Be Like Water – Session 1

Fighting Spirit Karate presents “Be Like Water”. A series of virtual training sessions for adult karatakas of all styles from all over the globe. On April 23rd, 2020, Shidoshi Sean Schenker, owner of the Fighting Spirit Karate school in Gardiner, NY hosted the first “Be Like Water” virtual training session. Sensei Matt Dickie of Danbury […]

New Years Training

Danbury Kanreikai Karate celebrated its 16th Annual New Year’s Training Saturday. January 11th, 2020. The students and instructors from Danbury Kanreikai Karate got together for a spirited training session to set the tone for the coming year. The event started with rigorous techniques to kata performances to sparring. Smiles on the student’s faces shone brightly […]

Holiday Party

The Danbury Kanreikai Family come together to celebrate the holidays! On December 12th, 2019, the Danbury Kanreikai family came together to celebrate the holidays.  It was an evening of fun and laughter as the all joined in on games, enjoyed a buffet dinner and shared Kanreikai memories. So many stories where told of promotion tests, […]

Building the Next Chapter…

Martial Artists from Connecticut and New York came together to honor Soshu Shigeru Oyama. Pictured left to right: Senpai Stephanie Duncan, Sensei Philip Lehrman, Sensei Dan Paradies, Shihan Michelle Gay, Sensei Hiro Iwata, Sensei Matt Dickie, Shihan Mike Skinner, Sensei Maria VanDessel, Sensei Zelda Gay, and Senpai Hugo Thomson. Not pictured: Shihan David Sheeger, Sensei […]

Beach Training

August 18th, 2019, the students from Montreal, Joliette and Vaudreuil Kanreikai enjoyed a day at the Beach. It was a fun experience for the students and their families who came to Oka Beach in Oka, Canada for World Kanreikai’s 2019 Beach Training. Amazingly, the clouds that greeted them in the morning progressively gave way to […]

Annual Summer Fun

Danbury Kanreikai’s 16th Annual Summer Fun was held at Splash Down Beach in Fishkill, NY. Over 50 students from around the globe had fun at America’s biggest little water park. Each and every year, Danbury Kanreikai Karate hosts a summer event to celebrate all Kanreikai students. This year’s event was held at Splash Down Beach […]

WKK Summer Camp

Under the sun, softened by a light breeze, Kanreikai students from the U.S.A., Canada and Israel trained with Hanshi Manny Matias and senior ranked members of the World Kanreikai Karate Organization. From Thursday, July 18th to Sunday, July 21, 2019, students from around the globe participated in World Kanreikai Karate’s 15th Annual Summer Camp at […]