From:   Colin Frans  -

To:       SWKKF Membership

We are recruiting for the 2022 - 2023 year Shintani Team.

The Shintani Team is currently recruiting new members for the 2022 - 2023 team year.  Have you or any of your students thought about being a part of the Shintani Team and representing the SWKKF at tournaments and events?  If the answer is yes or if you have a student who you think would be a great addition to the team, please pass along the attached information.


The attachment contains many of the details related to joining the Shintani Team.  For anybody who is interested please send an email to Colin Frans indicating that you (or your student) are interested in being a part of the Shintani Team ( .  After that I would encourage you (or your student) to join the Shintani Team Virtual Workout(s) to see what the team training looks like.


For any additional information please reach out to Colin Frans.


Thank you for considering the Shintani Team as part of your future involvement with the SWKKF.






July 28, 2022


Kelsey Mramor (Chairperson)

15307 44 Ave NW

Edmonton, AB

T6H 5W4


Media Release:


Each year, the SWKKF generously funds two awards each valued at $1000.  In addition, the Jean Foster Memorial Fund donates an additional $1000 award.  In total, we are pleased to award three scholarships to assist students in pursuit of post-secondary education.


Please assist us in congratulating the 2022 SWKKF Scholarship recipients: Sensei Steffannie Hancharyk of St. Catharines, ON, Katie Freeman of Edmonton, AB., and Sarah Freeman of Edmonton, AB. Every year, the committee is impressed with the depth of candidate applications and the outstanding achievements our karateka are attaining.


I would personally like to thank the selection committee for their time, effort, and energy in selecting this year’s recipients.




Sensei Kelsey Mramor

SWKKF Scholarship Committee Chairperson

Shintani Wado Kai Karate Federation

Scholarship Committee

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