Adjusting Our Sails

Since early March, 2020, the world has been struggling to handle the COVID-19 virus.  Schools have been closed, businesses shut down, activities cancelled, and restrictions enforced.  It has been a challenging time at home, at… [read more]

Australian Dojo

Over the past two years, Mr. Michael Langtry of the Order of Isshin-Ryu (San Dan) has been busy constructing a new Dojo in Long Beach (South Coast), New South Wales, Australia. Mr. Langtry has been working… [read more]

One Family, One Dojo

Becoming part of a Dojo under Grandmaster Cooling is like becoming part of a family. The Order of Isshin-Ryu is One Family-One Dojo. Karate-ka will travel between their Dojos frequently to share their knowledge, train… [read more]

Sensei Advincula and the Megami

Master Cimorosi spent the day on June 29, 2019 learning from Sensei Arcenio Advincula at a seminar in New Jersey. The seminar was hosted by Sensei Scott Fawcett, a student of Sensei Advincula, and his wife… [read more]

In Memory of Master Barry L. Smith

In Memory of Master Barry L. Smith, 9th Dan, Order of Isshin-Ryu 1945 – 2019 It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that our brother and friend, Master Barry L. Smith,… [read more]