2014 International Kyusho Convention

IMG_2467November 7, 8 & 9, 2014

Azores Islands


The 14th annual
International Kyusho Convention:

And the 1st Annual Kyusho-Jutsu Kokusai Shihankai gathering

Special theme of the Bubishi - Blood and Nerve and also varied topics in Martial Arts

You can be a "Featured" or "Premier" instructor:

  • Register with 5 people and you are designated as a "Featured Instructor" (Kyusho Topic of your choice).
  • Register with 10 people and become a "Premier Instructor" you will get your hotel room free (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)... (3 instructional times for your choice of Kyusho related topics).

The International Kyusho Convention 2014 is this year in the beautiful Azores Island. It is the biggest Kyusho Event of  each year.

It is open to every style and organisation.

You learn the art of Kyusho from Masters and Instructors from around the world as well as network with Kyusho Enthusiasts worldwide.

Founded in 2001 this course is for Kyusho Enthusiasts of all styles and organizations for Instruction, Training, Demonstrations and Networking with Kyusho Practitioners from around the world... there is something for everyone!

This is an exclusive training and certification program that teaches you in 3 critical ways:

  • You will
    learn to access the human nervous system to cause physical dysfunction and affect the opponents level of consciousness.
  • Learn quickly as the program brings you to a new level of skill and understanding to fit you personally and your style.
  • Learn
    efficiency as strength, size and speed are not the goal.  We teach you the weaker anatomical structures of the human body and how to access them correctly, even under stress.
  • Also learn
    Healing methods for you to help Family and Friends... complete your understanding!
  • Learn Safely
    with over 50 sessions to choose from and geared to the individual!

Join people from over 30 countries all  for this incredible event!


Special Rate Packages:

Well Ricardo just emailed me a package price... 6 nights in the Azores with air and hotel... only $699 USD.

Where in the world can you go for that little, I hope you can take advantage...contact: bookings@yazores.com 





João Paulo II in Ponta Delgada - S. Miguel - Azores Islands (Airport Code: PDL)







Instructor Designations and Class topics:   more added soon

 EP - Evan Pantazi   GR - Gary Rooks   JR - Joao Ramalho  MM- Manfred Meilner
 RC - Ricardo Castro   HW - Hermann Wodtli   PP - Peter Pinard   DO - Daniel Obon

Friday November 7, 2014

Schedule subject to change
  Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
15:00-15:45 PM  JR - Kyusho in Tekki Shodan   RC - Kyusho in Aikido  DO - Kyusho BJJ
16:00-16:45 PM  GR - Nerve Attack 1    
17:00-17:45 PM  EP - Tactical Kyusho Application    
18:00-18:45 PM   PP - Kyusho in Drunken Boxing  HW - Kyusho in Shotokan  MM - NLP
19:00-20:00 PM

KI Private Affiliate Sessions SG,TI,CI


Saturday November 8, 2014

  Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
09:30-10:00 AM Check In Check In Check In
10:00-10:45 AM  PP - Kyusho in Ba Qua  RC - Energy Work  MM - ???
11:00-11:45 AM  EP - Kyusho Fighting    
12:00-13:00 PM  Lunch Break  ---  ---
13:00-13:45 PM GR - Nerve Attack 2    
14:00-14:45 PM      
15:00-15:45 PM  PP- Kyusho Breath  HW - Kyusho in Shotokan  DO - Kyusho Kickboxing
16:00-16:45 PM  RC - Kyusho Krav Maga  JR - Decoding Karate Kata 1*  MM - ???
17:00-18:00 PM      
18:00-19:00 PM

KI Private Affiliate Sessions CI


Sunday November 9, 2014

  Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
09:30-10:00 AM Check In Check In Check In
10:00-10:45 AM  EP - Kyusho Knife   Testing
Kyusho International
11:00-11:45 AM  GR - Nerve Attack 3   Testing
Kyusho International
12:00-13:00 PM  Lunch Break  ---  ---
13:00-13:45 PM  DO - Kyusho TKD    JR - Decoding Karate Kata 2* Testing
Kyusho-Jutsu Kokusai Shihankai
14:00-14:45 PM  HW - Kyusho in Shotokan   Testing
Kyusho-Jutsu Kokusai Shihankai
15:00-15:45 PM Awards & Demonstrations, 2014 IKC plans
16:00 ... Session for Group Photos and Social Gathering
 * KI affiliates Only  ** KI - CI only    


IKC Azores


Why register early???

  • Book early Hotels sometimes fill up quickly!
  • By registration until October 1, 2012 and save money, an additional fee will be added after the October 1st date.

Waiver of Liability: By enrolling and participating in this course you acknowledge and accept the     following terms and conditions:
All physical manipulations of the body can be potentially hazardous. Attendance at this Seminar requires Hands-On training with other participants.  I, the below signed, release: Evan Pantazi, Kyusho International Inc. and all Instructors and agencies associated with this event in any capacity, from any and all liability, that may incur as a result of my willing participation at this event. I also release to Kyusho International Inc, the permission to use my image in any video or picture reproductions.

I understand that by registering online I agree to these Conditions.  (If under 18 years of age, a special form must be signed by a parent or legal guardian).


Also in consideration of my engagement as a model, upon the terms herewith stated, I hereby give to Kyusho International ® it’s officers, legal representatives and assigns, those for whom Kyusho International ® is acting, and those acting with his/her authority and permission:

a) the unrestricted right and permission to copyright and use, re-use, publish, and republish photographic portraits, pictures or video representations of me or in which I may be included intact or in part, composite or distorted in character or form, without restriction as to changes or transformations in conjunction with my own or a fictitious name, or reproduction hereof in color or otherwise, made through any and all media now or hereafter known for illustration, art, promotion, advertising, trade, or any other purpose whatsoever.

b) I also permit the use of any printed material in connection therewith.

c) I hereby relinquish any right that I may have to examine or approve the completed product or products or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in conjunction therewith or the use to which it may be applied.

d) I hereby release, discharge and agree to save harmless to Kyusho International ® it’s officers, legal representatives and assigns, those for whom Kyusho International ®, and all persons functioning under his/her permission or authority, or those for whom he/she is functioning, from any liability by virtue of any blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form whether intentional or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in the taking of said picture or in any subsequent processing thereof, as well as any publication thereof, including without limitation any claims for libel or invasion of privacy.

e) I hereby affirm that I am over the age of majority and have the right to contract in my own name. I have read the above authorization, release and agreement, prior to its execution; I fully understand the contents thereof. This agreement shall be binding upon me and my heirs, legal representatives and assigns.  Any and all litigation will be held and or prosecuted under and in the legal jurisdiction of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, USA.


Costs of IKC (3 days):

  • At Door - 280€
  • Early Discount 1 - Until day 30 April, 2014  - 230€
  • Early Discount 2 - Until day 31 August, 2014 - 250€ (groups of 10 or more 200€)
  • Groups of more them 10 - 200€ each (Payment must be received by 31 August, 2014)


Bank for international transfers

Iban nr. PT 50003506270007786990089
And the Swift code is CGDIPTPL



Tests will be available for all levels

All Certifying Instructor Test fees must be paid in full prior to testing at the IKC.

Kyusho Testing



Please check with your local governments



Ricardo Castro:  castroterapeuta@gmail.com


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