Quick Note



Next Kyu Belt Grading

The next kyu belt grading November 10th.... more

Dojo Closed

The dojo will be closed November 13th....more

West Coast Winter Camp

Our first ever West Coast Winter Camp will be on Nov 25/26....more




Richard Jane

Richard Jane

Shodan-ho 2017

I was born in Sunderland, England from the ages 3-7 I went to a private school then during the summer of 2007 I moved to Nanaimo, Canada.
I've lived Nanaimo for almost 10 years and couldn't be happier with the change of scenery. I've been doing karate for 9 years at Shima and I've loved the journey the entire way. Karate has been a very big part of my life the dojo is like a second home to me it's a wonderful atmosphere to be around.
On top of karate I also snowboard and I enjoy almost any type of sport and keeping active. I graduated from wellington secondary school this year but don't plan to pursue post secondary education. I love teaching karate and I hope to be continuing that for as long as I can.
I don't know what my future holds but I know that it will be a happy one.



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