Okinawan Masters training in Virginia

The Okinawa Masters Seminar in Washington, DC – 2017

“The Okinawa Masters Seminar in Washington, DC – 2017 project under the
Traditional Okinawa Karate-do Exchange Program sponsored by the Okinawa
Prefectural Government and the Okinawa Traditional Karate-dō Shinkō-kai. The seminar was held on November 18th and 19th at Nova Field House in Chantilly, Virginia”

November 18th and 19th 2017 a small delegation of Okinawan of high-ranking martial artists visited Virginia to teach students the ideas and concepts of Okinawan Karate.  This delegation included Goju-Ryu, Shorin-Ryu and Ueichi-ryu ‘masters’.

shoinkan group DC training
Shorinkan Group attending Okinawan Masters training


Okinawan Masters Visit Virginia
Okinawan Masters Visit Virginia

Each day’s training consisted of two 3 hour blocks where the students trained with one of the four Masters. This allowed for a great Exchange of martial arts ideas and Concepts.

OT(45) English Version,Teiko Tursi Article,Pic Oki Masters w Einstein, printed11.27.2017

OT Eng. Version, Teiko Tursi Article, Pic Group Photo Okinawa Masters Seminar DC, printed 11.27.2017

Sensei Minoro
Sensei Minoro