Sei Iwasa HANSHI SHIHAN
9th Dan, Shito Ryu Karate
Other Arts - Iai, jujutsu, taichi, Okinawan kobudo.
Sei Iwasa was born in Nagasaki, in May 11, 1955. He began practicing karate in 1967 with the late sensei Eiji Ogasahara 10th dan, who was a personal student of Kenwa Mabuni (the legendary founder of Shito Ryu Karate).
He served as the president of the World United Karate Organisation, WUKO&AD until 2019 and is the head of the Japan Kenshukai Karate Association (JKKA). Master Iwasa moved to Europe in 1981 and alongside jujutsu master Yuji Matsuoi, he founded the Seiken Shudo Kai cultural association to promote Japanese martial arts and culture.
Jikan Dojo Chief Instructor, sensei Jacob frequently visits Master Iwasa to receive direct teaching.
Our technical directors are the headmasters of our parent organisations. The are direct teachers of our Chief Instructor and have authorised our school to represent them and their teachings.