International Isshin-ryu Karate Association

Welcome to the website of the International Isshin-ryu Karate Association. It is our goal to be a comprehensive resource for all practitioners of Isshin-ryu. Here, you will find insight into the I.I.K.A. and its operation along with information pertaining to the world of Isshin-ryu: history, notable practitioners, significant influences, philosophy, kata, kobudo, and other unique aspects. We strive to provide information and training ideas for our I.I.K.A. membership, while also being a resource for any practitioner no matter what the experience level or affiliation.


J.C. Burris | Board Chairman, I.I.K.A.