Maintaining the Kyokushin tradition!
Our Honoured Founder, 1923 – 1994
After formally establishing the Kyokushinkaikan in 1964, Oyama directed the organization through a period of expansion. Oyama hand-picked instructors who displayed ability in marketing the style and gaining new members.
Shihan Horatiu Adrian Neagoie devoted his life to the spirit of Kyokushinkai Karate and become a model that many of our practitioners are endeavoring to follow.
Shihan Peter von Rotz is a former student of the founder of Kyokushin Karate, Masutatsu Oyama. Is known as the last teacher, who knows the original correct technique. He wrote Kyokushin Karate Encyclopedia, super detailed learning material for every “karateka”.
Shihan Susumu Miyake was Sosai Mas Oyama’s “right hand” and the IKOK Technical Committee, responsible with International Yudansha Gradings and Tournaments Boards!