SLSKA 25 Years of Gradings

Submitted by carib on Wed, 01/23/2019 - 21:55
SLSKA 25 Years of Gradings

Over the past 25 years, SLSKA true to its objective of exposing its members to the highest quality standard of Shotokan Karate Instructions available in the world today, has hosted the following International and Regional JKA/ ISKF/IKD Instructors/Examiners to conduct grading exercises for 475 registered members.

The following is a summary of the instructors from our various HQs Organisations who have conducted gradings .

  1. Master Teruyuki Okazaki - 8th/10th Dan, Chairman & Chief  Instructor ISKF Headquarters, Philadelphia Pa, USA. 
  2. Sensei Marc Cordice - 4th Dan, Chief Instructor St. Vincent & the Grenadines/Saint Lucia Karate Association. 
  3. Master Shojiro Koyama - 7th Dan, Chief Instructor ISKF/US Western Region.
  4. Master Shigeru Takashina - 7th/8th Dan, Chief Instructor ISKF/US South Atlantic Region.
  5. Master Takayuki Mikami - 8th Dan, Chief Instructor ISKF/US Southern Region
  6. Sensei James Fields - 6th Dan, Chief Instructor ISKF/US Southwest Region.
  7. Master Yutaka Yaguchi - 8th Dan, Chief Instructor ISKF/US Mountain States Region.
  8. Sensei Peter Warren - 6th Dan, Chief Instructor Barbados Shotokan Karate Club.
  9. Sensei Hiroyoshi Okazaki -7th Dan, ISKF Headquarters, Philadelphia Pa, USA. 
  10. Sensei David Clarke - 4th Dan, Instructor BKA & General Secretary, ISKF - Caribbean.
  11. Sensei Dexter Shim - 6th Dan, Southern Regional Director & Chief Instructor ISKF Trinidad & Tobago.
  12. Master Dexter W. Shim - 8th Dan, Deputy Chief Instructor of the International Karate Daigaku, Chairman of the Caribbean Karate College & Chief Instructor of the Trinidad & Tobago IKD.
  13. Master Frank Woon A Tai - 8th Dan, President- Caribbean Karate College. Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon A Tai - 8th Dan, Chief Instructor International Karate Daigaku IKD Headquarters, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  14. Sensei Patrick A. Edward - 5th Dan, Chairman & Resident Chief Instructor of the SLSKA.
  15. Sensei Claude Bascombe Jr.-5th Dan, Instructor Seishin Karate Club, St. Vincent & the Grenadines.Assisted at the 56th – July 7th, 2018
SLSKA 25 Years of Gradings

We wish to thank these instructors for their invaluable contribution to the development of the SLSKA.