SHIMA KARATE SCHOOL - Parksville - Founder

Richard Marshall Sensei, Ph.D, Godan

Sensei Marshall was born in Toronto in 1946, and raised in Dundas Ontario. Upon completing grade 12, he worked for two years then traveled to Europe for a year staying and working mostly in England. Returning home he steeled into studying for a Stationary Engineering career. He joined the YMCA keep fit program and weight training for three more


SHIMA KARATE Instructors


Kurt Nordli Sensei, B.A. MCSE, Yondan

Sensei Kurt Nordli was born in New Zealand in 1962. He came to Canada in 1969 with his parents, and graduated from Ballenas High School in more


Brenda Nordli Sensei, Nidan

Sensei Brenda was born in 1962 in Berwin AB. Her family moved to Horne Lake shortly after that which is where she was raised. She met Sensei Kurt Nordli in high school and they got married shortly after more


Pat Audet Sensei, Sandan-ho

Pat Audet was born in Campbell River and started training in Goju Ryu karate in 1982. He moved to several locations with his job and trained in 5 different dojos on Vancouver more


Sempai Dustin Schulz, Nidan

I was born on April 17th, 1996 in Nanaimo,

Vancouver Island and have lived here my whole life. During my childhood I tried many different sports including soccer, dancing, baseball and basketball until I finally decided that Martial Arts were my more


Sempai Evan Milne, Nidan-ho

I was born on the 28th of December 2000. I went to elementary at Frank J Ney from kindergarten to grade 7.I got into karate when I was in grade 4; I was being bullied and my parents decided to put me into karate. I made a lot of good friends more


Sempai Richard Jane, Shodan

I was born in Sunderland, England from the ages 3-7 I went to a private school then during the summer of 2007 I moved to Nanaimo, Canada.I've lived Nanaimo for almost 10 years more


Sempai Katherine, 1st Kyu

Senpai Katherine (Lakusta) Good was born in Calgary in 1971.She spent most of her life in Alberta, in the rural community of more