August 27, 2007

Toronto kenshi pass black belt test

Eduardo Bello (left) and John Dadosky (right)

We are pleased to report that Toronto Branch members Eduardo Bello and John Dadosky were successful in their shodan (1st dan) black belt examination held on August 27, 2007.



August 25, 2007

Godorenshu in Barrie

Members of the four Shorinji Kempo Ontario Branches gathered at the Hiryukan Aikido Dojo in Barrie on August 25 for a godorenshu focusing on embu.

The godorenshu was led by Thomas Fontaine-sensei, Branch Master of Huronia Branch.

We are grateful to Fontaine-sensei and the members of Huronia Branch for being such kind and considerate hosts.

Some pictures of the event are posted below.


August 13, 2007

Cheque presentation

Earlier this evening Toronto Branch members presented a cheque for $5,500 to Dr. David Goldbloom, MD, FRCP, Senior Medical Advisor, Education and Public Affairs, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).

The funds were raised in our 12th annual charity Kickathon event.