NAGAKI MITSURU 8TH DAN JSKA CHIEF INSTRUCTOR
Sensei NAGAKI Mitsuru, are born in 1950 in Ehime Prefecture, was regarded as having a promising future in judo, which he had worked hard on since his childhood.
Later, when he entered the Nihon University, he studied karate under Abe Sensei’s guidance. Since then, he has devoted his life to karate. At present, he is an 8th dan, and with accuracy of technique, he is also a rare karate expert who can do both Kata and Kumite.
His leadership is highly regarded in the world of karate, and Nagaki sensei has successively produced many world-class karate experts, including world champions. He also never fails to practice hard and is breaking an unprecedented record of winning 27 consecutive master class championships.
THE EUROPEAN JSKA SHIHANKAI
The Shihankai of JSKA Europe consists of 6 senior instructors who share a vast experience and wealth of knowledge. The variety and teaching style of the Shihankai offers our members a unique opportunity to advance their karate in a unique way. The Shihankai are passionate about promoting JSKA karate and assisting their members achieve a greater understanding of and ability in Shotokan karate.
The JSKA Shihankai are available to visit your dojo for seminars and gradings. Please contact the JSKA Europe secretary for more information on the JSKA Europe activities and membership.
Cristóvão VilaÇa Pinto
THE DOJO KUN EPITOMISES THE PHILOSOPHY OF SHOTOKAN KARATE AND THOSE WHO PRACTICE IT. WE ENCOURAGE ALL OUR MEMBERS TO KEEP THIS CODE AT THE HEART OF THEIR TRAINING, TEACHING AND LIFE.