Ishinryu Karate News

April 5, 2020

Online training is LIVE

Ishinryu has adapted very quickly and effectively to an online delivery environment. Classes are currently being held on Monday and Thursday afternoon/evenings, and Saturday morning. We […]
January 19, 2020
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Claim your Active Kids voucher

All children at school are eligible for a $100 Active Kids voucher. Ishinryu Karate Australia is an accredited provider. As such, your voucher can contribute to joining […]
November 10, 2019
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2019 Annual Championships

9 November – a fabulous day! Numerous photos to follow, for now please find the results and acknowledgement of assistance here. 2019 Championship results
October 10, 2019

2019 Annual Championships – entries now open!

Our fabulous annual competition will be held at the Menai Indoor Sports Centre on Saturday 9 November. Entries are now open! This event is for ALL […]
July 21, 2019

Sensei Cassidy Lynne 5th Dan

Congratulations Sensei Cassidy Lynne 5th Dan, elevated to shihan (master). Sensei Cassidy commenced his training as a 5 year old and now runs our San Francisco dojo.
June 25, 2019
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Sensei Ticky Donovan OBE 10th Dan

Our incredible founder and chief instructor Sensei Ticky Donovan OBE has been graded to 10th Dan by the EKF. This is an amazing achievement. 10th Dan […]
June 25, 2019

Term 2 grading – entries open now

Our Term 2 grading will be held on Monday 1 July at the Menai dojo. We are certainly hoping that this date suits all students who […]
April 23, 2019

Tremendous Australasian Schools and Australian Open results

In April we had several students competing, most for the first time, at international competitions. Australasian Schools Championships Well done to Elena Hails, Josh Simpson and […]
April 23, 2019
March 2019 dan gradings

Successful Dan Gradings…

March 2019 saw four very special Dan gradings, presented by Ishinryu’s founder and world chief instructor Sensei Ticky Donovan OBE 9th Dan. 8th Dan – Sensei […]
April 18, 2019

Term 1 grading – results

Well done to all students who graded to their next level in April. An arduous and technical grading, as always. *= distinction Karl Ohis 1st kyu […]
December 9, 2018

2018 Annual Championships – Results

Saturday 8 December  saw the Menai dojo taken over by enthusiastic karateka embracing the opportunity to test their skills in kata, kumite and gladiator. Well done […]
December 2, 2018
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Sensei Rikesh Jeram 3rd Dan

On 1 December Rikesh Jeram graded to Sandan (3rd Dan), elevating him to Sensei status. The Ishinryu family is incredibly proud of Sensei Rikesh, this is […]