Training at the Fleetwood Community Centre dojo has been temporarily suspended until further notice. Stay tuned to this website for any updates on when classes will resume again.

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§365 · January 5, 2017 · News · Comments Off on Registration has begin for the Spring Session ·


Congratulations to Mitch Lal and Danny Mulligan for their recent promotion to 3rd degree black belt. Both have been training at the Yoshinkan Dojo for over a decade, and the promotions are well-deserved.

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§245 · March 5, 2015 · News · Comments Off on Congratulations to Mitch Lal and Danny Mulligan on 3rd degree Black Belt promotions! ·


The meaning of the Japanese word 真 (shin) in Yoshinkan has a very special significance. I encourage all the students of Yoshinkan to do some research on the various meanings and nuances of 真. It will add a depth and breadth to your understanding of true budo that you will not achieve through training in […]

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§143 · September 8, 2012 · News · Comments Off on The meaning of 真 in Yoshinkan ·


An important concept in traditional Japanese martial arts is Bunbu Ryoudou, or 文武両道. If you have a chance, take a few minutes and research what it means.

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§137 · September 3, 2012 · News · Comments Off on Bunbu Ryoudou ·