Okinawan Weapons Training
Many Central Coast and Sydney IKGA Karateka are also registered members of the Australian Branch of Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai (RKHSK) and regularly participate in Okinawan Weapons Training.
Horden Wiltshire Sensei (Goju-kai 4th Dan Jokyo) and David Grant Sensei (Goju-kai 3rd Dan Shidoin) recently visited Japan and were graded 2nd Dan by Kisho Inoue Hanshi in Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai (RKHSK) Weapons. On their return to Sydney, their certificates were presented to them at the Sydney Marsfield Honbu Dojo by 8th Dan Hanshi Paul Starling (IKGA Vice President).
A Weapons Training Group at the Wamberal Dojo
Kobujutsu Seminar Sydney Feb 2018 Day1 (Advanced Bo and Tonfa) at Waverton Dojo with Sensei Roy Soentjens 5th Dan RKHSK Branch Chief Indonesia
Seminar Day2 (Beginners to Advanced Bo and Sai) at Marsfield Dojo with Roy Sensei (RKHSK).
Seminar Day3 (Beginners to Advanced Bo and Sai) this time at Waitara PCYC Dojo.
Memorial honouring Shinken Taira Sensei on Kumejima Island, Okinawa.
Sydney branch members of Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozen Shinko Kai at the memorial honouring Shinken Taira Sensei at his birthplace on Kumejima Island, Okinawa, Nov 2019.
Roy Sensei at the Taira Memorial on Kumejima Island, Okinawa - Nov 2019.
Group members at the Weapons Seminar on Kume Island Okinawa Nov 2019, with Sensei Kisho Inoue Hanshi, Master of Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai.
More group members at the Weapons Seminar on Kume Island Okinawa Nov 2019.
For more information about Okinawan Kobujutsu please click on the link below
Ryukyu Kobujutsu Hozon Shinko Kai:
"The Society For Promotion And Preservation Of Ryukyu Classical Martial Arts"