On January 15th, 2015 the Chitora Dojo celebrated it's 20th Anniversary, as part of the festivities, Hanshi Mady visited Thunder Bay to share his knowledge and also to do a grading.

After a very challenging testing, the following promotions were granted.

Keira Purdon - Kokoro Dojo - Ikkyu

Justin Johnson - Chitora Dojo - Nidan and Isshinryu Kobudo Shodan