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History of JKF Gojukai

JKF GOJUKAI

1950                                                  
JKF Goju-kai was established under Gogen Yamaguchi, the first president.


April 2, 1972                                        
With the establishment of Japan Karatedo Federation, Shozo Ujita Shihan                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and others modified its organization into JKF Goju-kai.

1973                                                  
Tournament for paying homage to 20th anniversary of Chojun Miyagi                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sensei's death was held in Okinawa.

February 1975                                     
1st Japan Cup was held in Kyoto.

November 1975                                   
4 basic Kata Sanchin, Tensho, Saifa and Seiyunchin were decided.

1980                                                  
The rest of 8 Kata (Gekisai 1 and 2, Shisochin, Sanseiru, Seisan, Seipai,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kururunfa and Suparinpei) were decided.

August 21, 1983                                  
Tournament for paying homage to 30th anniversary of Chojun Miyagi's                                                                                                                                                                              death was held in Okinawa.

April 1987                                          
1st Goju-ryu International Tournament was held in Singapore .





 
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