Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sensei Masaru Shintani

Sensei Masaru Shintani - (Feb. 3, 1927 - May 7, 2000). Sensei Masaru Shintani, 9th Dan (Kudan) was a direct student of Sensei Ostuka (the founder of Wado Kai Karate) and the founder of the Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation (SWKKF). Sensei Masaru Shintani, 9th Dan (Kudan) was the Supreme Instructor of Wado Kai Karate…
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Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation

Back Row: Lawrence Blakemore / Peter Ruch / Bruce Perkins / Willie Lebrun Front Row: Danny McCoy / Rick Leveille / Denis Labbe / Ron Mattie / Brad Cosby November 1, 1997 - Sensei Shintani signed the new constitution and named Sensei Denis LabbĂ© his successor. The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation (SWKKF) was founded…
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