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Grand Opening – Lindsay Dojo

Karate Kawartha Lakes Grand Opening Celebrations held today at our 50 Mary Street location. Coverage by Chex TV.

Great work to those who came out a couple of hours ahead of the celebrations so that we could highlight the great classes and students that we have at the dojo for the broadcast! Clips from the karate, kickboxing, shindo and iadio classes.

A very special thank you to Sensei Denis Labbe, Sensei Ron Mattie, Sensei Jose-Carlos Garcia and Sensei Darren Marshall for your support and guidance which has fostered the success of the Karate Kawartha Lakes group within the Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation.


In Harmony,

Kris Reynolds

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