Back in the Dojo - Tues. Oct. 5, 2021
We are excited to be back training together. We are accepting new members 12 years of age and up.
Kids Class (7 to 11 years old) on hold until further notice.
NEW MEMBERS. Mask and Double Vaccinated Mandatory.
As per the Ontario government mandate, we will require that all participants aged 12+ provide proof of vaccination beginning September 22nd, or they will not be allowed into the gym. If you do not have a copy of your vaccine receipt, you can print or download a copy from the Government of Ontario website: https://covid19.ontariohealth.ca/
Please do not email us a copy of your vaccine receipt. We will verify it when you arrive.
At Grand River Karate, we practice a traditional style of Okinawan called Shorin-Ryu Shidokan.
This is a comprehensive martial arts program based on natural body motion, and can be practiced
at any age.
Our Motto - Friendship. Cooperation. Learning.
Our dojo is directly under the highest ranked Okinawan Karate master in North and South America Seikichi Iha Hanshi 10th Dan, Head of the Beikoku Shidokan Karatedo Association.
Our dojo is directly under
It is Iha Sensei's hope that with the help of their training in karatedo,
his students can learn to cope with any situation, be persistent,
face problems with courage, take care of themselves, realize their
optimum potential and feel good about themselves.
Seikichi Iha frequently tells his students that
"Friendship and cooperation are the most important part of karate."