Mayfield Renshukan Karate Club

Traditional Shotokan Karate Club

About Mayfield Karate Club est 1971

Mayfield Renshukan Karate Club was formed in 1971. Sensei Abe McCarthy Nana Dan (7th Dan Black Belt) is the Chief Instructor of the club.  Mayfield Renshukan is one of the oldest and respected Traditional Shotokan Karate-Do Clubs in Ireland. 

Sensei Abe McCarthy won a Gold Medal at the World Shotokan Karate-Do International Federation Championships in Bali, Indonesia in the Masters Category. and a bronze medal at the 1994 Yokohama SKIF World Championships in the Masters Category.  Over the many years of our students have won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals at National and International competitions around the world.  

Mayfield Renshukan is the Cork location for the National Grading and Training Seminars with SKIF Supreme Instructor Hirokazu Kanazawa 10th Dan annually.

Over the years many highly respected Sensei's from Shotokan Karate-Do International Federation Headquarters in Tokyo, have visited and trainied students in Mayfield Renshukan. Some of the highly respected Sensei's include: 

  • SKIF Supreme Instructor Soke Hirokazu Kanazawa 10th Dan,
  • SKIF Kancho Nobuaki Kanazawa Sensei 6th Dan,
  • SKIF Chief Instructor Manabu Murakami Shihan 7th Dan,
  • Rikuta Koga Sensei 8th Dan,
  • Ryusho Suzuki Sensei 6th Dan,
  • Daizo Kanazawa Sensei 5th Dan,
  • Fumitoshi Kanazawa Sensei 5th Dan,
  • Shinji Tanaka Sensei 6th Dan,
  • Dr Philip Kwok Sensei 9th Dan,
  • and the whole SKIF Japan Team in 1994.

Mayfield Renshukan Instructors

Sensei Abe McCarthy
7th Dan

Sensei Greg Manning
6th Dan

Sensei Martin O Keeffe
5th Dan

Sensei Adrian Cotter
4th Dan


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Telephone: +353831398179 (Sensei Martin O Keeffe)
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