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About Itzik Itzhak Cohen
Itzik Cohen is Okinawan Karate & Kobudo teacher, practitioner and researcher.
In addition he specializes in Military Close-Combat and Self-Defence.
Head of Teishinkan 体心館 Okinawan Martial Arts School.
Active in Ryukyu Martial Arts Research 琉球武道研究.
Itzik was born in 1963, and has taught Karate for many years, having first engaged with Karate in the mid-1970s.
During his military service he took an active part in combined Forces operation of infantry and intelligence at the forefront of the battlefield. Later he served in the Directorate of Military Intelligence/Research Department (Aman)/Terrorism arena.
Itzik graduated in Software Engineering and worked in the High-Tech field. He joined a Startup Company as a Software Designer. Later he worked in IT Company as a project manager.
Itzik: “My practical experience in Infantry in addition to my skill in Terrorism arena Research, together with my profession in Software Engineering was definitely supported my work writing”.
In late 90th he began his research about Okinawan Martial Arts.
Itzik is official Representative of Kyudokan Kobayashi Shorin-ryu Karate 究道館小林流空手道 Headed by Soke Higa Minoru as well as member of Ryukyu-Kobudo Shimbukan 琉球古武道信武館 Headed by Soke Akamine Hiroshi.
He visits Higa Sensei and Akamine Sensei annually in Okinawa.
Itzik Cohen awarded the honorable title of - Writer of the Year - By “The International Ryukyu Karate Research Society” (IRKRS)/Patrick McCarthy Hanshi 9th Dan Director/December 2017.
Today Itzik dedicates his life to Okinawan Martial Arts.
Itzik: "One of my favorite’s expressions: The blossom does not symbolize the spring – It is spring”.