About

We are KYOSHINKAN, a traditional style dojo now located in Cartersville, Georgia under the direction of Sensei Lenny Jordan. Sensei Jordan founded KYOSHINKAN in Virginia in 1982.  KYOSHINKAN moved to Georgia in 2001.

Sensei Jordan began his training under Hanshi James Herndon, he also trained with Soke Shogo Kuniba and Shihan Tsutomu Watanabe. Sensei Jordan is a member of the organization of his Sensei, Kensei Kai Tsuru Ha Karate Do.

At KYOSHINKAN we teach the karate of Hanshi Herndon and Shihan Watanabe with many values learned from Shogo Kuniba.

Sensei Jordan affiliated KYOSHINKAN with the International Karate and Kobudo Union (IKKU). The IKKU is under the direction of Soke Joseph Ruiz. This connection has many schools in Georgia working together with other events, seminars and tournaments for students.

Under the KYOSHINKAI banner, there are schools located in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.