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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).

Find Karate Activities Near You

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4ward sports

4ward Sports provide nurseries, schools and communities with qualified coaches to implement sporting opportunities.

Our objectives are simple; we want as many children involved in sport as possible.

4ward sports provide bubble football and archery t

Applied Traditional Shotokan Karate Association

Tradition Shotokan Karate Club with the main focus on traditional teaching and principles of the Art.

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.

Long Stratton 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.

North Walsham 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.

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.

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.

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.

GOYA Norwich - Multi-sport sessions for young people

GOYA Norwich - Multi-sport sessions for young people

FREE sport and physical activity sessions open to young people aged 14 - 20

GOYA Acle - Multi-sport sessions for young people

GOYA Acle - Multi-sport sessions for young people

FREE sport and physical activity sessions open to young people aged 14 - 19

GOYA Great Yarmouth - Multi-sport sessions for young people

GOYA Great Yarmouth - Multi-sport sessions for young people

FREE sport and physical activity sessions open to young people aged 14 - 25

GOYA Thetford - Multi-sport sessions for young people

GOYA Thetford - Multi-sport sessions for young people

FREE sport and physical activity sessions open to young people aged 14 - 19