About Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do

The Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate-Do school was founded by Renshi Geoffrey Gaudoin in 1986. The dojo was one of the first martial arts schools established in Orlando, Florida, and has operated at the same location for over 25 years.

Renshi Gaudoin started training in karate in 1974 and currently holds the rank of Roku-dan, 6th degree black belt in the Matsubayashi (Shorin) style. He is a certified Amateur Athlete Union (A.A.U.) Karate Referee and a National Certified A.A.U. Coach. This dojo is affiliated with the United States Matsubayashi-Ryu Karate-Do Federation, founded by Shihan Mike Ritter.


Renshi Geoffrey Gaudoin, 6th Dan
Owner and Head Instructor