At Marin Shotokan Karate-Do we practice Shotokan Kenkojuku Karate style.   Shotokan Kenkojuku is a member of the Japan Karate-Do Federation (JKF) and is one of the oldest and most traditional branches of Shotokan Karate (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenkojuku).

Marin Shotokan Karate-Do is affiliated with the International Shotokan-Kenkojuku Budokan Karate-Do Honbu Dojo (in Tokyo, Japan) and member of the  American Shotokan Karate-Do Kenkojuku Alliance (ASKKA).

The photos below describe the actual LINEAGE and descendence of our Dojo:

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Gichin "Shoto" Funakoshi

 

Founder of Shotokan Karate-Do  (Circa 1920-30)

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Tomosaburo Okano

 Student of Master Gichin Funakoshi

 Founder of Shotokan-Kenkojuku Karate-Do  (Circa 1942)

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Kancho

 

Tomokatsu Okano

Son of Tomosaburo Okano

Director/Chief Instructor Shotokan-Kenkojuku Budokan Karate-Do Honbu Dojo, Hachioji-Shi, Tokyo, Japan    -    2003 to present

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Shihan John Egan

Student of Tomosaburo Okano

Founder and Chief Senior Instructor at Marin Shotokan Karate

Founder and President of California Shotokan Kenkokai (CSK)

Senior Advisor for American Shotokan Karate-Do Kenkojuku Alliance (ASKKA)

 

  


...the way of Karate...