Saskatoon Seminar 2023

I am pleased to announce the schedule for this year’s seminar. Our guest sensei are Shigemitsu Kamata (7D) and Ryo Yasumura (6D). Fees are $90 for adults in bogu and $50 for under 18 or adults without bogu. Fees are payable by email to

The party this year will be at Albert Community Centre, corner of Clarence and 11th. Please enter through the South (parking lot) door, party is in the auditorium on the 2nd floor. Cost is $25 which includes one or two drinks with supper. Extra drinks are by donation (suggest $5/2 drinks).

Please note that adults who are guests at the Y must have photo identification, including any spectators.

Friday, May 5 @ Saskatoon YMCA, 25 22nd St E
7 pm – 9:30 pm: seminar
9:30 pm – ?: drinks at Winston’s Pub, 243 21st St E (sorry, no minors)

Saturday, May 6 @ Marion Graham Collegiate, 602 Lenore Drive
9 am – noon: seminar
noon – 1 pm: catered lunch
1 pm – 6 pm: tournament
7 pm – 10 pm: dinner, awards at Albert Community Centre, 610 Clarence Ave S
10 pm – ?: drinks at Winston’s (location may change depending on weather)

Sunday, May 7 @ YMCA
Note: doors open at 9 sharp, not before.
9 am – 10 am: grading registration, kata practice
10 am – 1 pm: grading up to 3 dan