Welcome to the Washington Isshinryu Society. We have been training and sharing the benefits of martial arts, and a healthy lifestyle for over forty years. W.I.S. is staffed by volunteer, experienced, instructors, who have dedicated their lives to sharing the power of martial arts with the community. All of our instructors are black belts, with no less than fifteen years of training experience. We offer classes at 4 locations to accommodate your needs. Regardless of your age or level of experience, we have a program that will benefit you.
At W.I.S., we not only teach technique, we build character through inner strength, courage, vision, respect, and discipline. Health is a top priority. The spiritual side of martial arts is not ignored.
Come in for a free tour! We offer a patient, supportive atmosphere.
We have four locations in the following locations: Auburn, WA Puyallup, WA Twisp, WA and the Big Island, Hawaii.
The Auburn/Enumclaw dojo is located at 39304 200th Avenue SE, Auburn, WA 98092. Classes are held from Monday and Wednesday 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Our black belt instructors are also available for individual instruction. We have a dedicated dojo in a country setting, a short drive from Auburn or Enumclaw.
For a tour of the facility and classes call:
- Sensei Jim Froemke: 360 825-7273
- Sensei Kahori Fair: 253 740-4950
The Puyallup dojo is located at the Fruitland Grange, 11102 86th Ave. E., Puyallup, WA 98371. Classes are Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The Puyallup dojo is staffed by experienced black belts who dedicates their time to advance the students through the karate ranks.
For a free tour of our facility call: 253 381-8428
- Sensei: Dale Heidal
- Sensei: Jeff Talkington
- Sensei: Dan O'Leary
Sensei Kraig Mott has established a dojo in Twisp, WA dedicated to furthering the art of Isshinryu Karate in the community of Twisp, WA and surrounding areas. To contact Sensei Kraig Mott for classes:
- Sensei Kraig Mott, KraigMott@hotmail.com.
Master George Shin, the founder of W.I.S,, divides his time between the Big Island, Hawaii and Washington. Master George Shin gives instruction in karate, fitness, and nutrition from his home dojo at:
66-1743 Alanneo Street; P.O. Box 437832
Kamuela, HI 96743.
Phone: 253 255 4901; or 808 890 3211
W.I.S. can assist students with any uniform and training supplies needed. See your instructor at your school for more details.