2014 U.K. branch members visit to Japan
Julian Mead shibucho,his students and their families visited Japan from 19th October to 5th November 2014.
We could deepen the significant international friendship with them though seminars, social time.
We would like to express our sincere thanks to their visit and Shimizu National Training Center [J-STEP] & all the related Japanese cooperation in Shimizu and Tokyo.
|Welcome party at J-STEP (Photo by shihan Shingai）|
|（Seminar at J-step photo by Shihan Shingai）|
|（Seminar at Shintokudo in Tokyo. Photo by shihan Okabayashi）|
2014 Germany Seminar
Ryukyu Kobujutsu seminar was held in the Germany under the guidance of Hanshi Kisho Inoue on 10th,11th & 12th October 2014.
For this 3 day seminar, international members from Germany, America,Belgium,Denmark, Finland,Japan, Netherlands & Sweden participated.
We appreciate all of the best efforts & arrangements by Mr.Josef Schaefer (Seminar organizer, a Branch chief in Germany), his students & all participants.
|[Photos from Mr.Josef Schaefer shibucho]|
2014 South Africa Seminar
Shihan M/S Masaharu Okawa and Hiromasa Kawasaki visited South Africa from 18th to 30th October 2014 for Ryukyu Kobujutsu/Yuishinkai seminar hosted by South Africa branch and could deepen a significant international friendship with South African Yuishinkai and Ryukyu Kobujutsu members, 2 ex-South African members. Mr I Leong from Canada and Mr J Santiago from Angola and Mr G Machet from Mauritius.
We would like to express our sincere thanks to Shihan Mr.Edward Jardine, South Africa branch chief, for giving us this opportunity.
|[Photos from Shihan Mr.Edward Jardine]|
2014 Ryukyu Kobujutsu Seminar
Ryukyu kobujutsu seminar was held in the Master seminar 2014 to commemorate Founder Mr.Gogen Yamaguchi hosted by Japan Karatedo Gojukai Association and International Karatedo Gojukai Association on 27th September 2014 in Tokyo.
Inoue, Okabayashi and Toyama visited for the guidance.
70 Gojukai Shihan instructors from 18 countries participated in.
We appreciate deep consideration by President Mr.Goshi Yamaguchi.
2014 Demonstration in Hiroshima
Our society joined demonstration for the dedication to Itsukushima Shrine [World Heritage Site] held on 24th August 2014 at Miyajima island, Hiroshima prefecture.
We would like to express our sincere thanks for giving us this holly opportunity.
2014 Netherlands Seminar
Ryukyu Kobujutsu seminar was held in the Netherlands under the guidance of Hanshi Kisho Inoue on 19th, 20th & 21st June 2014.
Through 3 day seminar, about 200 members from Japan, Netherlands, Belgium, South Africa, Finland, Canada, Greece, England, Germany & Denmark participated.
We appreciate all of the best efforts & arrangements by Mr.Frank van den Neuwendijk (Seminar organizer, Branch chief of the Nether lands), his students & all participants.