The Kengokan Dojo teaches Shorinjiryu Koshinkai Karatedo and Shishiryu Bukijutsu, and is the official Sydney dojo of Shorinjiryu Koshinkai Karatedo Australia (www.shorinjiryu.com.au) and the International Shorinjiryu Shinzen Kyokai (www.shorinjiryu.org).
Shorinjiryu Karate is a classical style of Okinawan/Japanese Karate, founded by Shinan Kori Hisataka (1907-1988). It is based on a rich blend of Okinawa-Te, and Ryukyu Bukijutsu (weapons). Classes at the Kengokan Dojo cover:
- Classical Shorinjiryu Karate
- Weapons (bo, sai, jo and more)
- Self Defence
At this time, the Kengokan Dojo only offers classes for adult aged practitioners.
- Thursday 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Please note: formal classes will conclude for 2013 on 5 December and will resume on 16 January 2014.
Phone: (02) 8091 4866
- $50.00 per month
- Annual membership fee to Australian Shorinjiryu Karatedo Association of $60.00 (pro-rata in first year of membership)
It is suggested that new students wear loose clothing, such as tracksuit pants or shorts, and a t-shirt to class. Jewellery and watches should not be worn during training.