The annual Lakehead Open was held on November 25th and all the Isshinryu competitors did very well.

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John Naimian, Hayley Tennier and Jordan Tennier were promoted to the rank of Nikyu after a difficult testing. The testing lasted a number of hours and produced both vomit and blood but in the end all proved themselves very worthy to wear their new brown belts.
A great showing by the Isshinryu participants.
Chitora Dojo - 9 Competitors - 9 Firsts, 6 Seconds, 2 Thirds
Chibushi Dojo - 3 Competitors - 3 Firsts, 2 Seconds, 1 Thirds
Kokoro Dojo - 3 Competitors - 2 Firsts, 1 Seconds, 3 Thirds