Everything in the traditional dojo begins and ends with respect and appreciation
Thus we first acknowledge the late, great master, Ohtsuka Tadahiko….
Master Ohtsuka Tadahiko was the founder of the Goju Kensha (House of the hard – soft fist).
Kin Shin Kai is squarely based on Ohtsuka sensei’s Goju Kensha and he remains our most important inspiration.
Learning a new skill: Ready…
Emulating the White Crane
Experienced instructor keeping a keen eye on the group
Adding a little of Guro Maul Mornie’s Silat Suffian Bela Diri
Serious fun with traditional weapons
“Seiza!” – A black Belt group sitting in Zazen meditation…
Goju Kensha Tokyo 1985 , l-r: David Zarb, Jim Sumarac, Yang Tai Chi master Yang Ming Shi, Goju Kensha master Ohtsuka Tadahiko, George Ciechanowicz