Details at http://www.kvkarate.com
KV Karate Club
A family club that encourages men & women, boys and girls of all ages to be active and diligent in their karate training. Training often occurs together with parents and children training at the same time for a stronger family support base. The training environment is disciplined and fun with a variety of instructors and different themes from class to class. KV Karate has also produced competitive athletes that have competed at the provincial, national and international level.
Leaders and their rank
Sensei Robert McInnes (Chief Instructor): 7th Dan Kyoshi, 2nd Dan in Ryukyu Kobujitsu
Sensei Neil Pond: 4th Dan, Shihan
Sensei Brent Donovan: Sandan, JunShidoin
Sensei Mike Quinn: Nidan, Jun Shidoin
Sensei Mark McDevitt: Nidan Leader
Sensei Alec Hocquard: Shodan
Sensei Alexander Cumming: Jr. Shodan
Sensei Hope Clare: Jr. Shodan
Sensei Brooke Daigle: Jr. Shodan
Sensei Robert McInnes (Chief Instructor): 7th Dan Kyoshi, 2nd Dan in Ryukyu Kobujitsu, Technical Director for Canadian Chito-Ryu Karate Association (CCRKA), Technical Director for the New Brunswick Chito-Ryu Karate Association (NBCRKA).
Sensei Neil Pond: Trained from 1980-1984, 2001 – present, received Sho-dan title in 2005, Shihan in 2018, Karate Canada Judge A (kata & kumite). Current President of the NB Chito-Ryu Karate Association and Director for the Canadian Chito-Ryu Karate Association.
Sensei Brent Donovan: Sandan in 2017, Junshidoin.
Sensei Mike Quinn: Training since 2006. Shodan 2011, Nidan in 2016, June Shidoin 2019. Certified in First Aid by Canadian Red Cross.
Mark McDevitt: Shodan 2016, Nidan 2019.
Sensei Alexander Cumming: Training since 2011, Jr. Shodan in 2017. Two time Karate Canada National medalist in kumite (2016, 2018) - Member of Jr. Team Karate Canada 2016, 2018 (kumite).
Sensei Alec Hocquard: Training since 2010, Jr. Shodan in 2018, Shodan in 2019. Karate Canada National medalist in kumite (2017, 2019) - Member of Jr. Team Karate Canada 2017 (kumite).
Sensei Hope Clare: Training since 2012, Jr. Shodan in 2019. Karate Canada National medalist in team kata (2019) - Member of Jr. Team Karate Canada 2017 (kumite).
Sensei Brooke Daigle: Training since 2014, Jr. Shodan in 2019. Karate Canada National medalist in team kata (2019)
Number of active KV Karate club members: 80
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