"When a student comes through our doors we look at how we can improve them and make them better. We are not concerned with numbers and do not treat the club as a business. We do not charge as much as others but the richness of improving others is far more rewarding," Dave Wilkins 8th Dan
Shotokan is regarded worldwide as the most dynamic martial art ever to come out of Japan. It is known for fast and powerful techniques that contribute to make it a fantastic form of self defence. It is the original "mixed martial art" with all elements of attack and defensive techniques.
But the strongest aspect of Karate is the development of a positive, strong and confident character.
A very successful Olympic sport in Tokyo in 2021, Karate has never been more popular. Leicester karate club has internationally renowned teachers who have trained in Japan for many years and have a strong passion for the art and an enjoyment in teaching new students.
Too hot to train all the time in uniforms (30+ degs) but still trained hard and well...
Deviki, Sofija, Mareks, Lauren, Jorge, myself, Mika, Pablo, Junko, Alejandro, Luiz, Rolo, Luli, Fedrico and Edith
Been to Tokyo a few times and Mount Fuji normally hidden behind clouds...! Taken by Sofija from the train leaving Fuji area
Been to Tokyo a few times and Mount Fuji normally hidden behind clouds...!
Shabhir, Stefan, Tim, Mark, Rob, Jo, Mike, Jade, Gary, Alison and Lauren. Good class, good atmosphere, good sochin!
International course with seniors from Uruguay, Canada, UK, Argentina and India
25th June 2023 Lauren passes 6th Dan. Also Dara Dhesi and Ben England (1st Dan) and Jade England 3rd Dan
At the base of the stairs leading into the dojo is a short history of the club from its roots in 1946 to present day...