Category Archive: I.U.K.F.

I.U.K.F.

Oct 03

2020 Honolulu Regional Workout

Sharing the Love of Karate in the Spirit of Aloha – Honolulu Uechi-Ryu Gasshuku: Traditional Intensive Training An open invitation to all friends of The Honolulu Uechi-Ryu Karate-do Club! Join us January 11th & 12th, 2020 for a two-day informal training session at Magic Island in Honolulu, Hawaii!  This weekend event is specialized training in the …

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Oct 03

IUKF MEMORANDUM

Clarification Regarding Promotion & Master Rank Testing The IUKF is undergoing a revision of its procedures to serve its members better.  I’m sure there must be many questions going forward.  I hope the following information will address some of your concerns.  If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to communicate with …

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Sep 25

2019 Colorado Regional Workout

Join us on October 12, 2019, at Bennet’s Karate Dojo for a special seminar hosted by IUKF President, Sensei Darin Yee. Sensei Yee is a ninth-degree black belt in Uechi-Ryu Karate, a master of numerous Kung Fu styles, and specializes in the Hung Gar system. His seminar will give you a deeper understanding of Uechi-Ryu …

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Sep 24

New Vice President of the IUKF

I am proud to announce to the Uechi World that Ian Quitilen, student of Sensei John Felipe from the East Bay Karate dojo, was appointed the new Vice President of the IUKF. We will be hearing a lot from Ian this day forwards as Ian is an intelligent and hardworking leader of this era.  Ian …

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Apr 22

How The DanTest Process Works!

IUKF Dan Testing Ranks (Shodan through Godan) By Harry Skeffington, International Black Belt Test Administrator The International Uechi-ryu Karate Federation (IUKF) encourages teachers to conduct Dan tests for ranks Shodan through Godan (1st through 5th Dan) with other dojo.  While this is not a requirement, it is meant to encourage IUKF dojo to support each …

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