Traditional Isshinryu Martial Arts Karate Club- Dryden

A martial arts club in Dryden, Ontario

We are a martial arts club in Dryden, Ontario where we try to keep with Tatsuo Shimabuku's original teachings. Our goal is to keep the purest form of Isshin-ryu Karate.

[02/11/20]   Karate as usual tonight!

[12/12/19]   Friendly reminder, tonights class is from 7 to 8. This is the last class until the new year. Reminder that this semester runs until the end January. Second term begin February.

[12/08/19]   Christmas is fast approaching and this week is our last week of classes before the winter break, as the school has activities booked for the week of 16th. Regular class for Tuesday, December 10 but Thursdays class will be from 7 to 8 only. We will resume karate on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.

Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday.

[12/04/19]   We are noticing that either students do not have required sparring equipment or are not bringing them to every class. Sparring equipment needs to come to every class. Please be sure your son or daughter has the necessary equipment. Should you needs to order any please let me know.

[11/22/19]   Hey All, Due to circumstances beyond our control karate is cancelled on Tuesday, November 26th due to a school function.

[10/24/19]   Update- no karate on Halloween, but there is karate on November 7th.

[10/07/19]   Karate as usual schedule starting tomorrow night, Tuesday, October 8th.

Keewatin Patricia District School Board

Due to circumstances beyond our control no karate until further notice. Please send me a reply so that I know you received this message.

Below is the info in which I just receive:

You may have heard in the media that mediation involving the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) scheduled for this past weekend has ended without reaching a collective agreement. CUPE members in our school board include custodial staff, as well as maintenance and trade staff. As a Board, we respect our CUPE staff and value the work they do in our schools.

While this is a provincial issue, it will affect our schools as CUPE members in our schools begin job action TODAY (Monday, September 30, 2019). As a result, all Community Use of School permits for all KPDSB schools are being cancelled effective Tuesday, October 1, 2019 until further notice. We will continue to monitor the situation and its impact and further updates will be posted to our website –

Thank you for your understanding.

Steve Parker
Assistant Manger, Facility Planning & Development Students in a KPDSB school always come first and programming options are continually expanding to meet the needs of a diverse student population.  Many of the programs offered are the first of their kind in an Ontario school, a testament to the innovation of our staff and their dedication to our st...

[09/11/19]   Awesome first class for those who returned to karate this year. Great to see you all. Reminder if you cannot make class please let us know.

Please mark on your calendars no karate, Thursday, September 19th due to a school activity.

[08/24/19]   Thanks everyone for the interest in our karate club. Unfortunately, we are not taking any new students at this time.

Classes for the 2019/20 season will begin on Tuesday, September 10 from 7:00 to 8:30 (8:00 for the younger students) at Open Roads School. Please let me know by September 1st whether or not your child will be returning.

Congratulations to our newest Junior Black Belts. Way to go.

[06/13/19]   Due to insufficient numbers of student wishing to participate in the summer program it will unfortunately not be running this summer. Our last day for this season is Thursday, June 20th from 7 to 8 for all levels. We hope to see everyone back in the fall. Thanks

Our photographer was at the dojo tonight and took pictures. If you wish to purchase the package for $20 please contact her to confirm. Thanks.

[06/02/19]   Hello Everyone. I have had only one person respond to our summer program. I need numbers in order to make the arrangements. Please respond either way ASAP. Thanks

[05/29/19]   A few reminders: No karate June 6th and our last day for this season is June 20th.

Summer program is open to all students and we encourage anyone returning in the fall to participate. It will run from July 10th to August 21st 7 to 8:30 (Wednesday). We need a minimum amount to participate, so please let me know either way so I can make arrangements.



Congats Lachlan 1st in sparring and 2nd in kata.

[05/02/19]   David White to Traditional Isshinryu Martial Arts Karate Club- Dryden: "TOURNAMENT CANCELLED **PLEASE READ** Thank you everyone who responded to the call for entries, for..."

[04/16/19]   We encourage all our students to participate in the Kenora tournament as it is our style and local.

[04/03/19]   Please mark on your calendar no karate for Thursday, June 6th, 2019 as there is a school activit scheduled. THANKS

Photo opportunity again this year. Please let me know if you are interested and I will arrange for a date.

[03/19/19]   Please mark on your calandar no karate on Thursday, April 25th, 2019.

[03/06/19]   Remember on Thursday, March 7th karate begins at 6:30 sharp. Please be on time. Class for all students will end at 8:30.

Photos from Traditional Isshinryu Martial Arts Karate Club- Dryden's post

[02/25/19]   Reminder - no buses no class at the dojo. Instead practice at home tonight. There might be a test next class. Lol

[02/04/19]   Term 2 starts Tuesday, February 5th so fees are due. If for some reason your child will not be continuing with karate kindly let us know. Thanks.

[01/17/19]   Please mark on your calandar, no karate on Thursday, January 31 due to a school activity.

[01/07/19]   Just a reminder - no buses no karate.

Sparring equipment free. Hands are sizes medium/large and small, head medium/large, feet size 7/8. Contact 937-4022 if you are interested.

[12/17/18]   Last class for this year is Thursday, December 20th from 7 to 8.

Reminder that term 1 runs until the end of January.

Classes will start back up on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019.

Enjoy the festive season and all the best in 2019.

[11/14/18]   Congratulations to Kira, Wyatt, Daylan and Jazlynn for moving up to the next belt. Keep doing what you are doing it is working (attending regularly, listening and following instructions to your best ability, good and respectful attitude) Your next level will soon be reached if you continue as you are.

[11/13/18]   Tokisshynru classes will begin on Monday, November 26 again at New Prospect school. Registration forms are due by November 22. Any of our regular students above orange belt are welcome to join. We are inviting any adults to join even if you have no martial arts experience. Please ferl free to contact me at 220-5670 if you require any further information. We require a minimum number of students to continue to run this program.

AAU Karate - WUIKA Athlete Evan Melendez Training for International Competition

15 year old Evan Melendez of Ingrams Karate , training for his trip to Budapest Hungary to compete in the World Cup this coming December. Evan is one of a 4 ...

[10/17/18]   Congratulations to Izzy the winner of the punching/kicking bag.

[10/16/18]   Please mark on your calendar no karate on Thursday, October 25 as there is a school function that evening.

[10/11/18]   Due to the winter wonderland no karate tonight so our draw is now delayed until Tuesday.

[10/10/18]   The draw for the punching/kicking bag will take place on Thursday. Sorry for the delay.

We are having a free draw for this amazing kicking/punching bag. It stands 4 feet in height and extends to 6 feet. To ensure parents are good with this I will need you to submit your child's name to me for the draw if intetested. Draw to be done in class on Tuesday, October 9. We can make arrangements for delivery of necessary.

[09/18/18]   Due to circumstances beyond our control, karate this Thursday, September 20th is cancelled.

[09/11/18]   Reminder parents there will be a short information session at 7 tonight. It would be greatly appreciated if you attend. Thanks

Karate uniforms size 4. Contact 223-2885.

Sparring gear free to a good home. Contact 223-2885

Weapons for sale $25 each. Contact 223-2885

[09/07/18]   Freindly Reminder

Hello, Karate classes begin on Tuesday, September 11th at 7:00 at Open Roads School for the 2018/19 school year. We will be practicing on Tuesday and Thursday evenings again this year.

Parents please accompany your child the first night to complete registration, payment and an important information session. Kindly let me know ASAP if your child will be or will not be returning this year. Thanks in advance.

[08/21/18]   Just a reminder that if a Senior belt is not at karate a parent needs to stay with their child while they work out. Also, this week is the last week of the summer program. Fall program starts on September 11, 2018.

Want your business to be the top-listed Gym/sports Facility in Dryden?

Click here to claim your Sponsored Listing.


General Manager

Rick & Brenda McGogy



Price Range




Dryden, ON

Opening Hours

Tuesday 19:00 - 21:30
Thursday 19:00 - 21:30
Other Dryden gyms & sports facilities (show all)
My Yoga & Wellness Studio My Yoga & Wellness Studio
32-D Princess St
Dryden, P8N 1C6

Offers Yoga classes

Dryden GM Ice Dogs Dryden GM Ice Dogs
Box 1053
Dryden, P8N 3E3

Dryden GM Ice Dogs Junior A Hockey Team

Indian Point Camp Indian Point Camp
439 Parker Point Road
Dryden, P8N 2Z3

Indian Point Camp offers a full line of fishing & hunting packages. Or come and take a cabin for a few nights to unwind from the daily grind!

Fitness Edge Fitness Edge
205B Duke Street
Dryden, P8N 1G9

Open 24 hours. MEMBERSHIP FEES -Annual $400, Monthly $50, Three Month $140, Day Pass $10 OPEN 24/7 Staffed: Monday 4:30pm-7:30pm Tuesday 4:30pm-7:30pm Wednesday 4:30pm-7:30pm Thursday 4:30pm-7:30pm Friday 4:30pm-7:30pm

Time-Out Sports Time-Out Sports
7-539 Government St. (Golden Mile Plaza)
Dryden, P8N 2P6

skate sharpening and repair sporting goods and accessories licensed clothing hats and toques

Stage Door Studios Stage Door Studios
175 Cecil Ave
Dryden, P8N 2X6

Creative Movement, Pre-ballet, Ballet, Jazz and Hip Hop.

Upward Sports Camp-Dryden Upward Sports Camp-Dryden
175 Cecil Ave

Timber Lanes Timber Lanes
38 Princess St.
Dryden, P8N 1C6

Timber Lanes is a 14 Lane 5 pin bowling centre located in downtown Dryden, Ontario. We also have a restaurant and we are known for our homemade burgers!

Kris Skramrud Personal Training Kris Skramrud Personal Training

Kris Skramrud is a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Strength Coach (CSC), and Sports Nutrition Specialist (SNS).

Star Factory Fitness Star Factory Fitness
167 Mary Ave.
Dryden, P8N 3L2

Behind Bars Personal Training Behind Bars Personal Training
49 Whyte Avenue
Dryden, P8N1Z4

One-on-one private personal training and coaching service! Inquire for details!

The Lake House: Tours & Rentals The Lake House: Tours & Rentals
Government St

The Lake House is located in the City of Dryden, ON. Specializing and promoting healthy lifestyles through outdoor recreation.