What does Kiaido Ryu mean?

Through our unique approach to the martial arts, our internationally certified instructors are committed to building a strong foundation that enables all students to become their own masters in life. Our aim is to develop and enhance the positive qualities and tremendous potential hidden inside all students. To provide the keys and tools that eliminate fear and limited beliefs, and empower students to walk their own unique path in life, to lead a purposeful goal-oriented life.


means life force energy or universal energy. Through our martial arts training, we learn how to connect to this energy and tap into our own internal power. This develops our internal strength, removes limitations and barriers, and releases our potential.


stands for the importance of having harmony and balance in our lives. Understanding the philosophy of Yin and Yang we develop physical, mental and spiritual balance in all aspects of our lives.


is the Way, or Path to personal growth, fulfillment, and self mastery. Physical, mental, and spiritual growth, and raised consciousness are some of the ultimate goals and outcomes of following the martial Way.


is our group or family of martial arts schools. Kiaido Ryu has a strong emphasis on providing a positive and supportive family environment. This provides all our students with a support structure of mutual respect that empowers them to become all that they are capable of becoming.


Sun, Sep 24
10am Instructor Certification weekend Part 2 day 2
When Sun, Sep 24, 10am
Where Civic Centre Mary Street Thames (map)
Sat, Nov 11
10am 2 Day All ranks camp
When Sat, Nov 11, 10am
Where Kauaeranga Valley Christian Camp, 304 Kauaeranga Valley Rd, Thames 3577, New Zealand (map)
Fri, Dec 1
6pm Black Belt Grading
When Fri, Dec 1, 6pm
Where Thames High School, Sealey St, Thames 3500, New Zealand (map)
Sat, Dec 2
10am All rank grading day
When Sat, Dec 2, 10am
Where Thames High School, Sealey St, Thames 3500, New Zealand (map)