4th Dan “Yondan” Black Belt
Instructor, Surrey YMCA
He holds an ISKF Official Judge “B” Certification.
Sensei Harjas started his training in 1990 with JKA in India and is now with ISKF. He is training under Sensei Robert Lashin and loves to teach his junior students. He actively participates in Local, National and International tournaments.
Achievements and Awards:
3rd in Kumite at 1996 JKA of India Nationals (junior)
2nd in Kumite at 2007 ISKF Provincials
1st in Kumite at 2009 Sensei Nakayama Mem. Tournament in Denver
3rd in Team Kumite at 2009 & 2010 ISKF Canadian Nationals
1st in Kumite and 2nd in Kata at 2010 ISKF Provincials. Awarded Best Male Athlete of the year
2nd in Kumite & Kata at 2011 ISKF Provincials
1st in Kumite at 2012 ISKF Provincials
3rd in Individual Kumite at 2012 ISKF Canadian Nationals
3rd in Team Kumite at 2012 ISKF Canadian Nationals
2nd in Team Kumite at 2012 ISKF World Shoto Cup in Cebu, Philippines.
1st in Kumite and 3rd in Kata at 2013 ISKF Provincials.
2nd in Team Kata and Team Kumite at 2013 ISKF Canadian Nationals in Halifax.
1st in Kumite and 2nd in Kata at 2014 ISKF Provincials. Awarded Best Male Athlete of the year.
1st “Gold Medal” in Team Kumite and 2nd in Team Kata at 2014 ISKF Canadian Nationals in Calgary, Alberta.
3rd in Team Kumite at 2014 ISKF Pan-American Championship in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
1st in Kumite and 2nd in Kata at 2015 ISKF Provincials. Awarded Best Male Athlete of the year.
3rd in Individual Kumite, 2nd in Team Kumite and 2nd in Team Kata at 2015 ISKF Canadian Nationals in Quebec city. 1st in team Kumite at Canada-USA goodwill tournament at 2015 Canadian Nationals
He has also placed in many local WKF tournents.