Karate is a martial art, or fighting method, involving a variety of techniques, including blocks, strikes, evasions, throws, and joint manipulations. Karate practice is divided into three aspects: kihon (basics), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).
Try Karate for Free! Thursday, March 5, 5:30-7:30 pm at North Jefferson multipurpose building. Those interested in karate are given the opportunity to get on the mat and try karate for the first time - AT NO COST! Basic instruction will be provided. The first hour will focus on youth instruction, and the second hour will focus on adult instruction.
Participants will need to wear socks, athletic shorts, and a comfortable shirt. All other equipment will be provided.
American Style Shotokan Karate
Class focuses on kihon and kata with some for kumite. A karate gi can be purchased at a martial arts supply store or from the class instructor. Age range for the Youth class is 5 to 10 years old, while 11 and older should sign up for the Regular class.
Registration Deadline: 1 week prior to start
*Late Fee: $35
Senseis: Tom and Darren
|907412-1A||Youth Karate||Jan 8 - Feb 9, 2020||5:30-6:25 pm|
|907412-2A||Youth Karate|| Feb 26 - April 8, 2020
|907412-3A||Youth Karate|| April 15 - May 20, 2020
|907412-4A||Youth Karate|| July 29 - Sept 9, 2020
|907412-5A||Youth Karate||Sept 18 - Oct 30, 2019||5:30-6:35 pm|
|907412-6A||Youth Karate||Nov 6 - Dec 18, 2019||5:30-6:25 pm|
|907412-1D||Regular Karate||Jan 8 - Feb 19, 2020||6:30-7:25 pm|
|907412-2D||Regular Karate|| Feb 26 - April 8, 2020
|907412-3D||Regular Karate||April 15 - May 20, 2020||6:30-7:25 pm|
|907412-4D||Regular Karate|| July 29 - Sept 9, 2020
|907412-5D||Regular Karate||Sept 18 - Oct 30, 2019||6:30-7:25 pm|
|907412-6D||Regular Karate||Nov 6 - Dec 18, 2019||6:30-7:25 pm|
Program Manager: Angie Toebben - 573-634-6491