Merry Christmas from the IKD!

Merry Christmas and Best Wishes for 2018 from the IKD! Read more...

New Shihan Kai Member

Shihan Janice Pyke was promoted to 7th Dan and joined the IKD Shihan Kai. Read more...

Meet Daniel Hart

Meet Daniel Hart! Daniel Hart of Colcester, England is the featured IKD Member for December. Read more...

IKD 2018 World CUp

The 2018 IKD World Cup is scheduled for August 16-19, 2018 in Barbados. Read more...

Meet Roger Peroune

Meet Roger Peroune! Roger's karate journey began in Guyana when he was 6 years old. Read more...

Meet Jean Valiquette

Meet Jean Valiquette! Sensei Jean Valiquette teaches as Assistant Instructor at the Dojo Shotokan des Laurentides. Read more...

IKD World Cup Dates Announced!

The 2018 IKD World Cup will take place in Barbados from August 16-19. More information on the tournament will be available soon.

Meet Joannie Levesque

Meet Joannie Levesque! This young lady has a strong desire to compete. She is the featured IKD member for September. Read more...

Help Complete the Guyana Karate College

To date, the GKC members raised 50% of the estimated building costs of Guyana $60 million dollars or Canadian $390,000.00, through bingos, bbqs, donations and other fundraising events.

Help complete the building..

Meet Karen MacDonald

Meet Karen MacDonald! Operating a dojo is California, Sensei Karen is the featured IKD Member for August.


Happy International Friendship Day

Joannie Levesque from Quebec put together a video for International Friendship Day featuring photos from several IKD events.

Watch the video...

Meet Jennifer Foster

Meet Jennifer Foster. From the tiny town of Bruce Mines, Ontario, Sensei Foster is our featured IKD member for July.


IKD World Camp Seminars

Two great seminars were offered at the 2017 IKD World Honbu Camp. Physics of Karate by Sensei Marc Boismenu and Kata Embusen by Alain Dumas. If you missed the Physics of Karate lecture, here is the summary and lecture in pdf.


IKD President promoted by Queen

IKD President, Sensei Major David Clarke has been promoted by Queen Elizabeth II to Commander of the Royal Victorian Order.


IKD Senate promoted at World Camp

Members of the IKD Senate were promoted at the 2017 IKD Honbu World Camp in Ontario. Congratulations to Shihans Keith DaCosta 8th Dan, Charles Woon-A-Tai 8th Dan, Josef Woon-A-Tai 8th Dan, David Pyke 8th Dan and Paul Bernstein 8th Dan.


IKD Australia

The IKD is proud to announce the membership of IKD Australia under the direction of Sensei Hamid Mostofizadeh, 4th Dan.


Meet the Birds

Meet the Birds. IKD Antigua's Instructor, Sensei Arthur Bird and his daughter's, Dominique and Daena, are the featured IKD Members for June.


Sensei Lavern Jones, 5th Dan passes

Early this morning, Sensei Lavern Jones, 5th Dan, passed away at the Georgetown Public Hospital in Guyana. She was a founding member of the Guyana Karate College and taught children at the GKC. The IKD send her daughter and loved ones our most sincere condolences.

IKD World Camp

In June, the IKD will hold the annual World Karate Camp in Ontario. This year the Science of Karate will be featured and just announced Elite Olympic Training with Shihan Shim.

Meet Diandra Woon-A-Tai

Meet Diandra Woon-A-Tai. The eldest daughter of Shihan Frank and Maureen Woon-A-Tai is the featured member of the IKD for May.


45th Quebec Summer Camp

The 45th Quebec Summer Camp will be held from June 24th to 28th, 2017, in Lévis. The course will be led by Shihan Dexter Shim, 8th dan and Shihan Maureen Woon-A-Tai, 8th dan.


Shihan Alice Bernstein promoted

Congratulations to Shihan Alice Bernstein of Barbados on her promotion to Eighth Dan. She earned the rank during Shuseki Shihan Frank Woon-A-Tai's recent trip to the Caribbean.

IKD Kyu & Dan Syllabus 2nd Edition coming soon

The IKD is in process of amending its Kyu & Dan Examination Syllabus Manual. The 2nd Edition will be released later in 2017, along with IKD Tournament Rules & Regulations.

Meet Ken Woon-A-Tai

Meet Ken Woon-A-Tai. The son of Shihan Frank and Maureen Woon-A-Tai is the featured member of the IKD for April.


IKD Patron passes

IKD Patron, Anthony Augusto Gomes, 7th Dan, passed away March 25 in Kingston, Jamaica. He was 85 years old.


Guyana Police Force introduce Karate to youth

In this feature, News Room’s Sport Editor Avenash Ramzan looks at the move by ‘A’ Division of the Guyana Police Force to introduce karate as a means of helping youths in several communities charter a positive lifestyle. (Thanks to Guyana's News Room for this video.)


Meet Michelle Woon-A-Tai

Meet Michelle Woon-A-Tai. The daughter of Shihan Frank and Maureen Woon-A-Tai is the featured IKD member for March.


IKD World Camp

IKD 2017 Honbu Camp website has gone live. Register for IKD Honbu Camp now! Download the registration form here. Visit the website for more information.


Meet the IKD! A new monthly feature. Meet Norm Robitza

A new feature, Meet the IKD, has been added to the website.This new feature will showcase a member of the IKD each month. IKD Webmaster, Norm Robitza is featured for February.


IKD World Camp Poster

The IKD has released the poster for the 2017 IKD World Honbu Camp.


IKD World Camp, Where will you visit us from?

The IKD has announced the dates and location for the 2017 World Honbu Camp. We will be returning to Haliburton, ON from June 16-19. Where will you visit us from?


Shihans Dexter and Frieda Shim in Maritimes Canada

The Maritime IKD will be hosting a Spring Clinic and Grading on March 17-18 in Moncton, NB. This event will feature guest instructors Shihan W. Dexter Shim and Shihan Frieda Shim.

IKD Loses Member in Quebec City Mosque shooting

The IKD is saddened to announce the death of Abdelkrim Hassane. He lost his life in the brutal attack on a Quebec City Mosque on January 29. Hassane was a student at Shotokan Karate club of Sainte-Foy and had recently received his yellow belt. Our sympathies to his family and friends.

Saskatchewan IKD announces Clinic

Saskatchewan IKD announces clinic, tournament and grading for March.