BENEFITS OF SRKDI MEMBERSHIP

RICH KARATE HISTORY
RICH KARATE HISTORY

SRKDI connects the present to the past, always looking forward with an innovative martial spirit making karate relevant to our own historical context.

DOSHI KAI SESSIONS
DOSHI KAI SESSIONS

The SRKDI leadership and special invited guests offer unique training sessions multiple times a year, focusing on kata, bunkai, kumite drills, kobudo, and more.

MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS
MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

SRKDI strives to be a supportive home for practitioners of Okinawan karate who are interested in learning traditional karate and sharing martial training ideas.

SRKDI INITIATIVES

HONBU DOJO VISITS
HONBU DOJO VISITS

Train at the Home Dojo in Okinawa

SRKDI PUBLICATIONS
SRKDI PUBLICATIONS

Members Write Books and Articles

COMMUNITY OUTREACH
COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Serving Local Communities

SELF-DEFENSE
SELF-DEFENSE

Self-Protection Seminars

ENDORSEMENTS

"You are fortunate to follow Tamaki Sensei to preserve the Matsubayashi style, and I hope you can promote the style in the United States."

Zenpo Shimabukuro
Zenpo Shimabukuro Founder Seibukan Karate

"I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate my student, Jerry Figgiani Sensei, on having established the Shorin Ryu Karatedo International."

Patrick McCarthy
Patrick McCarthy Hanshi, 8th Dan

"I’ve known you as a person and as an outstanding martial artist for years. Your authenticity and empathy for others make you a great leader."

Joe Lewis
Joe Lewis Kickboxer, Shorin Ryu