Senaha Shigetoshi Ryusyokai Kaicho

Senaha Shigetoshi

World Ryusyokai President

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Senaha sensei is the first teacher to be profiled in our seminar series. We hope you enjoy these posts.

 

History

 

August 1958 Started learning Karate under Meitoku Yagi
September 1958 Started learning Kobudo under Shinken Taira
April 1967 Became Director of the All Okinawan Karate-do Association
April 1969 Became Vice-President of the Okinawa Karate-do Gojyu-Kai
October 1974 Established the Tomishiro Meibukan Dojo
April 1983 Became a Judge at Shogo-Shinsa
April 1987 Became President of the Okinawa Karate-do Gojyu-Kai
June 1987 Received Hanshi 9th Dan
1988 Invited to Brazil to teach Gojyu-ryu
April 1985 - 1993 President of the Okinawa Gojyu-ryu Meibu-Kai
October 1993 Invited to the 1st China-Ryukyu Bujutsu Goodwill match in Taiwan
April 1995 Became President of the Tomishiro Bujutsu Kyokai
April 1996 Organized the 2nd China-Ryukyu Bujutsu Goodwill match in Okinawa
August 1996 Invited to Canada to teach Gojyu-ryu
October 1996 Invited to Germany to teach Gojyu-ryu. Demonstrated at the World Budo Action Seminar
September 1998 Invited to Canada to teach Gojyu-ryu
March 1999 Formed the Ryusyokai
August 1999 Invited to Canada to teach Gojuryu. Demonstrated at the Beikoku Shidokan Tai Kai.
August 2000 Invited to India to teach
October 2000 Invited to Cuba to teach
July 2001 Invited to Canada to teach
July 2002 Invited to Canada to teach
August 2004 Invited to Canada to teach

Since 2004 Senaha sensei has made many trips to Australia and Canada, plus one trip to Europe. He is still very active in teaching in Okinawa and abroad and likes to lead by example.

Taken with permission from www.ryusyokai.org

 

Media

 

Suparempei

 

Web Presence

www.ryusyokai.org

http://www.shinkendojo.net/index.html

http://www.okinawa-karate-il.com/

http://www.sudburymma.com/karate.html

http://www.ryusyokaiindia.org/

http://gojuryukarate.com.au/Instructors/SenahaShigetoshi.aspx

http://gojuryunumurkah.com.au/index.html

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We are very happy that Senaha sensei has agreed to work with us at GTO. He is considered on Okinawa and abroad to be one of the leading experts on Goju-Ryu karate and should not be missed.

 

 

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