"You are not finished when you lose. You are finished when you quit."
Sensei Masaru Shintani

Calgary, AB - Black Belt Grading

May 6th, 2017 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
Location: William Aberhart, Morley Trail Northwest 3009, Calgary, Alberta
Category: Black Belt Gradings
Doors open: 8:30am
Grading start: 9:00am

To download the flyer on this one click here.

All grading candidates and joseki members please find the link on the poster to register online as soon as possible.
 
Please stress the requirement for Sandan and up club members to attend for purposes of sitting on the Joseki Board.
 
If you have any questions, please email the Glamorgan club at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Finally, remember the deadlines for your applications. This past November 6, 2016 for Godan and April 6th for Shodan to Yodan.

Information on black belt gradings in the SWKKF can be found here:
 
 
Applications can be mailed to:
Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation
Sensei Denis Labbé
1 Elmvale Court
St. Catharines, ON L2M 6J1
 
Grading applications can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
NOTE ON SHODAN, NIDAN, SANDAN AND YODAN APPLICATIONS
Application and payment must be complete and received 1 month prior to grading to be eligible for grading. Late applications will not be accepted as per Senate decision December 2012.
 
NOTE ON GODAN APPLICATIONS
Application and payment must be complete and received 6 months prior to grading to be eligible for grading. Late applications will not be accepted as per Senate decision December 2012.
Candidate / General participant - click here
 
To be used by:
  • Grading Candidates
  • Brown and Black Belts wanting to participate
  • Sign up for only the Friday Night Seminar
* Banquet signup included as part of this registration
 
Josekei Board Member - click here.
  • Sign up for being a board member on Saturday
  • Sign up for the Friday Night Seminar
* Banquet signup included as part of this registration

SWKKF Mission Statement

We are a family oriented traditional karate organization focusing on Sensei Masaru Shintani's teachings and values of kindness and humility.
Our goal is to move into the future with ties to the past developing confident individuals who will be positive role models within the community.

Last updated: May 25, 2017 | Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation © 2017