Natsuoka Karate


Michael McCarthy Head Instructor, Natsuoka Karate

Michael McCarthy
Head Instructor, Natsuoka Karate

Sensei Michael McCarthy is a respected instructor and competent practitioner. He holds a 6th Degree Black Belt in Wado Kai Karate and has been teaching since 1995. In addition to training in Japan he has had the privilege of practicing several styles of karate and other Japanese martial arts across Canada and internationally.Sensei McCarthy has completed the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP Level I and II for Karate) and is the former head instructor of Ryerson University’s Karate Program (2003-2010).

Outside of the dojo, Mr. McCarthy is a business executive in the Technology Sector. A transformational business operator, he also provides leadership at the board level of varied organizations. He holds four academic degrees in addition to several professional certifications and has taught Venture Capital Finance at McMaster University’s DeGroote School of Business.

Sensei McCarthy may be reached through email: or telephone: 416-895-3600.