93 King Street West
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Troy Wideman (Head Instructor)
Troy Wideman has been training in the martial arts for over 27 years, since the age of 6. He has studied various martial arts including; judo, karate, kung fu, and holds various ranks in these arts.
Troy is currently a member of the Tactical Rescue Unit with a Regional Police Department. He is also a qualified Use Of Force Instructor who trains police officers in defensive tactics, firearms, judgement training and the use of force.
Troy has been training in the art of Ninpo for the past 18 years. In March of 1994, Troy had the priviledge and honour of meeting GrandMaster Shoto Tanemura. Upon training with Sensei , Troy was awed at the quality of Sensei's true Japanese Martial Arts and the strength of his spirit. He immediately asked for the priviledge of becoming a personal student of GrandMaster Tanemura. Troy has traveled to Japan extensively and has obtained the rank of 6th Dan (Kyoshi) in Genbukan Ninpo and 6th Dan in Kokusai Jujutsu.
Troy's dreams for the future are to continue to teach people the true traditional Japanese Martial Arts that the Genbukan Dojo has to offer and to continue his direct study under GrandMaster Tanemura.
Genbukan Ninpo 6th Dan (Kyoshi)
Kokusai Jujutsu 6th Dan
Hontai Takagi Yoshin Ryu Jujutsu Gokui Menkyo
Asayama Ichiden Ryu Tai Jutsu Okuden
Koto Ryu Shoden Menkyo
Gyokko Ryu Shoden Menkyo
Shinden Fudo Ryu Daken Taijutsu Shoden Menkyo
Tenshin Hyoho Kukishin Ryu Shoden Menkyo
Shinden Tatara Ryu Shoden Menkyo
Other Ranks and Certificates;
5 years personal disciple of GrandMaster Pan Quing Fu
Qualified Use of Force Instructor
Basic Tactical Course
ASP Baton Instructor
Tactical Pistol Instructor
Tactical Shotgun Instructor
Pepper Spray Instuctor
Range Safety Operator
Edged Weapons Instructor
Tactical Ground Control Instructor
Hostage Rescue Trained
Explosive Forced Entry Trained
Bujinkan Taijutsu 3rd Dan
Classes are held at 93 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
The class times for the dojo are Monday 8:00-10:00pm, Tuesday 8:30-10:00pm and Thursday 8-10pm.