Founder of Okinawa Shorinryu Shidokan Karatedo is Grand Master Miyahira Katsuya 10. Dan Hanshi, (16.08.1918 - 28.11.2010).
Sensei Joachim Laupp, 9th Dan Hanshi, ist he head of the Dojo in Trier and Düsseldorf. He practices and teaches Karatedo for 50 years.
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The Dojo has been set up in 1997 in Trier. It is the Honbu Dojo of Okinawa Shorinryu Shidokan Karatedo in Europe and it has already a more than 20 years tradition.
Our Dojo in Duesseldorf has been set up in 2007 and is the European Center for Okinawa Shorinryu Shidokan Karatedo.
Our Shibu Dojo in Germany are closely linked with the Honbu Dojo. They have been set up and are headed independently from students of Sensei Laupp.
You would like to represent our style in your countrie and you wish to set up a dojo for Shorinryu Shidopkan Karatedo? Please contact us.
Become a martial arts teacher! Start your education as martial arts teacher with Grandmaster Sensei Laupp, 9. Dan Hanshi.
In september 2016 we celebrated 25 years Okinawa Shorinryu Shidokan Karatedo in Germany with high respected visitors from Okinawa.
In 1956 Miyahira Katsuya founded the Shidokan Honbu Dojo in Tsuboya / Okinawa. Regularly we visit this Dojo and our grandmasters of the Shidokan-family.
Honoring Grandmaster Miyahira Katsuya 10. Dan Hanshi the first Kata Cup for kids and youngsters was held in September 2018.