Senior Instructors Willing to Travel

Contact us to invite one of these instructors to your location.


Shihan Akira Sato

  • Sato teaching9th degree black belt
  • Teaches Shito Ryu karate
  • Cost: flight, meals and accommodation. Workshop fees to be determined on an individual basis.

Sensei Wim Tewinkel

Doug & Wim
Photo by David Steers
  • 6th degree black belt karate
  • 2nd degree black belt in Kobudo
  • Teaches Shito Ryu karate, kobudo, Shaolin Chin Na and Chi Qong
  • Cost: flight, meals and accommodation. Workshop fees will be determined on an individual basis. He is interested and willing to visit branch clubs anywhere in your country.

Sensei Hidetomo Kanno

  • 8th degree black belt
  • Teaches Shito Ryu karate
  • Cost: Meals and accommodation only.
  • Prefers to travel with Japanese speaker (Sato sensei, Wim sensei or other), unless you can provide full time Japanese speaker in your country.
  • Time: It is difficult for Japanese to take time of from work, so he usually can only come for one weekend or so.

Sensei Hosni Arar

  • 8th degree black belt karate
  • Teaches mostly kata
  • Based in Israel. Limited ability to travel – Middle East and Europe only.
  • Pay only travel cost, meals and accommodation

Sensei Roy Tippenhauer

  • 6th degree black belt karate
  • 2nd degree black belt kobudo
  • Teaches karate and kobudo, also specializes in kumite and tournament kumite
  • Airfare, accommodation and meals, no workshop fees
  • Speaks English and German

Sensei Andreas Kuntze

  • 4th degree black belt karate
  • WKF Kata Judge B; PKF Referee B
  • Teaches kata and kumite, either competitive or non-competitive as well application and basics
  • Cost: Pay or at least contribute to travel cost and accommodation.
  • Speaks English, German and some French