Purpose of MAPDA

To study, develop, and maintain the principles and teachings of the founder of Wado-Ryu Karate-Do & the Shintani Karate-Do based on honour, respect, loyalty, and humility. To further develop and institute the technical aspects of the Arts.


To adhere to the purpose of the association and to pass on knowledge to future generations through free and independent means.

Vision Statement

To promote our mandate and purpose to other martial arts through our actions and conduct. To promote the legacy of the respected founders.

Member Organizations of MAPDA

South Western Ontario Regional Wado Karate-Do clubs

Timmins Group