Branches

1. Honbu Cho Dojo Sandringham Auckland

Head Instructor
Hanshi Chris R Dessa,  9th Dan Japan Graded.
Founder member/Life member New Zealand Martial Arts Institute.

Dan Grades under Hanshi Chris Dessa

  • Mohammed Bin Ahmed – 7th Dan (India)
  • Syed Mohiuddin – 5th Dan Ho
  • Pat Upton – 5th Dan Seishin Budo Kyokai (Doshi)
  • Miri Dessa – Honorary Black Belt from Japan (In Training)
  • Roberto Mendez – 3rd Dan
  • Juchiro Honiki – 3rd Dan
  • Mahindra Morar – 2nd Dan
  • Vanita Morar – 2nd Dan
  • William Le – 2nd Dan Ho (Waka)
  • Jay Bhana – 2nd Dan Ho
  • Taufil Omar – 2nd Dan Ho
  • Yuvraj Patel – 1st Dan
  • Henry Te-Amo – 1 st Dan
2. Seishin Budo Kyokai/Toa kickboxing dojo

Address: 34 Leet St Invercargill

Head Instructor

Renshi Peter Thompson, 5th Dan NZ and Japan
Phone –  027 296 0283

Dan Grades under Renshi Peter are:

  • Sensei Adam Kaluzny 2nd Dan Japan/NZ
  • Sensei Agata Kaluzna 2nd Dan Japan/NZ
3. Seishin Budo Kyokai/Shorinji Seishinkan Karate-Do renmei Northland

Instructors
Tom Price, 6th Dan Ho (Kyoshi)
Mark Pickard, 4th Dan Ho – Ph 0274 061160

Dan Grades under Hanshi Chris Dessa

  • Tom Price – 6th Dan Ho (Kyoshi)
  • Mark Pickard – 4th Dan Ho
  • Tom Pickard – 1st Dan (Waka)
4. Seishinkan Karate do and Martial Arts , Mt Eden,

Carl Van Roon 4th Dan Seishinkan Karate do and Martial Arts , Mt Eden,

Ph: 02040784773

5. Nishi Ryu Dojo under Hanshi Chris Dessa

Head Instructor
Christopher Thompson, 4th Dan Ho

Dan Grades under Hanshi Chris Dessa

  • Christopher Thompson – 4th Dan Ho
  • Robert McDougall – 3rd Dan Ho
  • Damien Baber – 2nd Dan
  • Mitchell Baber – 1st Dan
6. Seishinkan/Lion Budokan International NZ

Head Instructor
Syed Mohiuddin, 5th Dan Ho (Renshi)

Dan grades

  • Syed Mohiuddin – 5th Dan Ho
  • Taufil Omar, 2nd Dan Ho
  • Sebastian Derkson, 1st Dan

All of the above black belts are under Hanshi Dessa direction for Seishin Budo Kyokai and Shorin-Ji Seishinkan Renmei Japan.

They are first Graded in New Zealand for their National certificate then recommend to the renmei for the Japan grade having to visit honbu dojo within 2 years for examination by Kancho Sato 10th Dan. And receive the Japan certificate of rank and title.