Category Archive: George Mattson’s Corner

George Mattson’s Corner

Aug 30

President Darin Yee, sensei, visits Tiger Martial Arts in Langley, WA.

  Over the last weekend in May of 2019, Sensei Darin Yee visited our dojo, Tiger Martial Arts in Langley, Wa, to train with us and run a special seminar.  It was one of the most amazing things I’ve done in my time as a Uechi Ryu student. Sensei Yee, not only, led some of …

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Aug 28

Darin Yee – New IUKF President

I want to thank Sensei George Mattson for his trust in me to carry on the IUKF as president. Along with this position comes a huge responsibility involving fairness, compassion and understanding while keeping in mind our enormous affiliations throughout the world.  We must also maintain our insistence to all rules and guidelines with no …

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Apr 17

Welcome to International Uechi-Ryu Karate Federation!

Open to students and teachers of all ranks and from all Uechi related groups. The International Uechi-ryu Karate Federation [IUKF] believes in thinking globally and acting locally. The IUKF is a world-wide organization that consists of regional Uechi-ryu dojo that conduct black belt grading twice a year, based on internationally recognized standards documented in the Black Belt Test …

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