ACKK attended the 6th Dokiju Championships , on May 21st 2016 in Montreal QC Canada. Hosted by Sensei Stephane Marcotte , it was a huge success with over 400 participants from Canada and USA.
Canada is well represented: tournament host, Sensei Stephane Marcotte, Sensei JJ Nowlan, Sensei Guy Marquis, Shihan Ray Cormier, Shihan Moji Talebzadeh, Sensei Marc-Andre Losier & Sensei Vittorio Russo
Sensei Stephane and Shihan Ray reviewing details with the officials.
Our good friends from Maine USA, Shihan Marty Petrovich and Sensei Kristen O’Connor, Kyokushin-kan USA
Shihan Ray with longtime friend, Sensei Vittorio Russo of Montreal
Good friend Shihan Camille O’Han, country rep for FKCO Shinkyokushin
Meeting with Shihan Hugo Perez,So Kyokushin Canada
Sensei Danny Coyle Country Rep for KWF , with Shihan Marty and Shihan Ray
The Team from Maine
The tournament was a great success
The next generation! Competition included kumite, kata, weapon kata and knockdown kumite at night.
Shihan Camille O’Han with sensei Danny and Sensei Vittorio.
So happy to see Sensei Sylvie Comeau,IKO Matsui role model to many women fighters
Over 100 competitiors, parents, instructors and coaches from NB and Nova Scotia represented ACKK
The winners of the Knockdown event
Shihan Ray and everyone at ACKK wants to congratulate Sensei Stephane , seen here with sensei Sebastien who was a great help in organizing the event, and thank him for inviting us to his event, we will be back next year!