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Isshinryu Karate Academy

Our classes are geared toward helping the student develop their karate to their highest level. At least two adult black belt instructors will perform the instruction and training each evening. Although taught in a class environment, each student receives personal instruction at every class. Students move at their own pace with the instructors monitoring their advancement.

Adult Classes

Mondays 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Wednesdays 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Thursdays 7:30PM - 9:00PM

Monday classes are for all levels of students, with the class emphasis on basic techniques, kata and self-defense. The pace is a bit faster during this class. Wednesday is devoted to beginners to help them with basic techniques. More time is taken going over various moves, positions and transitions. The pace is not quite as fast as on Monday's class, with the emphasis on strong techniques. Thursday is the advanced class. Students that are green belt and above may attend. Advanced techniques are showcased. Kata, self-defense, weaponry and free fighting are emphasized.

Children Classes

Tuesdays 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Saturdays 11:00AM - 12:30PM

Our children's classes are devoted to developing our children mentally and physically. First they will learn physical fitness exercises, which are followed by basic self-defense and karate techniques. The program is very safe with an emphasis on respect, discipline and controlled practice. Beginners are taught for 50 minutes and advanced children for one hour and a half. Because of the care it takes to give the children proper instruction, there are at least two instructors at each class. The recommend age for children starting karate lessons at the Isshinryu Karate Academy is 7-11 years old.

Open Classes

Saturdays 12:30PM - 3:00PM

On Saturdays there is an open practice session for all students to get additional practice. Black belt instructors are available to assist with individual training.