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Karate is a striking martial art

An Overview of Karate

Karate is a martial art developed on the Ryukyu Islands in what is now Okinawa, Japan. Karate is predominantly a striking art using punching, kicking, knee strikes, elbow strikes and open hand techniques. Karate can be practiced as an art, sport, or as self defense training. Karate training is commonly divided into kihon (basics or fundamentals), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).

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Norwich Karate (Sewell Park College Sports Centre)) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

Norwich Karate (Sewell Park College Sports Centre)) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

Norwich Karate (Eileen Ash Sports Hall / Hewett Academy - Eastern Shotokan Association

Norwich Karate (Eileen Ash Sports Hall / Hewett Academy - Eastern Shotokan Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

Norwich Karate (Recreation Road Sports Centre) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

Norwich Karate (Recreation Road Sports Centre) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

Sprowston Community High School

Sprowston Community High School

We provide school facilities for wider community use during evenings, weekends and school holidays, when not being used by our students.

Norwich Karate (City Academy Norwich) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

Norwich Karate (City Academy Norwich) - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

Home School / Educated Karate - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

Home School / Educated Karate - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard. We provide 2 classes each week for children who are home educated.

The Dojo - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Dojo - Eastern Shotokan Karate Association

The Eastern Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA) is a professional karate association who are dedicated to teaching traditional Shotokan Karate to the very highest standard.

The Dojo is the largest purpose built Martial Arts facility in East Anglia.

UEA Sportspark

UEA Sportspark

Sportspark originally opened its doors for the first time in 2000. Funded primarily by the Lottery and Sports England it has become one of the most successful community sport facilities in the UK.