Mike O'Leary

Mike O'Leary was born Nov. 10, 1951, Oshawa Ontario, Canada.

Mr. O'Leary started studying Isshin-ryu Karate in 1982 under Don Shapland in Abbotsford B.C. Canada, and currently holds Nanadan rank under Sensei Advincula. He has been training under Sensei Advincula since 1995.

Mike is currently the head instructor of the Abbotsford Isshin Ryu Karate Do Club, where they teach adults and children and have been since the dojo's beginning in 1991. Mr. O'Leary has been the senior instructor since its conception. The Dojo teaches Isshin-ryu Karate, Ryukyu Kobudo, and the teachings of Sensei Advincula.

Mr. O'Leary has also studied Ryukyu Kobudo Tesshinkan under Sensei Tamayose Hidemi, from Okinawa in conjunction with Sensei Frank Clayton in B.C. Canada. He was promoted to Shodan in August 2000. Other systems he has studied are Escrima, Ju Jitsu, Kung Fu, Kickboxing, Hapkido, Hindandi Gung Fu and Aikido.

Mike O'Leary
3751 Davie St.
Abbotsford B.C.
V2S 6E9

Abbotsford Isshin Ryu Karate Do
Phone: 604-864-7590
Email address: kakuredojo@shaw.ca