Tetsuji Nakamura Sensei
IOGKF World Chief Instructor and Administrative Director
Chief Instructor, Canada
Nakamura Sensei has been training in Goju-Ryu Karate for over 30 years. He studied in Okinawa, the birthplace of Karate, with Morio Higaonna Sensei, a direct student of Chojun Miyagi Sensei, founder of Goju-Ryu Karate. He was Higaonna Sensei’s main assistant instructor from 1991-1997, then moved to Canada, where he became Chief Instructor and Administrative Director for IOGKF. He was promoted to IOGKF World Chief Instructor in 2012.
Nakamura Sensei has won three World Championships: two in kumite and one in kata
Nakamura Sensei teaches karate around the world. He holds a law degree and teacher’s license for Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Kagawa University, Japan. He holds the rank of 7th dan in Goju-Ryu Karate and 2nd dan in Judo.