Kyokushin Budo Karate Shakai Honbu is pleased to announce that Sempai Kanhaka Illukwella (1st Dan) has been appointed as a Dojo Operator of Colombo-south, Sri Lanka.
On behalf of the entire Kyokushin Budo Karate Shakai members, welcome to our Kyokushin family. Osu!
Sempai Kanchaka Illukwella(1st Dan)Colombo-south, Sri Lanka
Sempai Kanchaka Illukwella started Kyokushin Karate in 2002 at the Colombo headquarters Dojo and he is a direct student of Shihan Prasanna Fernando. He was an active member since then and has given a massive contribution to the development of the Sri Lankan branch. He was appointed as General Secretary in 2009 for the Kyokushin-kan Sri Lankan branch.
In 2014, he attended the Shodan examination and obtained his Shodan.
Currently, Sempai Kanchaka is assisting Sempai Nalaka Lasantha(chief Instructor) at the Colombo Dojo as an assistant instructor and recently established a new Dojo in Homagama.
On 7th of March 2020, Sempai Kanchaka Illukwella appointed as official Dojo Operator of Colombo-south branch, Sri Lanka under Kyokushin Budo Karate Shakai International, United Kingdom.
We wish him success and we hope he will continue to work hard to develop Kyokushin Karate in Colombo branch. Osu!