Stage Uechi Ryu - Maison Laffitte 2016

Uechi-Ryu, in the tradition of Okinawa

In continuation of the Coupe de France Uechi-Ryu, the French Federation of Karate and Associated Disciplines, organized on Sunday 5 June, an open course to all practitioners. Read more »

Demonstration of the Kansho et Kanyu Uechi

These videos were shot during the course of Uechi Ryu Karate in Paris 16 more 2009, routing couples Kansho Uechi Frère et son Kanyu Uechi, great grand son of the founder Read more »

History of Uechi-Ryu

The origin of the Uechi Ryu Uechi Ryu has its origins in a Chinese boxing called Pangainoon (Han Kou Nan). This discipline was taught by SHU Shiwa (1874-1926) in the city of Fuzhou, Read more »

March karate course 2021

Cours Uechi-Ryu mars 2021

L’association Uechi-ryu Karate-Do Europe (URKDE) and its affiliated clubs shared their Zoom courses throughout the month of February.
In view of the success, we are renewing this initiative in March.

The Experts Federal French in Uechi-Ryu

experts FFK 2020

Didier Lorho (6th Dan) and John Smith (6th Dan) were appointed by the President of the FFK as a federal experts for Uechi-Ryu.

The master DVD Shimabukuro is on presale

DVD Shimabukuro

The first master DVD Shimabukuro fate soon. It is already on presale.

the French to the & rsquo; honor in the newspaper in Okinawa

Journal Okinawa - Shimabukuro

Article published in the newspaper in Okinawa in August 2018 to & rsquo; occasion of the International Karate Tournament and traditional kobudo. Master Yukinobu Shimabukuro and French karate occupy a whole page.

Controls and responses with finalizing the ground with Yukinobu Shimabukuro

Sequences of kick attacks with Y. Shimabukuro

When two sequences, Yukinobu Shimabukuro shows and offers several training topics from attacks kicks.

The Uechi-Ryu cut together 200 competitors

stage Kansho Uechi 2017

The weekend 3 and 4 June 2017 was an opportunity for all Uechi-ryu karate practitioners to be on the tatami the Palais Omnisports de Maisons-Laffitte (78). For this 12th edition of the Coupe de France style, not less than 120 technicians and 110 fighters clashed during the day on Saturday.



Ambassador of Uechi-ryu style in France, 8dan and professor at Carrières-sur-Seine from 1986, Yukinobu Shimabukuro discusses his karate school, born of a different era and at the same time similar, and delivers a wise lesson on the fundamentals of simplicity and sharing.

Internship in Belgium – 18 and 19 March 2017

Uechi Ryu Karate Training-Belgium

Didier Lorho and Hervé Lesueur teachers in Carrières-sur-Seine (78) and The Rich (37) led two workshops in Belgium before nearly 25 practitioners.

Careers internship on the Seine 4 and 5 February 2017

Karate training Carrières sur Seine - February 2017

Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 February 2017, the association organized an internship in Carrières-sur-Seine
led by sensei Yukinobu Shimabukuro and assisted Didier Lorho.

Karate internship uechi ryu karate and martial Cugnaux (31) the 8 and 9 April 2017

Karate club Toulouse Shubukan in collaboration with JSC Cugnaux organizes a karate course Uechi Ryu under the direction of Sensei Yukinobu SHIMABUKURO, 8th DAN FFKDA - Federal Expert - Uechi-Ryu, representative of Uechi-Ryu Soke in Europe and Karate Martial under the direction of Sensei Guy SAUVIN, 8th DAN FFKDA and founder of the concept of Karate Martial

Karate Uechi-ryu in Cuba

Cuba 2016

The 22 October to 1 November 2016, Didier Lorho professor at the club Carrières-sur-Seine (78) and president of & rsquo; Uechi-Ryu Karate-Do Association Europe (URKDE) s & rsquo; traveled to Havana.

A new club Uechi Ryu in South West, Cugnaux (31)

Karate Martial Arts section of JSC Cugnaux was echoed by Jean Smith (5th dan uechi ryu) since 2016. Classes are open to adults and children from 8 years. Timetable of the season 2017-2018 – children 8 to 11 years: Wednesday between 18:00 and 19:00 Friday 18:00

  • Literature

    Book: “Uechi-ryu Karate-do” Sensei Shimabukuro Yukinobu

    Livre Uechi Ryu Karate Do

    Finally released, This is the first work in France on the Uechi-ryu and French. Directed by Sensei Shimabukuro Yukinobu, 9th dan Uechi-ryu shubukan, representative of Uechi-ryu in Europe by soke Uechi-ryu. This collection gives us the history of karate, of Uechi-ryu but also the history of Shimabukuro Sensei himself, told in a very modest way with great humility.