Shihan Maureen Woon-A-Tai, 9th Dan will visit the Maritime IKD on Dec 1-2 to conduct a clinic and grading. This event will take place at the Cumberland North Academy in Brookdale, NS.
Pre-Nationals Tournament 🗓 🗺
The Maritime IKD will host a Pre-Nationals Tournament on April 22. This event will be to help prepare the competitors, officials and volunteers for the upcoming IKD Canada Cup.
Much like the Canada Cup, this event will be for Blue belts to Black belts.
Maritime IKD Spring Clinic (UPDATED) 🗓 🗺
The Maritime IKD will hold the 2023 Spring Clinic on March 24-25 at NBCC in Moncton, NB.
The clinic will be conducted by Shihan David Pyke, 8th Dan.
IKD Canada Cup (UPDATED) 🗓 🗺
Greetings from Eastern Canada.
As you are likely aware, Maritime IKD (NS-NB-PEI) will be hosting the Canada Nationals this coming May.
This will be the first post-COVID event for IKD Canada.
Date: May 19-21, 2023
Venue: NB Community College, 1234 Mountain Road, Moncton, New Brunswick
Airport: YQM Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport
Hotel: Yet to be determined
- Friday afternoon: Directors Meeting
- Friday evening: Judges Clinic, Dan Exams
- Saturday & Sunday: Tournament, 2 rings with tatamis
- Sunday evening: Celebration
Events: Individual and Team events (possibility of mixed gender teams)
Belt Levels: Green-Blue-Purple, Brown, Black
Please share with your dojos and plan your attendance.
Open to Canadian IKD members only
Sackville Karate Club returning soon
Sackville Shotokan Karate has been inactive for several months due to not having a location to train. Now the club is preparing to make a return. The new location will be at the Sackville Curling Club. Class dates and times are still to be determined but stay tuned for an announcement very soon.
Maritime IKD Fall Clinic 🗓
The Maritime IKD will hold a Fall Clinic on Dec 9 and 10 in Riverview, NB. Maritime IKD Director, Shihan David Pyke, 8th Dan, will oversee the grading.
Friday, December 9 Riverview Community Hall
145 Lakeside Dr, Riverview, NB
6:00 – 7:00 pm Training: Purple – Black
7:15 pm – Kyu Examination
Saturday, December 10 Riverview Community Hall
145 Lakeside Dr, Riverview, NB
12:00 noon – 1:00 pm Training: White – Blue
1:15 pm – Kyu Examination – White – Blue
Judge’s Clinic 🗓
The Maritime IKD will hold a Judge’s Clinic on Sunday October 23, 2022.
Shihan David Pyke will offer a full course and test which will start at 9:30am at the Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy.
There will also be a refresher course. Those taking the refresher can attend the entire course or from the afternoon session.
The entire course will cost $40. The refresher will be $10. (Bring your own lunch)
The plan to be done by 3pm, and there will be no class after.
All participants must be at least Shodan.
Riverview East Grading
Congratulations to all those that tested at the Riverview East Karate grading on September 10 with Shihan David Pyke and Shihan Janice Pyke.
Maritime IKD Tournament 🗓
The Maritime IKD will be holding a regional championship tournament on Nov 12.
The event will take place at NBCC on Mountain Road in Moncton, NB.
More details to come.
Tatamgouche dojo announces start date
Youth, teen, and adult Karate will be starting up on Monday, September 12 at the Sunrise Shotokan Karate club.
Classes will be Monday and Wednesday, early evening (exact times to be determined.)
There are three fee options: $140 for three months, or $50 per month, or $10 per class drop in fee.
Classes will be held in Tatamagouche.
Youth classes are grades 1-7, teen and adult are grades 8 and up.
A separate Silver Tigers for Seniors class will be held with enough demand.