Shotokan Karate-Do International Federation NZ
“Kara” is the Japanese for empty while “te” means hand and “Do” translates as the way, or path. Karate-Do is “The Way of the Empty Hand”.

Patrick Dyzell Sensei - ( Godan ) 5th Degree, Instructor.
Has been training Shotokan Karate for over 30 years and in that time has trained under various instructors, with the old JKA (Japan Karate Association) system he was graded to Nidan (2nd Degree) by Sensei Rob Ferreir in South Africa. He is now Godan (5th Degree) black belt graded by Hirokazu Kanazawa (Soke) in October 2010 and is a Sensei in SKIF NZ.
Sensei Patrick Dyzell