Maritime IKD

Traditional Japanese Karate


Japanese Karate

Shotokan Karate is a traditional Japanese style of Karate. Learn the art of self defense.

Self improvement

Mind & Body

Gain discipline and improve your self confidence and self respect. Become physically and mentally fit



While the Maritime IKD is more focused on Budo Karate, we also have a competitive side.

Latest News

  • Official Announcement: IKD 2022 World Cup & Camp – Guyana
    With Covid 19 putting a stop to the IKD World Cup and Camp, the IKD made this Official Announcement today….
  • Kate Campbell at Riverview IKD 🗓
    Team Canada’s Olympic karate athlete coming to Riverview East Karate! (RIVERVIEW EAST IKD STUDENTS ONLY!) On Saturday, march 27th, Kate…
  • LeBlancs promoted
    Congratulations to Sensei Angie LeBlanc and Sensei Duane LeBlanc on being promoted yesterday during the grading at the Riverview East…

About the Maritime IKD

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 organization is lead by Shihan David Pyke, 8th Dan, a member of the IKD Shihan-Kai Senate and Shihan Janice Pyke, 7th Dan, a members of the IKD Shihan-Kai.

The organization has dojos in Amherst, Nova Scotia; Moncton and Sackville, New Brunswick and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

The headquarters of the Maritime IKD is located in Amherst, Nova Scotia at the Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy.