If you head a dojo or plan to open one, and wish to practise Ashihara Karate and to offer teaching legitimately, you must apply to have a contract with Honbu in Japan.
On accepting you as a branch chief, Honbu provides your branch with
A branch certificate; the legitimate proof of rights to operate a NIKO dojo together with the contract.
Always direct contact with Honbu in Japan.
Technical information on how to practise the style.
Support, information and advice to operate a dojo.
Access to train at Honbu for you and your students.
Access to international events of NIKO.
Legal rights to make use of the name and logo of Ashihara.
Legal rights to issue kyu certificates of Honbu.
Legal rights to recommend dan certificates, issued by Honbu.
If you care that your students practise Ashihara Karate in a legal way, please apply to Honbu for membership
Kancho Hidenori Ashihara
Matsuyama City, Ehime-
Fax: + 81 899 33 8668
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