Shotokan Karate-Do International Federation Ireland

Soke Hirokazu Kanazawa 1931-2019

Soke Hirokazu Kanazawa 1931-2019

It is with heartfelt sorrow that I have to announce the passing of Soke Kanazawa, Hirokazu on the 8th December 2019. Soke passed peacefully with his family around him. RIP


This is an official announcement from SKIF GHQ that Soke Hirokazu Kanazawa passed away 'peacefully' on the 8th December, 2019 at the blessed ripe old age of 88 years old.

His funeral will 'strictly be a family affair'.

The SKIF official farewell to Soke party will be scheduled at the time of the 7th SKIF International Seminar. In March 2020.