IOGKF Canada Regional Gasshuku – Courtenay, B.C.

Our first in-person gasshuku in over a year will be held from Sept. 17-19, 2021 in Courtenay, B.C.! Students of all ranks ages 13 and older (advanced 12 year-olds also) are invited to attend. Contact


  • Friday: 6 to 9pm
  • Saturday 9am to 2 pm (grading 3 to 5pm / dinner at 7pm)
  • Sunday 9 am to 2 pm

Cost (IOGKF members): $180 for three days, $75 for single day

Cost (non-IOGKF members): $220 for three days, $90 for single day

Registration: Click here to download the registration form

Please complete the form and submit it to


Local Accomodations:



Super 8:

The Kingfisher (high end):

There are also many airBNB, vacation rentals and campgrounds in the Courtenay/Comox Valley area. Sensei Rainer and Eileen have also offered for some people to stay at their house for free. They live about a half-hour a way from the training location. Contact them at 1-250-752-8607 or

For those looking to make a vacation out of the event, below is the Tripadvisor site for the Comox Valley (accommodations and attractions):


Sep 17 - 19 2021


BC time
6:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Courtenay, B.C.
Courtenay, B.C.