Please note we are currently teaching from our private home dojo (see note below).
Classes are by appointment only.
Private Lessons & Personalized Training.
Experience the benefit of private lessons and personalized training sessions tailored to your unique needs. Our instructors work closely with you, addressing specific challenges and goals, ensuring focused guidance and accelerated progress in your Okinawan karate journey.
Fully qualified & insured instructors.
Rest assured, our instructors are not only highly skilled but also fully qualified and insured professionals. Your safety and learning experience are our top priorities, and our certified instructors bring years of expertise to the dojo.
Focus on Discipline, Culture & Respect.
Our dojo places a strong emphasis on discipline, culture, and respect. Beyond physical techniques, you'll learn the value of self-discipline, respect for others, and an understanding of the cultural roots of Okinawan karate, fostering a holistic development approach.
Instructor trained & graded in Japan.
Our instructor has undergone rigorous training and grading in Japan and Okinawa, the birthplace of karate. This authentic training ensures that you receive teachings deeply rooted in traditional Okinawan karate, preserving the integrity and authenticity of the art.
Membership to an international group.
By joining our dojo, you become part of a global community of martial artists. Membership grants you access to an international network, allowing for cultural exchange, mutual learning, and the opportunity to participate in events worldwide.
Regular gradings with a free belt.
Progression is essential in karate, and we conduct regular gradings to assess your skills and award well-deserved promotions. Plus, we offer a free belt with each successful grading, symbolizing your dedication and achievement in the art.
Internationally recognized instructors.
Our instructors are recognized globally for their expertise. Training under their guidance not only enhances your skills but also earns you recognition in the international martial arts community.
Self-defense techniques that really work.
Learn practical self-defense techniques that are proven to be effective in real-life situations. Our training equips you with the knowledge and skills to protect yourself and others, instilling confidence and a sense of security.
Instructors have decades of experience.
Benefit from the wealth of experience our instructors bring to the dojo. With decades of practice and teaching, they offer valuable insights, mentorship, and expert guidance, enriching your karate journey.
Authentic style traditional private dojo.
Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of an authentic, traditional private dojo. Our training space reflects the true essence of Okinawan karate, providing a serene and focused environment where you can hone your skills and deepen your understanding of the art.
"Old-school" Karate Mind, Body & Spirit.
Embrace the traditional values of karate that emphasize the unity of mind, body, and spirit. Our training methods encompass not just physical techniques but also mental and spiritual aspects, fostering a balanced and harmonious development of your entire being.
Karate is a journey that never truly ends. In our dojo, we promote a culture of life-long learning, encouraging continuous self-improvement and exploration of the art. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced practitioner, there's always something new to discover and learn in our supportive and dynamic environment.
We do not accept all applications for membership. Our dojo follows the older Okinawan tradition of training from a small home based dojo. We have a selective student intake on a periodic basis. Traditional training is typically limited to small, dedicated groups of students, who are seeking to achieve a high level of disciplined, skills and values. Therefore preserving the culture and foundation of our art.
Note for experienced martial artists: This is a private dojo that is not open to visitors without first gaining permission to train. The dojo exists to take beginners from white belt onwards. It does not cater to experienced martial artists looking for one-off training or transferring from another style.