The Chairman and Chief Instructor of the International Association of Shotokan Karate (IASK) is Mr. Nicholas B. Adamou 10th Dan who has been practicing karate since 1964 and T’ai Chi since 1978. He has co-
“You are one of my best and most trusted students. Even if we part company, I will have the same opinion of you”.
Hirokazu Kanazawa 10th Dan
Chairman and Chief Instructor
Shotokan Karate International 8th Nov 1988
First person to receive Godan in Great Britain under H. Kanazawa.
First person given authority to carry out gradings within H. Kanazawa's association.
Joined the British Karate-do Federation headed by Dr. Vernon C. F. Bell