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New Dojo in Dieppe, NB

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Sensei Michel Gaudet has opened a new dojo in Dieppe, NB. This is great news for the area after the closure of St. Pat’s Family Centre which has left the Moncton IKD without a home. The new dojo, Karate Shotokan Dieppe, will be located at the Rotary Lodge at 200 rue Gulf in Dieppe. Classes […]

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World Champion from Dieppe

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2018 World Cup

The 3rd IKD World Cup took place in Barbados from August 16-19. Members of the Maritime IKD traveled to the Caribbean island to compete and judge at the event. The Maritime IKD is very proud of the competitors for all of their hard work leading up to the event. The competitors had a great showing […]

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St. Pats Family Centre Closes

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St. Pat’s Family Centre, the home of the Moncton IKD, closed its doors this week. The family centre located in Moncton, NB was big part of the community for many years. The Moncton IKD instructors will be looking for a new location to run karate classes. We will share information as it becomes available.

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Jul 2018 – Carol Gould

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Carol Gould of the Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy is the second person to be featured as both a Student of the Month and Meet the Maritime IKD. Carol is a long time member of the Amherst club. She started her training in 2000 when the Amherst club was still active at the Cumberland YMCA. “Karate is something […]

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Maritime IKD attending World Camp

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Several Members of the Maritime IKD will be attending the IKD World Honbu Camp in Ontario next week. Shihan David and Shihan Janice Pyke, Sensei Norm & Sensei Jolene Robitza, Sensei Roy Stuart, Sensei Doug Dennis, Carol Gould and David Penney will make the trip to Ontario for this outstanding training experience. Each year, the […]

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Jun 2018 – Heather Gaudet

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Heather Gaudet

Heather Gaudet of the Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy began her training in January 2003 when the Amherst club was still at the Cumberland YMCA. “I spent a lot of time at the Amherst YMCA running and working out and would sometimes watch the karate classes.” At the time she was looking for a new challenge and […]

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May 2018 – The Richards

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For the Richards, karate is a family affair. Carole Richard, 2nd Dan, started training in 1992. Her daughter, Jolène, 1st Dan, started in March 2014 and her son, Marc-André started in March 2017. Carole tested for her Shodan with Shuseki Shihan Woon-a-tai on April 3rd 2004. On March 24th 2017, she was promoted to Nidan […]