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Shihan Kyle Gewecke of the Gillette, Wyoming Shorin-Ryu dojo was high-lighted by the Gillette New Record teaching some young martial artists at Lakeview Elementary School. Shihan Gewecke began his martial arts career at the University of Wyoming when he was introduced to traditional karate in a Beginning Karate class taught in the Department of Physical Education. After starting the class, he joined the UW Campus Shorin-Ryu Karate and Kobudo Club and trained until he graduated from the University. Following graduation he contiuned his studies in traditional martial arts by teaching adults and children in Gillette, Wyoming, scheduling martial arts clinics for his Gillette students, and attending other martial arts clinics at the Casper, Wyoming dojo, the University of Wyoming and also at the Juko Kai International Headquarters in New Braunfels, Texas. Shihan Gewecke is considered one of the top martial arts instructors in Shorin-Ryu Karate (Seiyo-Kai).