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Classes at the Chitora Dojo in Thunder Bay, ON start again for the new year on Thursday January 8th at 6:30 PM.
We are once again accepting new students and welcome those interested from age 8 to 80 interested in learning a traditional martial art in a fun family environment to join us. All classes are held at North McIntyre Rec Center at 2051 Government Road.
Beginning Karate students (Age 8+, Adults Welcome) Thursday 6:30-7:15
This class offers an introduction to Karate starting with the fundamentals.
Kobudo (Age 16+) Thursdays 8:30-9:15
Kobudo is the traditional weapons of Okinawa, instruction begins with the Bo (Staff) and continues on with Sai, Tonfa and other traditional weapons.
Registration is done at the time of the first class, please try to come 15 minutes early.
For more information please use the contact form or call
Mike Fenton - (807)683-5041
Trevor Warren - (807)344-5702
Essential Isshinryu, the long awaited book by Mike Fenton and Trevor Warren is now available!
Please click on Essential Isshinryu in the left hand menu for more information about this tremendous book.
On September 3rd a new Isshinryu Dojo will be opening in Chilliwack, BC.
Sensei Ryan Bird, a Sandan under Sensei Advincula, is opening a new Dojo. Sensei Bird has been training in Isshinryu since 1986 and is dedicated to improving both his own skills and developing quality Karateka at his Dojo.
Please join me in congratulations of Sensei Ryan Bird opening his new Dojo and wish him and his students great success for the future.