On May 15, we learned the sad news that Shihan Noriyuki Tanaka passed away.
Noriyuki Tanaka started his path in karate in 1977 in Osaka. In 1983, he was the winner in the heavyweight category at the Chiba Prefecture Tournament. In 1997, he became top four fighters at the All-Japan Tournament among veterans in the heavyweight category. Continue reading “Shihan Noriyuki Tanaka passed away”