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Whether you’re a karate novice or you’ve practised karate before, this course is suitable for all levels. 

AKA Combat Karate has its roots in traditional Shotokan Karate however we cross-train, therefore many elements of martial arts are included (striking, kicking, throwing and grappling). The training covers technique, pad work, forms and street self-defence. Karate will help to develop; awareness, confidence, power, speed and co-ordination. 

Karate has lots of other benefits too; it helps to develop patience, courage, self-confidence and self-control (among many more) and will have a positive effect on both your body and mind.

You also can compete in combat karate tournaments and Olympic style karate (WKF). There is no stress on competition; it’s entirely up to the participant if they want to compete. 

*Termly or Annual Course options available

9 weeks (Termly) or 23 Weeks (Annually)

Key information

Course duration: 5 weeks Summer Term
Day and times: Mondays, 8pm-9pm or Thursdays, 7pm-8pm
Instructor: Steve Goodhand, founder of Satori Martial Arts.
Steve has been practising the art of karate for over 25 years and is 4th Dan.
Location: Studio 2, SportBU
Book via: Website

Price

£63 Term Time Price, £84 Annual Price
What to wear: Suitable sporting attire

Summer Term details

Start date:  W/C 25 April 2022
Finish date: W/C 23 May 2022

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