2011 IKKF 27th ANNUAL TRAINING
- Hanshi C. Bruce Heilman, Okinawan Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
- Kyoshi Ann-Marie Heilman, Okinawan Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
- Hanshi Miguel Ibarra, Aki-Jujitsu
- Hanshi Jody Paul, Seidokan
- Kyoshi Bill Hayes, Shorin-ryu Karate
- Kyoshi Nancy Caliguri, Shorin-ryu Karate / Womens Self-Defense Instruction
- Plus IKKF Renshi-Kai Instructors
- Also Special Service: Danzan-Ryu Restorative Therapy by Eric Mest and Kathy Focht
As a special treat for this year, senior Okinawa Kenpo Karate Kobudo stylists attended and participated as Special Guests at the 2011 IKKF ANNUAL TRAINING. These invited Special Guests included:
- Hanshi Larry Isaac, 9th Dan, Okinawa Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
- Hanshi Victor Coffin, 9th Dan, Okinawa Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
- Kyoshi Al Louis, 8th Dan, Okinawa Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
- Kyoshi George Epps, 8th Dan, Okinawa Kenpo Karate and Kobudo
The 2011 IKKF ANNUAL TRAINING ran over 3 days covering BEGINNER, ADVANCED AND INSTRUCTOR training for KARATE, KOBUDO, APPLICATIONS THEORY, DRILLS, AND HISTORY LECTURES.
Some selected photos of the event are presented below.
A group photo of the participants at the 2011 IKKF Annual Training.
This photo is of the Hanshi, Kyoshi and Renshi attending Annual Training.
Kyoshi Hayes teaching a seminar on applications.
Hanshi Paul demonstrating Toide during one of his sessions.
Hanshi Heilman taking group through tunfa session.
Kyoshi Epps leading a stretching session prior to his kata seminar.
Kyoshi Louis taking students through a session on Chinto kata.
IKKF Testing Board for Yudansha Testing held Friday evening.
Yudansha testing candidates for Friday evenings formal testing.
Two of the testing cndidates performing Bo kata.
Some of the testing candidates performing Bo-Bo kata.
Kata Seisan being performed by testing candidates..
Goju-ryu Kyoshi and Kobudo Renshi Carla Molinaro receiving Dojo of The Year Award.
Mr. & Mrs. Heilman receiving awards from the Pennsylvania Karate Rating Association for Kobudo Instructors of the Year from Kyoshi Nancy Caliguri.
Al Louis receiving his promotion from the OKKKU to Hanshi in Karate and Kobudo. Making the promotion were Hanshi's Heilman and Isaac.