This weekend the Maritime IKD hosted Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai. Members of the Mount A dojo tested and were promoted to new belt levels including Dale Sherwood who was promoted to 1st Degree Black Belt.
Here are the results:
Dale Sherwood – Shodan (1st Black Belt)
Merrik Tower – 2nd Kyu (2nd Brown Belt)
Justina Awe – 3rd Kyu (1st Brown Belt)
Shawn Levering – 5th Kyu (Blue Belt)
The Schedule for the Maritime IKD Fall clinic was officially released today.
The Mount Allison Karate club will be hosting a free self defense class and karate demo on November 3. The class and demo will take place from 12-2pm in Tweedie Hall. If you are interested in attending, please email the club at email@example.com.
The Maritime IKD will host the Fall clinic in Moncton, NB at Ecole le Sommet on Nov 30 & Dec 1.
Visit the event page for more details.
During the Maritime IKD Summer Clinic, Merrik Tower of the Mount Allison Shotokan Karate club was promoted to the rank of 3rd Kyu (brown belt). Merrik spent several weeks training in Amherst with Shihan David Pyke to prepare for this test after the MTA club closed for the Summer break.
The annual IKD World Honbu Camp takes place in Haliburton, ON., every June. Sensei Norm and Jolene Robitza attended the camp this year and each completed the technical portion for the C Level of the IKD Instructors program. The camp focus this year was preparing for the IKD World Cup and celebrating Shihan Woon-A-Tai’s 50th anniversary as an Instructor.
Members of the MTA club attended the Maritime IKD Tournament today.
Congratulations to everyone who achieved their new ranks.
Also congratulations to Laura Beth Gill, Zoe McIntyre, Jonathan Bradet-Legris and Michael Bradet-Legris who will be graduating Mount Allison University.
The Maritime IKD website showcases one of the students from the region each month.
Justina Awe of the MTA karate club is the featured student for March.