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bushido uechi ryu franceFirst seminar is organized by the Bushido Uechi-Ryu Kenyukai on Saturday, 30 April 2016. Four Instructors will help participants discover the techniques and secrets of one of the original Karate styles of Okinawa. 

The event is organized by:
Frank Cohe, 4.Dan, student of Takemi Takayasu Sensei
Gabriel Delapace, 1.Dan, winner of Uechi-Ryu Coupe de France 2012
Joao Frederico, 4.Dan
Louis De Saint-Leger, 4.Dan

Event's programme will include:
- Hojo-Undo
- Bunkai
- Kata
- Combat/Self Defence

Important Info:
30 April 2016
Venue: Chemin de la sentelette
Address: Sains en Amienois, 80680
Hours: 14:00 - 18:00 (13:30 arrival time in the Dojo)
Participation Fee: 10 Eur

Telephone for reservations: 06 01 38 24 61 (limited places available)

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yamashiro russia 2016One more great seminar with Hirokuni Yamashiro Sensei (8Dan Kyoshi) will be held in Russia this June. The event is organized by Sensei Evgeny Rybin, head of Okikukai Russia and will take place in Moscow on the 11th and 12th of June, 2016. Yamashiro Sensei will visit Russia after his seminar in France (article coming soon). This will be the third visit of Yamashiro Sensei in Russia, after two successful seminars in 2013 and 2015. The seminar will be open to all the practitioners interested in Okinawan Uechi-Ryu Karate. 


More info:

You can read a special article about Yamashiro Sensei (in Russian) here.







Photos from previous seminars in Russia:


koshukai spain jul2016 1Kenyukai 2016 is organized in Spain and its head instructor, Angel Arenas Sensei, this July. The event will be held from  Monday, 11th of July, till Saturday 16th of July 2016.

The sessions will be held at Arenas Sport Center, with a 600 square meters tatami available. Training is open to all styles of Karate. Practitioners will have the chance to meet Uechi-Ryu Okinawan Karate style.



Information and registration:
Mon. 11 July ~ Saturday 16 July 2016
Arenas Sport Center
C/ Comandante Janáriz 11, 33010 Oviedo - Asturias
Tel: 985 20 90 16 - Fax. 985 20 91 34 
E-mail: uechiryuspain[at]arenassport.com

acrobat pdf icon Detailed Booklet Available Here (in Spanish)


acrobat pdf icon Detailed Booklet Available Here (in English)


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seminar italy smallUPDATE (18 April 2016):
Zilioli Sensei has informed us that there a still a few open positions for the seminar with Takashi Arakaki Sensei, Shozen Arakaki Sensei and himself, in Italy in the 30th of April - 1st of May!!! If you are interested, please contact soon Fulvio Zilioli Sensei to send your participation at: fulviog.zilioli[at]gmail.com

Zilioli Sensei, who is also the author of the book "Karate Uechi Ryu - Storia, Tecnica, filosofia" (http://www.uechiryu.eu/…/62-fulvio-zilioli-karate-uechiryu-…) will also offered his book at a special, 20% off, price only to the people attending the seminar!!!

From 30th of April till the 3rd of May 2016 Okikukai Italy will organize a seminar with great Okinawan Masters. More specifically in the seminar will be led by Takashi Arakaki Sensei (8 Dan. Uechi-Ryu Karate and Kenryo-Ryu Ryu-Kyu Kobudo) from Okinawa, Shozen Arakaki Sensei (7Dan. Uechi-Ryu and 6Dan. Kenryo-Ryu Ryu-Kyu Kobudo) from Tokyo. The two masters will be assisted by some of their higly experienced students, Mrs Miyoshi Fukuchi, Mr Kawakami Hiroshi and Mr Kumura Kenji. Seminar will take place in Milano and Torino and will include both Karate and Kobudo training. Arakaki brothers are some of the top instructors of Okinawa Karate-Do Kyokai (Okinawa) and Ryu-Kyu Kobudo with deep knowledge in both martial arts of Okinawa. This seminar should be a unique experience for the ones who will have the chance to attend.

Sensei Fulvio Zilioli, head of Okikukai Italy, along with his students had a very active year during 2015, with many Kobudo and Karate seminars. Members of Okikukai Italy and Sensei Zilioli himself had the chance to visit Okinawa and Japan also. 2016 seems like a busy year for them too, since apart from the regular seminars and demonstrations of Uechi-Ryu karate and Ryu-Kyu Kobudo around Italy, Okikukai Italy will host one of the top events in Europe for this year!

Please stay tunned, since more information are being added from day to day!




For more information about the event, please contact:
Mr. Sacco Salvatore: +39 392-3764000



More photos of Takashi Arakaki Sensei and Shozen Arakaki Sensei:



kuno sensei seminar march 2016Shubukan Dojo, main dojo of the Cultural Association for the Conservation and Difusion of Classical Karate of Okinawa organizes a seminar with Yasushi Kuno Sensei (8 Dan Kyoshi) this month. The seminar will take place in Shubukan Dojo in Madrid on 19th (19:00~21:00) and 20th (10:00~12:00) of March 2016. 


Important Info:
Date/Time: March 19 (19:00~21:00) and March 20 (10:00~12:00) 2016
Venue: Shubukan Dojo
Address: C/ Puerto Navacerrada n°79. Polígono Industrial Las Nieves. Móstoles (Madrid).
Tel: +34 678 644 942

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