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.

We have purposely not included email addresses of our branches in this list to prevent unauthorized mail (spam). If you would like to contact someone in this list, please send us an email and we will forward it.


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

Alejandro Adrian Cavallari