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SHURI KARATE DOJO

Traditional Okinawan Karate School
in the Chicago area.
Classical tradition, preserving yesterday,
learning from today,
researching for tomorrow.

Established 1986

Basic Etiquette & Dojo Rules

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'Rei' a bow of respect

In any traditional karate dojo, etiquette is of paramount importance, it is essential to observe a few key points to insure that the dojo is a safe environment for people to train.

If everyone knows what is expected of them, there will be less time wasting during the lessons explaining everything and more time to do what we're all here for: Karate.

Below is the 'basic' dojo etiquette of our dojo.

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