Happy Retirement Sensei Fred MacKenzie!

  Office of the President  #153, 3437 – 42 Street N.W. Calgary (AB) T3A 2M7 CANADA aburet@ucalgary.ca     March 21, 2021,   It is with emotion that we hear sensei Fred MacKenzie has decided to retire after many years devoted to Chito Ryu karate.   Sensei MacKenzie grew-up in Toronto and started learning Chito-Ryu there. Sensei MacKenzie later moved to Chilliwack, in B.C. where his dojo remains very active. […]

58th anniversary of Higashi Sensei’s Dojo

Office of the President                             #153, 3437 – 42 Street N.W.                                       Calgary (AB) T3A 2M7 CANADAaburet@ucalgary.ca   April 1 is a very important date for the CCRKDA… No joke! Indeed, on April 1 1963, 58 great years ago, sensei Higashi opened the Higashi School of Karate. Fifty-eight years later, despite months marked with difficulties and isolation, lets celebrate this special anniversary from our place, wherever it may be! Together […]