Tournament Festival Programme
18 - 21 September 2020
Open to All Styles & Clubs
We welcome all Instructors with there students to our events in Friendship
Friday 18 September - Yoshiji Soeno-Sosui Special Class - 7pm - 8.30pm
(Kempo Ryu Hombu Dojo) FREE EVENT FOR ALL COMPETITORS AND THEIR INSTRUCTORS
Saturday 19 September - FREE BBQ (lunch) for all competitors and Instructors - 12.30pm - 2.30pm
(Kempo Ryu Hombu Dojo) FREE EVENT FOR ALL
Sunday 20 September - Tournament day 8.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday 20 September - After Party - 5.30pm to end
Australia Hotel - Cumberland St The Rocks (Across the road from the tournament venue) own expense
Monday 21 September - Beach Training Day
Tamarama Beach, Sydney 2.00pm - 3.30pm FREE EVENT FOR ALL
HOTEL PACKAGES COMING SOON across the road of the venue
Transport (Coach service) Package COMING SOON
Friday night - Hotel to Seminar Training Class
Saturday - to lunch and return
Monday - to beach training and return
About Sosui Yoshiji Soeno - Guest of Honour in Australia
He is the founder of The Shidokan - World Karate Association, Japan highest graded ad decorated Karate man. Direct student and leader for Mas Oyama, Sosai, the first generation leaders from the Oyama Dojo.
He is Samurai from both his parents' lineage, living in Japan and constantly traveling around the world teaching and training Shidokan.
He is known as the "Tiger of Kyokushin", undisputed Karate champion, Kickboxing champion, the first man to start what is MMA today (back in the early 60s).
He is part of the legendary team defeating the Thai Kickboxers in Thailand in the 60's.
He was one of the seven (7) Samurai sent to the USA and help train and teach Kyokushin.
He was one of the leading referees at the first World tournament, on onwards the Sempai to all the Japanese Karate men in Japan day (Kyokushin background).
He is Kancho Peter Mylonas' mentor, teacher of Budo, and 'older brother' and great supporter.
He travels the world teaching and sharing the Samurai spirit to his International Organisation (The Shidokan) and travels to Australian supporting Kempo Ryu, whilst still training and building Shidokan.
Finally, a man that trains when he teaches sweats with his students and teaches the Samurai code to them.
Train with him, feel the experience - 押忍。! Osu ! !!!
Open to All Styles
Australia's leading Martial Arts Championships
Special Seminar 2020
Train with a true Legend / Grandmaster of Karate