<html> <head> <title>St.Catharines Wado Kai Karate. Members of the Shintani Karate Federation. Traditional Martial Arts with a realistic approach to Self Defense. Karate for men, women and children of all ages. Separate Adult and Youth classes. </title> <META NAME="description" content="St.Catharines Martial Arts. St.Catharines Karate. Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation. Traditional Karate. Self Defense."> <META NAME="keywords" content="Martial Arts,Karate,wado kai,wado ryu,shintani,masaru shintani,St.Catharines,Ontario,Canada,Niagara"> </head> <body bgcolor="ffffff"> <center> <table border="0" width="100%" cellpadding="5" cellspacing=""> <tr> <td align=center><img src="images/logoa2.gif" alt="shintani wado kai kanji"></td> </tr> </table> <!-- Images of the kicker and the Canadian Flag <table border="0" width="100" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="15"> <tr> <td align=center><img SRC="images/maegeri.gif" height="50" width="50" align=bottom alt="karate kick"></td> <td align=center><img src="images/flag.gif" alt="Canadian Flag"></td> </tr> </table> --> <p><strong><font size="+2">St.Catharines Wado Kai Karate<br>Members of the Shintani Karate Federation</font></strong> <br><center><strong><font size="+1">Serving the community since 1987</font></strong></center></p> <p>We are a family oriented traditional karate organization focusing on Sensei Masaru Shintani's teachings and values of kindness and humility. <br>Our goal is to move into the future with ties to the past developing confident individuals who will be positive role models within the community.</p> <h1> <font color="ff0000"> <p><strong><font size="+2">We are hosting a "Spontanious Knife Defense Seminar" <br>St.Catharines, Saturday September 29th 2018 <br>This is a REALISTIC DEFENSIVE TACTICS SEMINAR <br><a href="knife.htm">Click here for details</font color></a> </h1> <p><img width="550" src="images/senseishintani.jpg" alt="Sensei Masaru Shintani"></p> <font color="black"> <center><strong><font size="+2"> Voted # 1 Martial Arts Club in the Niagara Region for 2017</font></strong></center> <center><strong><font size="+1"> Thank you to all who voted for our club. We appreciate your continued support !!!</font></strong></center> <p><img width="550" src="images/NTW2017.jpg" alt="Diamond Award - Best Martial Arts Club 2017"></p> <!-- <font color="ff0000"> <h2>IT'S REGISTRATION TIME.<br>And we only take new junior students in September / October</h2> <h2><a href="free.htm"><font color="ff0000">Click here for our Registration Information and FREE TRIAL offer!</font></a></h2> </font> <p>&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> --> <!-- <font color="ff0000"> <h2><font color="ff0000">SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY OFFER FOR ADULTS ONLY</font></a></h2> <h2><font color="ff0000">Keep your Healthy New Year's Resolutions!</font></a></h2> <h2><font color="ff0000">*** Introduction to Traditional Karate for ADULTS ***</font></a></h2> <h2><a href="adults.htm"><font color="ff0000">New program starts Wednesday, January 17th 2018 - Click here for details!</font></a></h2> <h2><font color="ff0000">ONLY $30 for 12 WEEKS</font></a></h2> </font> --> <p>The St.Catharines Wado Kai Karate Club teaches traditional karate with a realistic approach to self defense. <br>There is something for everyone whether you want to instill discipline, build confidence, compete in tournaments, <br>or simply have fun while getting into shape and learning the basic fundamentals of traditional karate.</p> <h2><a href="times.htm"><font color="ff0000">Class Schedule & Times</font></a></h2> <p><b>Dedicated to teaching Wado Kai Karate as taught by</b></p> <a href="swkkf.htm#ohtsuka">Sensei Hironori Otsuka</a>&nbsp; &nbsp; to &nbsp; &nbsp; <a href="swkkf.htm#shintani">Sensei Masuru Shintani</a> <p><b>June 1st 1892 to Jan 29th 1982 &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Feb 3rd 1927 to May 7th 2000</b></p> <h4>May their spirits live through the legacy they leave behind.</h4> <!-- Superfoot LINK --> <center><table border="0" width="50%" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0"><tr> <h1><a href="http://www.superfoot.com" TARGET="_blank">We are a Superfoot Approved School !</a></h1> <!-- SEMINAR INFORMATION TO BE UPDATED <h2> <p><strong><font size="+2">We are hosting Bill "Superfoot" Wallace <br>St.Catharines, Saturday June 9th 2018 <br>Separate junior and senior seminars </p> <p>Don't pass up a chance to learn from the undisputed, undefeated, <br>Middleweight Champion of the World </p> </h2> <h1><a href="superfoot.htm"><font color="ff0000">Click here for details</font></a></h1> END OF SEMINAR INFORMATION --> <!--LEFT--> <td align="center" width="33%"> <p><img width="200" src="images/approved.jpg" alt="Bill Superfoot Wallace Approved"></p> <!--MIDDLE--> <td align="center" width="33%"> <a href="http://www.superfoot.com" TARGET="_blank"><img src="images/superfootmainpage.jpg" width="500" alt="Facebook Page"></p> <!--RIGHT--> <td align="center" width="33%"> <p><img width="200" src="images/JLFS.jpg" alt="Superfoot / Joe Lewis Systems"></a></td></table></center> <p>&nbsp; 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