Seminar with Ishiyama Shihan in Vancouver November 24th & 25th, 2023

VWA is happy to announce a fall seminar with Ishiyama Shihan will take place on Nov 24 (Friday evening) and Nov 25 (Saturday all day), at St Philip's gym 3737 W 27th Ave, Vancouver.

Mat fees: Full seminar $80 (discount $40 for U18/students), Sat only $60 (discount $30), Fri only $30 (discount $15), single class $20 (discount $10). NOTE: We prefer the fees to be paid by electronic transfer to

Schedule: Friday 6:30 - 7:45 pm Ishiyama Sensei

9:30-10:15 am Kabanets Sensei (warm-up)
10:30-11:45 am Ishiyama Sensei
11:45 am - 1 pm lunch break/ BCAF AGM with pizza
1-2 pm Macphail Sensei
2:15-3:15 pm Ishiyama Sensei
3:30-4:30 pm 1st kyu and dan testing*, or weapons class with Ishiyama Sensei
5 pm party chez Liz ($25/person)


*DAN TESTING: Dan applications must be submitted by October 24 in order to be considered for testing. See the procedure on the CAF webpage here .

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Registration: Online registration  is now available. Please register and pay online to save time at the seminar. The link is