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Kancho Royama Names Shihan Hiroto Okazaki His “Someday” Successor: The Definition of “Shihan”

Unfortunately the news came as somewhat of a shock to some because the news was misstated on public media. Kancho Royama is NOT resigning or even retiring (anytime soon) from Kyokushin-kan. In fact, it would be [...]

Please Send Competitors to Kyokushin-Kan’s Upcoming 2013 World Kata Tournament.

by Honbu Internationoal Secretary, Takaaki Enami. World Branches, please take note: Honbu will be hosting a 2013 World Kata Tournament this June 23, in Tokyo on the same day as our Weight Category Tournament (Shinken Shobu [...]