Quick Note



Next Kyu Belt Grading

The next kyu belt grading February 2nd.... more

Dojo Closed

The dojo will be closed February 12th for Family Day....more

Shiai (tournament)

All Shima students are invited to the Shiai on Feb 10th....more

Awards Dinner

Shima Tournament Team will be honored at an awards dinner on Feb 16th....more




Weapons Classes





At Shima Karate School we teach traditional Kobudo as taught through the years by Sensei Richard Kim.

The kobudo program is taught as a separate program from the karate program

The kata you are required to learn before you grade for Shodan in kobudo are a follows

Tenu No Kon
Hama Higa Ni Cho No Gama
Matsu Higa No Tonfa
Sekuin No Tanbo
Sekuin No Tanto
Arakake No Joh
Seushi No Kon Sho
No Buri Ryu No Tanbo
Chatan Yara No Sai Sho
Chatan Yara No Kon Sho


For more information contact Sensei Kurt Nordli at nanaimo@shimakarate.com
or call 250.756.1055