SKU SHUKOKAI KARATE UNION CELEBRATES ITS 50th ANNIVERSARY
SKU SHUKOKAI KARATE UNION introduced to the UK in 1968
Shukokai was introduced into the UK by Sensei Chojiro Tani and Sensei Shigeru Kimura in 1968. As with all karate styles they have developed to date, into numerous iterations. Consequently Shukokai Karate is no different, being represented by a number of organisations.
Most noteworthy is that the SKU is the original being officially established in 1969, soon after it’s introduction to the United Kingdom.
SKU SHUKOKAI KARATE UNION 1969
The SKU was established in the UK as the original and official Shukokai Karate organisation.
The Shukokai Karate Union being set up with Sensei Shigeru Kimura in 1969.
The SKU continues its work under the stewardship of the highly respected SKU Shukokai Karate Union Chief Instructor Sensei Stan Knighton 10th Dan. Who continues to promote the teaching’s of Sensei Chojiro Tani & Sensei Shigeru Kimura to this day.
Sensei Stan his ably supported by our Chief Instructor Sensei Damien McLaughlin 8th Dan.