Benoit's Martial Arts

Subtitle

Benoit's Master Instructor - Shihan Don

 

Shihan

 

Sensei's

  
  

 

 

 

 

 Oversees all Instructors Training, Advanced Training & Certifications

  • 8th Dan Black Belt, Benoit's Goju-Ryu Karate-Do
  • 6th Dan Black Belt, Goju-Ryu Karate 1994
  • 7th Dan Black Belt Karate Canada March 15th, 2012
  • 6th Dan Black Belt Karate Canada 2002
  • 7th Dan Seiwa Kai, May 2016
  • 6th Dan Seiwa Kai Canada 2007
  • Teaching Martial Arts since 1972
  • Started Training in Martial Arts in 1972
  • 5th Dan JKF, November 2015
  • Awarded Title Kyoshi 2014
  • Boasts 2 Pan Am Jr. Kata Medalists, One Gold, One Bronze
  • Obtained Black Belt in 1973
  • Member of  Ontario Karate Federation
  • Member of Karate Canada
  • On Technical Grading Board Karate Canada
  • Member of Japanese Karate Federation
  • NBL World Title 1997 & 1999
  • World International Hall of Fame Inductee 1996
  • Rated #1 in the Masters Division Can/Am Circuit 1995
  • Male Master Karate Instructor of 1993 & Inducted Into The World Martial Arts Hall Of Fame
  • Benoit's Goju Ryu Karate Do Style Recognition Achieved 2003
  • Certified in First-Aid & CPR
  • NCCP Certified Level One Coach
  • Recipient of the Prestigious Provincial Syls Apps Award April,2011
  • Certified Provincial Referee-Karate Canada
  • Certified National Referee-Karate Canada
  • Syl Apps Award 2011 Ontario Ministry of Health Promotion & Sport
  • Established Sudbury Goju Ryu Karate Do 1981
  • Established Benoit's Martial Arts 1993
  • Affiliate School New Brunswick
  • 2010 Ontario Summer Games Official
  • School Voted In Top 25 With National Black Belt League
  • Mentor, Teacher For Numerous NBL, Summer Games & Pan Am Champions