European seminars 2018
Seminar with Arakaki Toshimitsu, Hanshi, in Germany in
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News from the WMKA headquarters in Okinawa
Yoshitaka Taira, Hanshi, President of the WMKA, was
awarded the prestigious Cultural Commendation from the
Prefecture of Okinawa.
This commendation was awarded for his cultural
contribution in the field of karate and kobujutsu. He
received the price at a ceremony in the Prefecture
building November 8, 2017. Here is an article
from the Okinawan Times (in Japanese).
The Okinawan Karate Federation hosted a
party in his
honour November 18, 2017.
European seminar 2017
with President Taira in Bergen, Norway
The seminar was arranged
September 25 to October 1 in Bergen, Norway.
Shorin-ryu Karate Groningen of Andreas Aleman, The