Isshin-ryu Northwest Okinawa Karate Association
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Michael E.Odell - Celebrating 48 Years Practicing Isshin-ryu
A Sensei Steve Armstrong Isshin-ryu Student Since 1968


Picture on left and below shows your host listening to Sensei Sherman Harrill explain his perception of Isshin-ryu: 1991, Tacoma, Washington.

Picture below shows Michael Odell receiving one of Sensei A.J. Advincula's finer points: Calgary, Canada 2004. And finally getting it? Abbotsford, Canada 2009


"A Dojo Without a Makiwara is a Dance Studio." __ Okinawa Dojo
"All is in Sanchin." ___ Kanbun Uechi 1877-1948


TATSUO SHIMABUKU
Isshin-ryu Founder

September 19, 1908 - May 30, 1976


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