DOJO: Vancouver Kitsilano
DOJO OPERATOR: Anthony Evangelista
MAILING ADDRESS: St. James Community Square 3214 W. 4th Avenue Vancouver
PHONE: (604) 568-8882
WEB SITE: evangelistadojo.com
Sundays - All Ages 10:00am-11:30am
Anthony Evangelista – Shodan, Obtained August 2007
Sempai Anthony Evangelista began his Kyokushin training at the age of 11 under his first instructor Sensei Tony Severs at the South Arm Dojo in Richmond, B.C. In 1991 while still in high school, Sempai Anthony continued his training under Sensei Tats Nakamura who had recently arrived from Japan and opened the Vancouver College Dojo. In 2002, Sempai Katrina Stewart was appointed as the Head Instructor of the Vancouver West (College) Dojo. Under the instruction of Sempai Katrina, Sempai Anthony obtained his Shodan in August 2007. He has competed and officiated in local kumite and kata tournaments such as the Canadian Championships, Vancouver Cup and Newton Tournament. He has attended and will continue to participate in various IKOK-C camps and seminars such as the annual Winter Camp in Peachland, B.C., Summer Camp in Enderby, B.C. and North American Black Belt Confernce held in Banff, A.B. In November 2011, Anthony went to Tokyo, Japan to attend the 10th World Open Tournament and trained at the Mt. Mitsumine Camp.