The Maritime International Karate Daigaku is devoted to the growth of Shotokan Karate in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, Canada. The Maritime IKD is a former member of the International Shotokan Karate Federation but is now associated with the International Karate Daigaku. The Maritime IKD is lead by Shihan David Pyke, 8th Dan, a member of the IKD Shihan-Kai.
The headquarters of the Maritime IKD is located in Amherst, Nova Scotia at the Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy.
Sensei Michel Gaudet was featured for the Month of March for Meet the Maritime IKD. He is also featured for the Meet the IKD on the International Karate Daigaku website.
Michel Gaudet started karate, way back when he was 12 years old, in 1982. “I always loved to watching martial art movies and I had a friend who asked me to join karate with him. I said sure I’d love to.” Karate did not come naturally to him and his friend decided to quit. He […]
The Maritime IKD released the official results from the recent tournament. Visit the event page for the results.
Starting this weekend the training schedule will change at Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy. The New schedule is as follows: Sunday (NEW CLASSES) 4:00 – 5:00 pm – All Ranks (instructor: Sensei Norm Robitza) 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Open Training (supervised by Sensei Norm Robitza) Tuesday 4:00 – 5:00 pm – Youth Class (All Ranks […]