2017 IKKU Christmas Karate Clinic and Celebration

2017 IKKU Christmas Karate Clinic and Celebration

The 2017 IKKU Christmas Karate Clinic and Celebration will be hosted at Suansu Karate Kai in Dexter, GA.

Please join us for our annual IKKU Christmas clinic and festivities scheduled Dec. 2, 2017. This event will be Hosted by Kyoshi Kim Blue of the Suansu Karate Kai at his estate in Dexter, GA. The IKKU Karate Seminar will feature Soke Joseph Ruiz, 10th Dan and Founder of the Kotosu-Ha Shito-Ryu Karate-Do System. Soke always has something good to teach us, so you don’t ever want to miss an opportunity to take part in his clinics. There will be morning and afternoon sessions including Kata and Bunkai.

Following the events of the day will be the annual supper and festivities. Come ready to rekindle old friendships and make new ones. Please bring your favorite dish and your favorite beverages for the evening event. A white elephant gift exchange is planned so each person should bring a gift (male or female), with a maximum cost of $10. Let’s see who takes Soke’s gift this year!

Senior Instructors Include:

Joseph Ruiz, Soke, Hanshi-Sei, 10th Dan, IKKU Director & Founder

Ron Downton, Hanshi, 9th Dan, IKKU Assistant Director

Other IKKU High Dans


Clinic Times: 10am – 4pm

Evening Dinner and Party: 6pm


From I-16 and 441 south (location of all the hotels), travel south on US 441 aprox. 7 miles to Springhaven Road on the right. Turn right and travel aprox. 2 miles to Dewey Thomas Road on the left. Turn left and travel aprox. 2 miles to stop sign. Travel thru stop sign onto Tipton Road and turn left at the 3rd driveway on the left, 1830 Tipton Rd.


Holiday Inn Express – (478) 272-7862

Hampton Inn – (478) 275-1600

Laquinta Inn – (866) 237-0870

Comfort Inn – (478) 274-8000

Jameson Inn – (478) 275-3008

Super 8 – (478) 272-5141