In addition to quality, detail-oriented instruction in traditional and sport karate, we work to develop with our students a sense of purpose and identity within the martial arts in an effort to encourage the realization of their whole self.
Advance Combative Theories in Hamilton Ontario is the Honbu dojo for Shuseikan Canada which is a member association of Seiwa Kai International which in turn is part of the Japan Karate Federation Goju Kai. Our instructors pursue excellence and test under multiple organizations including Karate Canada, Seiwa Kai and JKF Goju Kai, demonstrating our resolve to improve personally and professionally to give the students under our care access to the best.
Shuseikan Canada is currently led by Sensei Michael Beardwood who holds 6th Dan Seiwa Kai and 5th Dan JKF Goju Kai ranks. He is the owner and Chief Instructor of Advance Combative Theories
Senior Instructors of Shuseikan Canada:
Sensei Paul Barrington 4th Dan Seiwa Kai, member of Advance Dojo
Sensei John Passmore 4th Dan Seiwa Kai, member of Advance Dojo
Sensei James Wyatt 3rd Dan Seiwa Kai, owner and Cheif Instructor of Kazoku Martial Arts & Fitness Centre in Cambridge Ontario