Okinawa Shorin-ryu New Zealand
Matsubayashi-ryu karate & kobudo
Isabelle strikes Gold at Nationals!

Okinawa Shorin Ryu New Zealand
Matsubayashi Ryu
Karate - Kobudo

Our dojo promote: Authentic Okinawan Karate and Kobudo
Sport / Tournament Karate (wkf) style

Okinawa Shorin Ryu New Zealand Copyright 2006
Okinawa Shorin Ryu New Zealand Chief Instructor Shihan Kevin Plaisted, Kyoshi, 7th dan.
 official representative of:
Kodokan Taira Karate Dojo World Matsubayashi Ryu Karatedo Association, Urasoe City, Okinawa, Japan.

Okinawa Shorin Ryu New Zealand Chief Instructor Shihan Kevin Plaisted, Kyoshi, 7th dan.
Honbu dojo Stanmore Bay,
Whangaparaoa, Auckland, NZ

 official representative of:

Kodokan Taira Karate Dojo
World Matsubayashi-ryu (Shorin-ryu)
Karatedo Association.
2-19-19 Jitchaku,
Urasoe City, Okinawa, Japan.

Our dojo promote:
  Authentic Okinawan karate and kobudo
Sport / Tournament karate (wkf) style

Shihan and Kancho
Shihan Plaisted & Kancho Taira
World Matsubayashi-Ryu (Shorin-Ryu) Karate-Do Association
World Matsubayashi-Ryu (Shorin-Ryu) Karate-Do Association
Okinawa Shorin ryu NZ is
 A member of
Karate New Zealand

A Registered Member of Karate New Zealand
World Karate Federation
Enquires always welcome 
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Self defence  ~ Confidence  ~  Self discipline  ~ Fitness
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Congratulations Juniors!
Congratulations!  Karen Hellier
Congratulations!  Jeremy
Latest Club News
Big congratulations once again to all our junior club members. Another successfully combined grading held at the KKK dojo, 22nd May 2016. Many thanks to the mums, dads and family members for coming along and supporting the kids on this Sunday morning. Thanks also to Jim Sensei and the KKK club members for hosting the grading and putting on a wonderful lunch afterwards.
Big congratulations to Isabelle Plaisted from Matsubayashi Ryu Hombu dojo for winning "Gold" in the intermediate girls kata division at the Karate New Zealand National Championships. Pictured is proud dad Kevin Sensei along with good friend Hanshi Dennis May of Goju Ryu Okinawa kan.
Congratulations to our senior kyu grade members that underwent testing on this special "Mothers Day" Sunday morning 8th May 2016. All were successfully promoted to new levels. Many thanks to Jim Sensei and Waitoki dojo for hosting the event.
congratulations Troy.

Congratulations Karen! Worthy recipient of the "Paul Williams memorial award" 2015. This is the tenth year that the trophy has been presented and It is with many thanks to, once again, have Val ( Pauls mum ) and partner Kev at the presentation.
Congratulations!  Seniors
Big shout out and congratulations to Jeremy Hunt on achieving his Shodan black belt tonight, Wednesday 30th March. Hard work and perseverance over the last 5yrs training with Kyoshi Kevin and Stanmore Bay dojo has paid off.
Congratulations to Troy Mouat. Matsubayashi Ryu New Zealand's newest Shodan.Troy originally trained at the Helensville dojo before moving to the South Island. Visiting Auckland to practise with Kyoshi Kevin and Tim Sensei on regular occasions has seen him earn a deserved promotion on 14th may 2016.