka
Japan
http://music.geocities.jp/anatec17/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Toji Tanaka Kudan 06/01/1999

Yasuo Mimura Rokudan 03/15/2003
Toshiaki Oyamada Rokudan 12/05/1998
Masashi Kamata Rokudan 03/15/2004

Masahide Tyamamoto Nidan 09/30/2007
Yuki Maeda Nidan 07/28/2013

Fukuaki Kimura Shodan 03/15/2008
Tatsuaki Hirase Shodan 03/15/2008


Kosaka Dojo
Head Instructor: Keiichi Namura
3-15-40, Kamikosaka
Higashioosaka-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Keiichi Namura Hachidan 06/01/2004

Ryoichi Takemoto Yondan 10/01/2002

Maki Gotoh Nidan 10/01/2006
Yuusku Kusumoto Nidan 10/01/2006
Masashi Doi Nidan 10/01/2006
Akitoshi Itakura Nidan 09/30/2007
Takuma Toyohara Nidan 07/26/2009

Takashi Kimura Shodan 08/01/2002
Hisho Yano Shodan 07/11/2004
Shunta Matsumoto Shodan 07/29/2006
Miki Yano Shodan 11/18/2006
Miu Ishida Shodan 11/14/2009
Yuuki Fukushima Shodan 11/21/2009
Soichiro Yasaka Shodan 03/24/2010
Makoto Muraoka Shodan 11/12/2011
Ryu Ishida Shodan 03/21/2012
Kazuni Ishida Shodan 11/24/2012
Midori Nakata Shodan 11/24/2012


Hirakata SS Dojo
Head Instructor: Takashi Masui
2-10, Asahigaoka-Cho
Hirakata-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takashi Masui Hachidan 06/01/1997

Koya Imamura Sandan 07/26/2009


Sakai Dojo
Head Instructor: Tadao Bebeko
4-45-1, Ebisujima
Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan
http://www8.ocn.ne.jp/~takaya/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Tadao Bebeko Hachidan 06/01/2004

Takaya Tashiro Nanadan 10/07/2012
Tadasuke Matsuda Nanadan 10/07/2012

Hideaki Shiroiwa Godan 10/01/2006

Satoshi Mitani Nidan 09/21/2000

Jyunko Nakanishi Shodan 04/08/2001
Ryoichiro Nakanishi Shodan 04/01/2003
Kayo Kokawa Shodan 07/01/2004
Genki Tamura Shodan 03/18/2007
Takashi Mitani Shodan 11/25/2007
Keiko Yokohori Shodan 07/10/2011


Shijonawate Dojo
Head Instructor: Eikichi Higuchi
5-3-14, Okayama
Shijonawate-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Eikichi Higuchi Nanadan 06/01/1999

Kooki Ganaha Rokudan 01/01/2009

Mikiko Harada Godan 11/18/2012

Yoshimasa Ganaha Nidan 11/10/1993
Yuuho Kamata Nidan 08/00/2004
Makiko Higuchi Nidan 09/21/2008

Akihito Tsukada Shodan 12/02/2001
Aki Ishihara Shodan 03/10/2004
Hiromu Kajiyama Shodan 07/01/2007


Kitanoda Dojo
Head Instructor: Takayuki Nakaoka
525-13, Kitanoda
Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan
http://kitanodadoujyou.uijin.com/


Kenseikan Dojo
Head Instructor: Mitsuteru Morisaki
1-2-2, Higashikumo-Cho
Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takashi Masui Hachidan 06/01/1997
Mitsuteru Morisaki Hachidan 06/01/2004
Terunao Kita Hachidan 06/01/2004

Minoru Tanino Nanadan 06/01/2004

Takeshi Terao Yondan 09/23/2010
Naoto Ito Yondan 10/14/2012

Satoshi Ueda Sandan 10/01/2005
Akihiko Hirakawa Sandan 10/01/2006

Haru Ito Nidan 03/11/2007

Takeyuki Hara Shodan 04/01/2003
Kazuki Asakawa Shodan 11/04/2007
Daiki Kawakami Shodan 07/22/2012


Uenoshiba Dojo
Head Instructor: Takashi Fukae
4-chome, Mukougaoka-Cho
Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Hiroaki Furumi Hachidan 06/01/2004
Takashi Fukae Hachidan 10/07/2012

Keisuke Namba Rokudan 10/07/2012

Katsuyuki Murakami Godan 10/01/2004

Satoshi Mikita Yondan 11/10/1994

Jyunpei Tsuda Sandan 09/30/2007
Satomi Oka Sandan 07/31/2011
Risa Muroya Sandan 07/28/2013

Kenji Araki Nidan 10/01/2005
Kohei Kajihara Nidan 09/21/2008
Moyumi Nagai Nidan 07/28/2013

Kaede Murakami Shodan 03/00/2005
Koki Nakanishi Shodan 07/23/2006
Shunta Muroya Shodan 03/13/2011


Osaka Midoribashi Dojo
Head Instructor: Yuji Hirose
1-4-4, Nakamoto
Higashinari-Ku, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Kouzaburo Humimoto Hachidan 07/01/1999
Takaaki Katou Hachidan 07/01/1999

Shuuji Hirose Nanadan 06/01/2004

Uzumi Iwata Rokudan 06/01/2004
Nobuhiro Hujimoto Rokudan 06/01/2004

Takahito Fujimoto Yondan 07/28/2013

Kenji Mihara Sandan 12/00/2001
Masao Kyoutani Sandan 08/01/2004

Mika Hujimoto Nidan 10/01/2005

Yuuki Matoba Shodan 12/23/2008
Hiroyuki Koyama Shodan 11/29/2009
Nobuo Katsura Shodan 11/14/2010
Yukino Kyoutani Shodan 03/13/2011
Ryou Monzawa Shodan 07/03/2011
Hayato Ishida Shodan 07/22/2012


Ikoma Dojo
Head Instructor: Eiji Fumimoto
Ikoma-shi Sougou Taiikukan
Osaka
Japan


Touhoku Honbu Iwaki Dojo
Head Instructor: Kazue Yoshinari
12, Nishiarada, Ueda-Cho
Iwaki-Shi, Iwate
Japan


Kusune Dojo
Head Instructor: Keiichi Namura
1-12-12 Kusune
Higashioosaka, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Keiichi Namura Hachidan 06/01/2004

Naoto Deguchi Nidan 10/01/2006

Yuka Hashimoto Shodan 07/11/2004
Shota Kurokawa Shodan 11/26/2005
Itsei Kishuku Shodan 03/15/2008
Takuma Soejima Shodan 07/06/2011


Suita Dojo
Head Instructor: Nobuyasu Kitano
1-401 Asahi-Cho
Suita-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Nobuyasu Kitano Hachidan 12/01/1991


Kagoshima Sendai Dojo
Head Instructor: Norimasa Kiba
3335 Hirasa-Cho
Satsumasendai-Shi, Kagoshima
Japan


Nara Nakajima Dojo
Head Instructor: Takeshi Nakajima
120, Tutui-Cho
Yamatokouriyama-Shi, Nara
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takeshi Nakajima Rokudan 05/01/2004

Toshio Matsumoto Godan 04/01/2004

Haruhiro Kawaguchi Yondan 04/01/2004

Akihiro Shibata Sandan 07/26/2009
Saori Andoh Sandan 07/28/2013

Hiroya Nagata Nidan 09/10/2007
Kyoka Andoh Nidan 11/18/2012

Yoshio Yoshimoto Shodan 11/08/2008
Sayaka Nagata Shodan 11/08/2008


Sakai Horiage Dojo
Head Instructor: Takashi Fukae
407, Horiage-Cho
Naka-ku, Sakai-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Takashi Fukae Hachidan 10/07/2012

Katsuyuki Murakami Godan 10/01/2004

Masanori Nakanishi Shodan 03/15/2009


Mac Ryukuchikouen Dojo
Head Instructor: Motohiro Shoji
5-14-10, Esaka-Cho
Suita-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Motohiro Shoji Nanadan 10/01/2004


Shijonawate Minami-Sho Dojo
Head Instructor: Eikichi Higuchi
11-38, Nakano Shinmachi
Shijonawate-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Eikichi Higuchi Nanadan 06/01/1999


Higashioosaka Wakaba Dojo
Head Instructor: Kazuo Tsukide
2-3-21, Nishi Kounoike
Higashioosaka-Shi, Osaka
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Kazuo Tsukide Nanadan 10/07/2012

Syun Tsukide Yondan 11/18/2012

Masumi Wada Nidan 07/28/2013

Hiromi Wada Shodan 11/14/2005
Tatsuyoshi Kodouta Shodan 07/26/2008
Naoto Minamida Shodan 11/20/2008
Keisuke Seki Shodan 03/14/2009
Taichi Kibe Shodan 11/29/2009
Masaki Tsuboi Shodan 11/29/2009
Kazuki Mishikawa Shodan 11/29/2009
Jyun Sakamoto Shodan 11/27/2011


Koshien Dojo
Head Instructor: Nobuyasu Kitano
1-100, Koshien-Hachiban-Cho
Nishinomiya-Shi, Hyougo
Japan
http://www.eonet.ne.jp/~shitoryu-karate/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Nobuyasu Kitano Hachidan 12/01/1991

Takaho Iuchi Sandan 10/02/2016
Minae Kishi Sandan 10/14/2018
Takeshi Yamamoto Sandan 10/14/2018

Yuzuki Matsumoto Nidan 07/28/2013
Hiroshi Sato Nidan 10/02/2016
Miyako Iuchi Nidan 10/06/2019
Etsuko Yagi Nidan 10/06/2019

Minami Yagi Shodan 11/28/2009
Koki Yamamoto Shodan 07/21/2013
Yukinori Kawatoko Shodan 04/03/2016
Ai Miyata Shodan 12/02/2018
Yuko Akasaka Shodan 12/01/2019


Mirika Dojo
Head Instructor: Nobuyasu Kitano

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Nobuyasu Kitano Hachidan 12/01/1991


Kitamine Dojo
Head Instructor: Kazuo Ueda
Japan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Kazuo Ueda Hachidan 06/01/2003

Takahiro Nitta Rokudan 11/01/1994

Takashi Taguchi Nidan 10/05/2003
Masaaki Nishihama Nidan 10/05/2003

Ichiro Yoshida Shodan 12/15/1996
Ryuji Ibuki Shodan 12/15/1996
Takafumi Kaidani Shodan 06/01/2011



Shito-Ryu Malaysia Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Phun Yau Sing
Tan See Toh



Head Instructor: Phun Yau Sing

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Patrick Lew Chien Hwa Sandan 07/28/2019
Chuah Hoong Yi Sandan 07/28/2019



Shito-Ryu Mexico Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Rosendo Geronimo
Ezequiel Geronimo
Roberto Geronimo


Seito Shito-Ryu Mexico Karate-Do Kai
Head Instructor: Rosendo Geronimo
10909 Main Street
Lamont, CA 93241
USA
http://www.orionkaratedo.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Rosendo Geronimo Godan 07/29/2007
Ezequiel Geronimo Godan 07/26/2009
Roberto Geronimo Godan 07/31/2011

Magdaleno Lopez Yondan 07/28/2013
Sonia Carreno Yondan 10/07/2018
Jorge Geronimo Yondan 10/07/2018

Alondra Geronimo Sandan 10/07/2018

Jose Lara Nidan 09/23/2011
Ketzalli Geronimo Nidan 07/19/2013
Carlos Antonio Nidan 10/07/2018

Isai Casimiro Shodan 10/09/2009
Fernando España Shodan 10/09/2009
Hector Guillen Shodan 10/09/2010
Michelle Lopez Shodan 04/08/2011
Ramiro Martinez Shodan 09/23/2011
Justin Garcia Shodan 03/23/2012
Kimberly Lopez Shodan 03/23/2012
Christian Ojeda Shodan 03/23/2012
Jose Barrios Shodan 07/19/2013
Esmeralda Geronimo Shodan 07/28/2013
Yuma Macias Shodan 08/02/2015
Kevin Escobedo Shodan 10/07/2018
Roberto Ibarra Shodan 10/07/2018
Christopher Martinez Shodan 10/07/2018
Dolvin Velasquez Shodan 10/07/2018



Shito-Ryu New Zealand Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Miho Davis


Davis Karate Academy (Feilding)
Head Instructor: Kirk Alexander
13 Camden St., Feilding, Manawatu
New Zealand
http://shitoryu.nz/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Jamie Miers Sandan 08/02/2015
Dahnyelle Rogan Sandan 08/02/2015
Corey Rogan Sandan 07/23/2017

Samiuela Mafi Nidan 08/02/2015
Wade Bennett Nidan 07/23/2017
Kirk Alexander Nidan 07/28/2019
Ryan Bennett Nidan 07/28/2019
Tayla Murray-Woon Nidan 07/28/2019
Tim Woon Nidan 07/28/2019

Hoani Ponga Shodan 07/31/2011
Te Poutahi Ponga Shodan 07/31/2011
Heather McGinty Shodan 06/01/2012
Ian Lewell Shodan 07/28/2013
Isahya Hunter Shodan 08/02/2015
Bradley Lambert Shodan 08/02/2015
Connor Alexander Shodan 07/28/2019
Drew Bennett Shodan 07/28/2019
Jessie Jukes Shodan 07/28/2019



Shito-Ryu Sultanate of Oman Karate Do Kai



Shito Ryu International Karate Sultanate of Oman
Head Instructor: Bava Ahammed

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
K. Bava Ahammed Godan 04/13/2018

Haleen Sree Hruday Sandan 04/13/2018
Honey Sree Laya Sandan 09/01/2019

Chris Joseph Arackal Nidan 08/09/2014
Amal Nasser Nidan 08/09/2014
Jeevan Nidan 04/01/2016
Arjun Baburaj Nidan 04/13/2018
Goutham Krishna Nidan 04/13/2018
Roshan Rajesh Kumar Nidan 04/13/2018
Madhav Menon Nidan 04/13/2018
Ananya Shruthi Nidan 04/13/2018
Jenefer Jerel Nidan 09/01/2019

Adithya Narayanan Shodan 11/11/2011
Shivani Ramakrishnan Shodan 11/11/2011
Ibrahim Akbar Shodan 08/09/2014
Said Sulaiman Zahir Al Kharusi Shodan 08/09/2014
Aditya Prasannen Shodan 08/09/2014
Akshay Anil Shodan 06/06/2015
Preetham Periyal Manula Shodan 06/06/2015
Vignesh Sanker Shodan 06/06/2015
Jissan Johnly Varghese Shodan 06/06/2015
Rahul Das Shodan 04/01/2016
Mohammed Farhan Shodan 04/01/2016
Gayatri V.H. Shodan 04/01/2016
Osama Kharbushi Shodan 04/01/2016
Abhishek Maliyakkal Shodan 04/01/2016
Naveen Sudheer Nair Shodan 04/01/2016
Nithin Sudheer Nair Shodan 04/01/2016
Ahlam Naseer Shodan 04/01/2016
Anunand Padmesh Shodan 04/01/2016
Tanush Pathak Shodan 04/01/2016
Maria Rose Shodan 04/01/2016
Anushka Sharma Shodan 04/01/2016
Deepanch Sharma Shodan 04/01/2016
Gouri Sunil Shodan 04/01/2016
Akhil Abraham Thomas Shodan 04/01/2016
Vandana Viswanath Shodan 04/01/2016
Varsha Viswanath Shodan 04/01/2016
Vedanth Nayak Shodan 04/13/2018
Vidhula Nayak Shodan 04/13/2018
Sreevatsa R Shodan 04/13/2018
Rayan Issac Shibu Shodan 04/13/2018
Jovial Jose Thomas Shodan 04/13/2018
Hamza Ahmed al Bahri Shodan 09/01/2019
Huthaifa Ahmed al Bahri Shodan 09/01/2019
Juan Biju Shodan 09/01/2019
Abhay Bipin Shodan 09/01/2019
Vyshanav Jayakumar Shodan 09/01/2019
Abhinav Ganesh Kumar Shodan 09/01/2019
Anoushka Sanjeev Madavi Shodan 09/01/2019
Neil Sanjeev Madavi Shodan 09/01/2019
Rishu Malik Shodan 09/01/2019
Abhishek H Menon Shodan 09/01/2019
Reyna Reju Shodan 09/01/2019
Adya Sathyanarayan Shodan 09/01/2019
Pragya Sharma Shodan 09/01/2019
Taru Sharma Shodan 09/01/2019
Talib Mohammed al Shukri Shodan 09/01/2019
Angel Maria Sibi Shodan 09/01/2019
Adinath K. Sureshkumar Shodan 09/01/2019
Chirayu Manish Telange Shodan 09/01/2019
Parth Manish Telange Shodan 09/01/2019



Shito-Ryu Singapore Karate Do Kai




Head Instructor: Robert Tan

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Chew Wai Kong Yondan 07/28/2019
Jennifer Ng Yondan 07/28/2019

Christopher Chan Sandan 07/28/2019
Sivakumaran Gopal Sandan 07/28/2019
Noorleena Rashid Sandan 07/28/2019

Clement Fang Nidan 07/28/2019



Shito-Ryu Sri Lanka Karate Do Kai



Shito-Ryu Sri Lanka Karate Do Kai
Head Instructor: U. H. Nimal Wickrama


Shito-Ryu USA Karate Do Kai

Shihan
John Sells
Gary McGuinness
Dudley Moon
Dean L. Gordon
Paul Cantin
Barbara A. Arrighi
John Bartholomay
Miguel Villalobos
Paul Fracchia
Doug Exum
Kevin Hammond
John Jessum
Richard Ingstrum
Shawn Ross
Dawn Lasher
Pat Armstrong
Francine Kurth
Mari-jo Suzuki


Traditional Karate Dojo
Head Instructor: Gary McGuinness
21 Bayberry Road
Groton, MA 01450
USA

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Gary McGuinness Hachidan 06/01/2005

Meredith (Yauckoes) Alba Sandan 07/10/2005
Isaac John Patient Sandan 07/14/2012
Erik Svenson Sandan 08/02/2015
Vassily Checkin Sandan 10/07/2018
Andrew McGuinness Sandan 10/07/2018

Carol McGuinness Nidan 07/10/2005
Jay Thakrar Nidan 07/31/2011

Ron Gresco Shodan 05/20/2001
Janis Thompson Shodan 10/11/2003
David Trull Shodan 07/10/2005
Sandeep Garikapaty Shodan 07/14/2012
Adrian Svenson Shodan 07/28/2019


Capital Region of New York Dojo
Head Instructor: Dudley Moon
Albany School of Pharmacy
106 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
USA
http://seitoshitoryukarate.org/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Dudley Moon Ph.D Hachidan 06/01/2005

Francine Kurth Godan 07/23/2017

Carol Foglio Yondan 12/03/2020

Calvin Boyd Headley Sandan 07/10/2005
Joseph Carreno Sandan 07/28/2019
Kenneth Kroopnick MD Sandan 12/03/2020

Ellen Kennett Nidan 12/03/2020

David Denio Shodan 07/26/2009
Olga Naumenko Shodan 07/26/2009
Jon Mahon Shodan 12/03/2020


Utica College Karate
Head Instructor: Dean L. Gordon
204 Paris Road
New Hartford, NY 13413
USA

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Dean L. Gordon Hachidan 2005

Pamela Keida Yondan 2007

Steven Coleman Sandan 2007

William Buckley Nidan 1995


The Karate Center
Head Instructor: Paul Fracchia
15 Bullard Avenue
Queensbury, NY 12804
USA

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Paul Fracchia Nanadan 07/01/2000

Tom Sloan Shodan 08/01/2002


Pacific Karate-Do Institute
Head Instructor: John Bartholomay
P.O. Box 5206
Santa Barbara, CA 93150
USA
http://www.sbdojo.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
John Bartholomay Hachidan 08/02/2015

Richard Dionne Yondan 07/28/2013
James White Yondan 08/02/2015
Peter Mangravite Yondan 07/23/2017

John Art Reed Sandan 05/30/2004
Isaac John Patient Sandan 07/14/2012
Zoe Nathan Sandan 07/23/2017
Elisabeth Whitchurch Sandan 10/07/2018

David Ekstrom Nidan 08/05/2001
Tom Mailheau Nidan 06/08/2002
Tim Muzzin Nidan 12/07/2002
Shawndra Lee Patient Nidan 01/13/2008
Brandon Broderick Nidan 11/14/2010
Jessianne Baird Nidan 10/07/2018
James Dowdle Nidan 10/07/2018

Paul Didier Shodan 04/19/1996
Steve Ross Shodan 05/30/2004
Cassie Cool Shodan 01/29/2005
Jorgen Jeppesen Shodan 01/13/2008
Christopher Wilson Shodan 01/13/2008
Theresa Villagrana Shodan 07/26/2009
Lindy White Shodan 07/26/2009
Clint Watts Shodan 11/14/2010
Hunter Colwell Shodan 08/02/2015
Lauren Jones Shodan 10/07/2018
Paige Jones Shodan 10/07/2018
Kate Marshall Shodan 10/07/2018
Andriy Moskalyk Shodan 10/07/2018
Oleh Moskalyk Shodan 10/07/2018


Pacific Karate-Do Institute Villalobos Dojo
Head Instructor: Miguel Villalobos
600 West Enos Street
Santa Maria, CA 93455
USA


Pacific Karate-Do Institute Villalobos Maramonte Dojo
Head Instructor: Miguel Villalobos
620 East Sunrise Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93455
USA
http://www.pacifickaratedoinstitute.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Miguel Villalobos Hachidan 08/02/2015

Rudy Caoile Yondan 12/08/2000

Andrew Magnuson Sandan 10/07/2018
Kimberly Webb Sandan 10/07/2018

Adrian B. Calangan Nidan 06/20/1999
Miguel A. Villalobos Jr. Nidan 07/12/1999
Alex B. Calangan Nidan 07/12/2000
Sam Jarvis Nidan 07/12/2000

Jill Salazar Shodan 01/14/2000
Jason Ting Shodan 06/21/2002
Quinn Cashola Shodan 12/04/2008
Janessa Puckett Shodan 09/14/2010
Atsuko Wolcott Shodan 08/02/2015


Bushido-Kai Karate - Arrighi Dojo
Head Instructor: Barbara A. Arrighi
Mount Holyoke College
S. Hadley, MA 01075
USA
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/org/karate/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Barbara Arrighi Hachidan 08/02/2015

David Wiley Godan 06/01/2003

Denise Blanchette Yondan 10/13/1996

Newton Bowdan Sandan 05/03/2003
Ed Charbonneau Sandan mm/dd/yyyy

Charles King Nidan 07/25/1999
Michael Truznadel Nidan 05/03/2003
Tim Allen Nidan 06/01/2003
Barbara Cote Nidan mm/dd/yyyy
Elizabeth Modlish Nidan mm/dd/yyyy

Ronald Galipeau Shodan 10/13/1996
Eileen Truznadel Shodan 06/20/2000
Sarah Plasse Shodan 2002
Lisa Harnish Shodan 05/03/2003
Priscillia Kisiel Shodan 05/03/2003
Adam Cote Shodan mm/dd/yyyy
Dennis Gobiel Shodan 02/12/2012
Deea Ariana Shodan 12/17/2012
Lima Ekram Shodan 08/02/2015
Megan Lannen Neet Shodan 05/03/2017
Wanyi Chen Shodan 03/01/2018


Northwest Karate-do
Head Instructor: Doug Exum
11004 - 138th St. NE
Arlington, WA 98223
USA

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Doug Exum Rokudan 2005

Dawn Lasher Godan 07/31/2011

Lance Yerkes Sandan 2002
Robert Jungers Sandan 2002

Michael McKenzie Nidan 2001 (Tested Oct. 2000)
Ron Munroe Nidan 2001 (Tested Oct. 2000)
Kevin Neary Nidan 2001 (Tested Oct. 2000)
Dana Exum Nidan 12/04/2008
Gregory McCaleb Nidan 12/04/2008

John Solheim Shodan 2001 (Tested Sep. 1998)
Judy Williams Haack Shodan 2001 (Tested Sep. 1998)
Laurie James Shodan 2001 (Tested Oct. 2000)
Elena Exum Shodan 2002
Troy HirschKorn Shodan 2002
Jim McCaleb Shodan 2002
Gary Murphy Shodan 2004
Dawn Lucas Shodan 12/04/2008
Whitney Lucas Shodan 12/04/2008


Family Karate Ronin Dojo
Head Instructor: Kevin Hammond
3505 1/2 136 St NW
Marysville, WA 98271
USA
http://www.ronindojo.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Kevin Hammond Rokudan 07/10/2005

Candy McCulley Yondan 07/dd/2001

Joy Blodgett Nidan 07/10/2005
Tony Blodgett Nidan 07/10/2005
Darryl Neuhoff Nidan 07/29/2007
Darrell Darnell Nidan 07/26/2009
Elsa DelToro Nidan 07/31/2011
Robert Baugh Nidan 08/02/2015
Adam Lee Nidan 10/07/2018

Raymond Cancio Shodan 07/26/2009
Heather Darnell Shodan 07/26/2009
Roma Cancio Shodan 10/09/2010


Northern California Karate-do
Head Instructor: Mari-jo Suzuki
c/o P.O. Box 2003
San Ramon, CA 98453
USA
http://www.norcalkaratedo.org/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Richard Boeckholt Godan 07/10/2005
Mari-jo Suzuki Godan 07/23/2017

Gidget Boeckholt Sandan 07/29/2007
Kelly Suzuki Sandan 07/28/2013
Marla Metz Sandan 07/23/2017
Chris Venenciano Sandan 07/23/2017
Ryan Suzuki Sandan 10/07/2018

Marites Karsevar Nidan 10/09/2010
Kyle Mckinnis Nidan 10/09/2010
Michael Doucet Nidan 07/28/2013
Keai Lucasey Nidan 10/04/2014
Joseph Tsuboi Nidan 08/02/2015
Asenath Yeung Nidan 08/02/2015
Amy Morgan Nidan 07/28/2019

Alexandra Powk Shodan 05/27/2006
Justin Yuan Shodan 05/27/2006
Ryan Liu Shodan 11/19/2007
Keanu Karsevar Shodan 08/22/2009
Tuan Karsevar Shodan 08/22/2009
Crystal Lee Shodan 08/22/2009
Chris Wellbrook Shodan 08/22/2009
Samantha Fisch Shodan 08/17/2013
Kassie McKinnis Shodan 08/17/2013
Chris Peterson Shodan 08/17/2013
Eduardo Garcia Shodan 08/08/2016
Vincent Cardenas Shodan 07/23/2017
Noah Todd Shodan 03/10/2018
Lance Long Shodan 02/25/19
Sarah Long Shodan 02/25/19
Elena Schuster Shodan 11/01/19


Sky Valley Traditional Karate
Head Instructor: Shawn Ross
12405 20th NE
Lake Stevens, WA 98205
USA
http://www.skyvalleykarate.com/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
Shawn Ross Godan 07/26/2009
Pat Armstrong Godan 08/02/2015

KaiLee Armstrong Nidan 07/09/2005
Kyle Severson Nidan 08/02/2015

Mary Harlich Shodan 03/01/2001
Howard Robinson Shodan 12/04/2008
Joseph Kyuper Shodan 02/15/2020
Thomas Kyuper Shodan 02/15/2020



Shito-Ryu Venezuela Karate Do Kai

Shihan
Jose Gregorio Natera


Seito Shito-Ryu Venezuela Karate-Do Kai Fudoshinkan
Head Instructor: Jose Natera
http://www.shitoryu.com.ve/

Yudansha Current Rank Date Menjo Issued
José Natera Nanadan 07/28/2013

Alejandro Cavallari Godan mm/dd/yyyy

Maria Rocio Uribe Yondan mm/dd/yyyy

Olivert Bello Sandan 07/15/2012
Graciela Francois Sandan 06/20/2013

William Ortiz Nidan 07/15/2012
Juan Murillo Nidan mm/dd/yyyy

José Julio Guacaran Shodan 07/15/2012
Carlos Placencia Shodan 07/15/2012
Maria Anija Shodan 06/20/2013
Oscar Cedeño Shodan 06/20/2013
Jediael Garcia Shodan 06/20/2013
Victor Leal Shodan 06/20/2013
Jesús Moro Shodan 06/20/2013
Renzo Vasquez Shodan 06/20/2013
Luis Rodriguez Shodan mm/dd/yyyy
Leonardo Salazar Shodan mm/dd/yyyy

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