Tasaki Hanshi 9th
Dan JKF Goju Kai,
Born in Tokyo, January 20th 1933 -
passed away on January 31, 2011
Tasaki Hanshi was one of the head Shihan in the early years of the All
Japan Karatedo Gojukai Yamaguchi-ha. See the following outline for his
1933 - January 20th -
Born in Tokyo Japan.
1950 - Begins
Karatedo training in High School
1951 - Joins the
Yamaguchi's Asakusa 'All Japan Karatedo Gojukai' Gojuryu Dojo
1952 - Grades to
Shodan in Yamaguchi Gojukai Gojuryu Karatedo.
1954 - Grades to
Nidan in Yamaguchi Gojukai Gojuryu Karatedo
1957 - Grades to
Sandan in Yamaguchi Gojukai Gojuryu Karatedo
1958 - Begins
teaching under Gogen Yamaguchi
1961 - Grades 4th Dan
and Jokyo Renshi license issued by Yamaguchi Gojukai
1963 April - Winner
of the 1st All Japan Karatedo Gojukai Shiai. 1st place being Shuji
Tasaki, 2nd place being Gonnohyoe Yamamoto, 3rd place being Mutsuo
Shimotoku and fourth place being Goshi Yamaguchi.
1964 - Shihan license
issued by Yamaguchi Gojukai
1965 May - The All
Japan Karatedo Gojukai hosts its 2nd Championship tournament in Wakayama
Prefecture Japan. First place winner being Hirano Osamu, 2nd place being
Shuji Tasaki [competing with a broken arm].
1965 - Grades to 5th
Dan in Yamaguchi Gojukai Gojuryu Karatedo
1966 - Shihan Kyoshi
license issued by Yamaguchi Gojukai
1970 - Grades to 6th
Dan JKF Gojukai
1972 - Founds
Seiwakai [JKF Gojukai] Gojuryu Karatedo
1974 - Continues
teaching Gojuryu Karatedo at his Dojo in Oshiage Tokyo Japan.
1974 - Appointed JKF
1975 - Grades to 7th
Dan, JKF Gojukai
1986 - Acquired the
grade JKF Gojukai 8th Dan
1986 - Acquires the
Shihan license of Hanshi.
Actively serves as
Gojukai Deputy Chief of Board of Directors, a Central Examiner and a
Manager of Kanto Region.
Tazaki fu il primo allievo in assoluto di Gogen Yamaguchi, fu l'allievo
più bravo e di fiducia con cui condivideva il Dojo in Giappone e tutte
le trasferte all'estero.
Yamaguchi gli attribuì persino il nome di "GOSHU" ritenendolo alla pari
di un figlio.
The five victors of the 1st All Japan Karate-Do Goju-Kai
Group Tournament held at Tokyo in 1963. (From left, Goshi 4th-dan,
Mutsuo Shumotoku 4th-dan, Shuji Tazaki 4th-dan, Gonnohyoe Yamamoto
4th-dan, and Hisatada Yabe 3rd-dan
Shuji Tazaki _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _1° classificato -
Gonnohyoe Yamamoto _ _ 2° classificato -
Mutsuo Shumotoku _ _ _ _3° classificato-
Goshi Yamaguchi_ _ _ _ _ _4° classificato