Quick Note

Classes are now on at the NEW Location



Next Kyu Belt Grading

The next kyu belt grading June 9th.... more

Dojo Closed

The dojo will be closed for the May 22nd holiday....more

Grand Opening

May 20th will be our Grand Opening with demos....more

Brown/Black Pot Luck

May 20th will be our Brown/Black Pot Luck dinner ....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