Maritime IKD

Traditional Japanese Shotokan Karate

Why Join the Maritime IKD?

By joining the Maritime IKD, you will also have membership in the International Karate Daigaku (College). This international karate organization is dedicated to the teaching of Masters Gichin Funakoshi and Masatoshi Nakayama.

Qualified Instructors

Qualified Instructors

Our instructors are all experienced Black Belts and include Masters and Kenshusei.

Clinics & Rank Exams

Clinics & Rank Exams

Host 2-3 Clinics and Rank Exams a year with IKD Qualified International Masters.

Annual Events

Annual Events

Regional, National and International Events including clinics, tournaments and camps.

Maritime IKD News

Say up to date with News and Events in the Maritime IKD.

New Schedule and Pricing in Amherst

Summer is almost over and time to go back to karate!

Regular Schedule will resume Thursday September 7

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Youth Class4:00 pm
Advanced – Brown & Black5:00 pm
Teen & Adult6:00 pm

Our training fees haven’t changed since 2019 but the costs have increased, so its time for a new fee schedule.

We are switching to a Semester program, there are four 3 month semesters in a year starting in September.

The new standardized fee:

  • Youth (under 13) will be $125 per Semester (includes HST), payable within the first 2 weeks.
  • Teen & Adults will be $175 per Semester (includes HST), payable within the first 2 weeks.

Discounts available to families of more than 2 members, and to those that pay annually.

Monthly fees can be made available.

The advanced class on Sundays will move to Saturdays, 11am-12:30pm starting September 9

We are also planning on adding some new programs on Saturday morning:

  • Family Class – an opportunity to train at the same time
  • Silver Tigers – for those 50+
  • Self Defence – once a month during advanced class timeslot.

Best regards,

Sensei David & Janice

Amherst Dojo switches to Summer Schedule

Youth Class (4pm Tuesdays & Thursdays)

  • The last class was Thursday June 22

Teen & Adult Class (youth brown belts may attend too)

  • Starting this Tuesday June 27, change in format for classes
    • Tuesdays & Thursday
      • 5-6pm   Open Practice
      • 6-7pm   Instruction
    • No classes on Sunday

New Black Belts and a National Medal of Service

During the 2023 IKD Coupe Canada Cup, three members of the Maritime IKD were promoted to new black belt ranks. Congratulations to:

  • Heather Gaudet, Rokudan
  • Kaleigh Page, Shodan
  • Madilyn Page, Shodan

Sensei Norm Robitza was presented with the IKD National Medal of Service and was promoted to an A Level, International Tournament Judge.

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