ISKF Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Headquarters
Sensei Tony Tam (7th Dan)
Sensei Danny Tam (7th Dan)
University of King's College,
6350 Coburg Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Located downstairs in the Fitness Centre Gym
Contact: Sensei Tony Tam
Phone: (902) 444-8439
Sensei Tony Tam, a Halifax lawyer, is Chief Instructor and founder of the Dal Karate Club, SMU Karate Club, Halifax - ISKF, Truro Karate Club and the ISKF of Nova Scotia. He’s a 7th-degree black belt who has taught Shotokan for 36 years. Sensei Tam was six-time Maritime Regional Kata Champion and won a medal in each year that he has competed as part of the Nova Scotia Kata Team at the Canadian National Championships (1982,1983,1984,1987,1993 and 2002).
Dr. Danny Tam, a Halifax dentist, is Vice Chief Instructor and President. Sensei Tam also holds a 7th-degree black belt with more than 35 years of teaching experience. Sensei Tam has extensive experience in national and international competitions, was two-time Maritime Kata Champion (1988 and 1989), and was a member of the Nova Scotia Kata Team with borther Tony, as well as a medal winner in the sparring teams.
Both Sensei Tams are internationally recognized Official Certified ISKF Instructors, Examiners and Judges. In all of Canada consisting of over 5,000 members, they are the highest ranked ISKF karatekas east of Toronto and are internationally Certified ISKF instructors.
They were both inducted into the Gichen Funakoshi Hall of Honour for their life time achievements and contributions to karate in Canada at the 25th anniversary celebrations of the ISKF in Canada in Toronto on Oct. 8, 2005.
Other ISKF Dojo's in Nova Scotia
Sensei Paul Gareau & Sensei Fraser Kennedy
Cape Breton ISKF
Sensei Don MacNamara
Carman United Church
1 Clyde Ave. Sydney Mines, Cape Breton
Saint Mary's University ISKF
Sensei Shannon Doane
Homburg Centre for Health & Wellness, Saint Mary's University
920 Tower Road, Halifax
SMU ISKF Website
Canada Games Centre ISKF
Sensei Jeff Murphy
Canada Games Centre
26 Thomas Raddall Drive, Halifax