posted by Dukenukem on 27.08.16 00:00 | under Club News
2016 Ingural Mabuni Tournament 27th - 28th 2016
The Mabuni tournament was held in Auckland and was hosted by Sensei
Johnny Ling. We sent 13 Competitors to the tournament accompanied by
myself and Sempi Maurice.
It was like so many tournaments with it being a long day for everyone, but very well run and I
thought a high standard of refereeing. It is nice to see the younger
karateka getting involved in ...
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posted by Dukenukem on 21.08.16 00:00 | under Club News
2016 Auckland Open Championships - 21st August 2016
Auckland Open Karate Championships was held on 21st August 2016 at the Auckland Netball Centre, Stonefields, Auckland.
Karatedo Shitokai had two students head down to Auckland to compete in the Auckland Championships with London-Rose Gould and Yvette Hendrikse competing.
London-Rose in 6-7 years Kata and Kumite and Yvette in the 14-15 years girls Kata and Kumite.
Both girls performed brilliantly, London-Rose getting Bronze in Kata
then getting Gold in ...full
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2016 New Zealand Nationals and Secondary School Championships - 16th July 2016
On the 16th and 17th July 2016 the National Championships and The New Zealand Secondary Schools Competitions were held in Wellington.
Shitokai New Zealand had three competitors Olivia Crum and Yvette Hendrikse in The National Champs and The Secondary Schools plus London-Rose Gould in just The National Champs.
On the Saturday Yvette and Olivia competed in both Kata and Kumite. Both made semi-finals for kata ...
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2016 Manawatu Championships - 30th May 2016
Karatedo Shitokai New Zealand -
Palmerston North recently attended the Manawatu Champs. This is a local
event which is attended by the four Okinawa karate styles in the region, as well as
many other clubs, local and visiting. This year, there was just over
100 competitors with many 1st time students.
This is regular competition that we have been part of since 2009 and one ...
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2016 Northland Open - 15th May 2016
The 2016 Northland Open was held in Whangarei on the 15th May. This year our club donated
a Bob Dalton Memorial Cup to go to the winning club on the day.
awarded to the club with the most gold medals on the day, which this year went to Miyagikan Karate Do Gojuryu, so well done to them.
It is nice to
have Sensei Bob remembered in this ...
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2016 New Zealand Open - 24 April 2016 and Oceania Cup Noumea - 13 May 2016
Notre soeur Club ASKNC a récemment eu trois étudiants visitent la Nouvelle-Zélande et a assisté à la formation avec Hasegawa Sensei. Après cette semaine, avec Karatedo Shitokai plusieurs étudiants a voyagé au New Zealand Open in Christchurch, obtenant de très bons résultats gagnants du Womans équipe Kata Or. Ayant vu les pratiquer de retour dans le dojo, je les ...
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2016 New Zealand Open - 22 - 25th April 2016
The New Zealand Open Karate
Tournament was held in Christchurch on the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd April 2016 with a two day training camp following on the 24th
Karatedo Shitokai had five competitors and accompanying
them were three competitors from our sister club in New Caledonia as
well as Sensei Hasegawa who had the week prior to the ...
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posted by Dukenukem on 18.04.16 00:00 | under Club News
2016 Sensei Hasegawa Visit to Whangarei - 18th April 2016
For the week of the 18th April, Karatedo Shitokai NZ welcomed to our
dojo Yukimitsu Hasegawa Sensei. It is always a pleasure to have Sensei
visit us and this time we also welcomed Dave Nuku from Palmerston North
and Alicia, Angie and Juliette from the Sister Club, Nouville Caledonie
Sensei had a bit of time to relax after flying in from ...
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posted by Dukenukem on 23.02.16 00:00 | under Club News
Bob Dalton 1936 - 2015
To become a karateka, or master of karate, requires a lifetime of devotion to the discipline of martial arts.
Today marks one year since the passing of Sensei Bob and although it has been a hard year adjusting with the club and other activities that Bob was involved in, we are making headway.
Below are some photo's from Bob's "Blast from the Past" Album.
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Master Mabuni Kenei, Soke of Shitokai Karatedo 1918 - 2015 - Saturday 19th December 2015
It is with great sadness that we inform you that Mabuni Kenei, Soke of Shitokai Karatedo passed away today, aged 97
Born in Shuri City, Okinawa, on February 13, 1918. Kenei Mabuni was the
first-born son of Kenwa Mabuni – the famous founder of the Shitoryu
style. Whilst living in Okinawa as a young child, Kenei Mabuni was
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Karatedo Shitokai New Zealand
Founded in 1966 by the Late Sensei Bob Dalton and Official New Zealand Representative for World Shitokai Karate Federation and Asia Pasific Shitokai Karate Federation. WSKF, APSKF
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