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

SWKKF Focus Areas

  • Financial Viability
  • Efficient Operations
  • World Class Presence
  • Rank Expectations
  • Positive Student Experience

To view the SWKKF Strategic Plan 2018 ‐ 2022 (also known as the 5 year plan) you can view by clicking here.


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.


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: April 3, 2020 | Shintani Wado-Kai Karate Federation © 2020