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

The National Hanshi Shintani Memorial Karate Tournament and Symposium

May 21st – May 27th, 2018
Location: Holy Trinity Catholic High School, Evergreen Hill Road 128, Simcoe, Ontario
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Following the tournament there will be a banquet.  To view information on this, click here.
REGISTRATION CLOSED!

TO: All members of the SWKKF
DATE: November 7, 2017
RE: National Tournament and Shintani Symposium

The National Hanshi Shintani Memorial Karate Tournament has been a long standing proud event which commemorates everything Hanshi Shintani gave to this organization. The National Tournament Planning Committee would like to welcome everyone this year to the National Tournament and Shintani Symposium. This week long event will involves socials, events and of course karate. The schedule is as follows:

TUESDAY MAY 22, 2018
  1. Jarvis Dojo workout with Sensei Marco Reyes: 6:30pm - 8:30pm (all ranks).
  2. Social after workout provided by Jarvis dojo.
DOJO ADDRESS: Wesley United Church: 19 Church Street ‐ Jarvis ON, N0A 1J0
WEDNESDAY MAY 23, 2018
  1. Visit and tour on Atkinson Ginseng Farm. Tour starts 11:00am.  BBQ lunch provided at 1:00pm - to register please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  2. Delhi Dojo workout with Sensei Jim Atkinson:  Juniors 6:30pm - 7:30pm / Regular class 7:30pm - 9:30pm.
  3. Social provided by Delhi Karate club after workout at Delhi German Hall.
GINSING FARM ADDRESS: 1873 Brantford Rd 4, RR#2 Vanessa, ON, N0E 1V0
DOJO ADDRESS
: St. Frances Cabrini School: 373 Northern Ave, Delhi ON, N4B 2R4
SOCIAL ADDRESS: Delhi German Hall: 443 James St, Delhi, ON N4B 2B9
THURSDAY MAY 24, 2018
  1. Tour Port Dover, Ontario / Provided by Port Dover Karate Club
  2. Port Dover Dojo workout with Sensei Tim McCullough: Juniors 6:30pm - 7:30pm / Regular class 7:30pm - 9:30pm
  3. Social provided by Port Dover Karate Club after workout.
DOJO ADDRESS: Ivey’s building: 320 St Patrick Street, Port Dover, ON N0A 1N0
FRIDAY MAY 25, 2018
  1. Tour Niagara Walk ‐ Sensei Ron Mattie. More details to come!
  2. NATIONAL CLINIC ‐ Holy Trinity Catholic School – clinic with ranking SWKKF black belts! Juniors 6:00pm - 7:30pm / Adults 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  3. Social to follow – TBD
CLINIC ADDRESS: Holy Trinity Catholic School: 128 Evergreen Hill Road, Simcoe, ON N3Y 4N5
CLINIC FEE: $20 adults – KIDS FREE
SATURDAY MAY 26, 2018
  1. NATIONAL TOURNAMENT!
  2. Banquet dinner after tournament at Delhi German Hall – cost will be $20
TOURNAMENT ADDRESS: Holy Trinity Catholic School: 128 Evergreen Hill Road, Simcoe, ON N3Y 4N5
BANQUET ADDRESS: Delhi German Hall: 443 James St, Delhi, ON N4B 2B9 - tickets are limited!  Please contact Sensei Katrina Marques This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SUNDAY MAY 27, 2018
  1. National Team Workout
  2. Closing Breakfast or lunch ‐ TBA

There will be no fee for the workouts running Tuesday to Thursday. All items on this schedule (with the exception of the Niagara Walk) are within 25 minutes from the location of the Shintani Memorial Karate tournament in Simcoe, ON!

Should you require more assistance, or wish to speak to the facilitator of this week please contact Sensei Marco Reyes at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. – call/txt 519‐909‐9438.

In Harmony,
Sensei Denis Labbé
President ‐ Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation

SWKKF VISION

The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation will be the premiere traditional karate and Shindo organization in North America, through the work of our highly skilled and dedicated instructors in developing unparalleled character, skill and pride in our students.

SWKKF VALUES

• Honour • Excellence • Kindness • Humility

SWKKF MISSION

The Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation is an inclusive organization modeling Hanshi Shintani's kindness and humility, through the teaching of his traditional karate and Shindo.

Last updated: June 18, 2018 | Shintani Wado-Kai Karate Federation © 2018