SSR MASTERS' MISSION OVERSEAS



MASTER OF SSR KARATE!!


SSR has spread its skills to not only people in Japan, but all over the world. SSR believes in teaching the world "Samurai Spirit"





SWITZERLAND



MASTER OF SSR KARATE!!!

SSR MASTERS SWISS MISSION

Master Kawai's Lecture attracted people from all over Switzerland, who were eager to see the master in action.



SWISS KARATE INSTRUCTORS & SSR MASTER

SSR MASTER MEETS SWISS KYOKUSHIN KAI.

SSR Master met with the Swiss Kyokushin Kai, and showed them the real Samurai Spirit.
遠征当時の模様をスイス極真会のサイトからどうぞ(94年部分)。



SWISS KYOKUSHIN GROUP PHOTO

PICTURE WITH SWISS KYOKUSHIN KAI

"They already have Samurai Spirit in their blood..." - Master Shusui Kawai   



The beautiful scenery in Switzerland


The scenery in Switzerland is just as beautiful as it was in the olden days. 



MISSION #2 IN SWITZERLAND

MISSION #2 IN SWITZERLAND

This a group photo with a local Karate club, the person in the middle of the fromt row, is their instructor, Mario.



SSR SELF DEFENSE LECTURE IN SWITZERLAND

<SSR SELF DEFENSE LECTURE IN SWITZERLAND >

According to the students, the safety level in Switzerland is decreasing




SCENIC SIGHT PHOTO IN SWITZERLAND

SCENIC SIGHT PHOTO IN SWITZERLAND

During this trip, I have to thank Hiroko, her daughter Clara (Pictured with us with her children). This is a famous sight in Switzerland. As you can see the the strong waterfall in the background.





Meeting with the Swiss locals Meeting with the Swiss locals

<Meeting with the Swiss locals>

Mondo was able to communicate with the Swiss people using English and some basic German.



GROUP PHOTO WITH STUDENTS

GROUP PHOTO WITH STUDENTS

The persson pictured on the right, is our SSR Instructor Nadine. The woman standing to the left of Mondo, is Hiroko. Thank you very much for all of your help Hiroko!



SMILING WITH CERTIFICATE

SMILING WITH CERTIFICATE

At this time, the local police women came to give everyone advise. They were very helpful. Thanks alot.



Master teaching a the locals some Karate moves

Teaching Self-Defense


For these people learning Martial arts is a new encounter for them



Demonstrating sword techniques Sword techniques 2 Sword techniques 3





Shanghai, China




MASTER KAWAI IN SHANGHAI. 

The Master

MASTER KAWAI IN SHANGHAI.

The Master stayed in China for 2 weeks, he made a good relationship with the group in Shanghai. They were very helpful. Thanks alot.



Shanghai trip  

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Shanghai city



Shanghai trip  

<Shanghai trip>

Watching the children study.



Shanghai trip

<Shanghai trip>

This time in Shanghai was right in the middle of it developing into a big city. Master was shocked at the amounnt of people in the city.




CANADA




MASTER DEMONSTRATING IN VANCOUVER, CANADA. 

MASTER DEMONSTRATING IN VANCOUVER, CANADA.

Master Kawai did a demonstration at a local community cantre. Here you can see him demonstrating one of his Sword Techniques. 。




THE PHILIPPINES




IN THE PHILIPPINES

MASTER WITH THE MAYOR OF SAN PEDRO

Master Kawai in San Pedro, The Philippines, with the local city Mayor.



Master demonstrating sword techniques Master demonstrating sword techniques

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GERMANY






Germany trip

<Suishin Ryu's Masters' trip to Germany>

The master had a great time in Germany, teaching students at a local Karate Dojo.



Germany trip

<Suishin Ryu's Masters' trip to Germany>

This photo is taken in Hamburg, when it was still part of West Germany.



Germany trip

<Suishin Ryu's Masters' trip to Germany>

At that time in Germany, Karate was becoming popular.
In this photo, Master is instructing the students how to punch.



Germany trip

<Suishin Ryu's Masters' trip to Germany>

Master even said that they were somehow able to follow the Japanese-style hard training.




AUSTRALIA




Masters sword technique demonstration

<Masters sword technique demonstration>

In Sydney, Australia Master was invited by EARLWOOD-AGED-SUPORT-AND-CARE-GROUP at ASHBURY SENIOR CITIZEN CENTRE to give a sword demonstration/



Masters'sword techique demonstration

<Masters'sword techique demonstration>

Master concentrating before cutting the huge sweet potato and very large cucumber with his sword/



Masters'sword techique

<Masters'sword techique demonstration>

Master doing Sword Kata. The hall was full of spectators.



Masters'sword techique demonstration

<Masters'sword techique demonstration>

With 2 big blows of the sword, the sweet potato and cucumber were sliced, and the crowd fell silent in amazement.



With the Aged Care Group leader, Denny

<With the Aged Care Group leader, Denny>

Holding a sign "Clean soul" with Aged care group leader Denny. This demonstration was a wonderful way to show Japanese culture to Australians. After the demonstration, we prepared Japanese food for the spectators to taste.




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