Participants learn the traditional art of Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate. You will learn the basics of Karate, blocking and striking, as it is still taught in Okinawa today. Students will also learn discipline, self-confidence and how to defend themselves. Class is done barefoot.
Beginner Karate is for students who are age 6-10 with no previous training
Advanced Karate is for students age 10 and up
Parents and their children age 10 and up can be in Advanced Karate together.
New students: Wear loose comfortable clothing. If you decide to pursue the sport after your first full session, you will need to purchase a gi (uniform). Peter will provide more information in class. No new students will be accepted after first 2 weeks of program.
Due to the popularity of the program, Rocky Hill residents will be given preference. Non residents can sign up for the September session beginning September 1 if space is available.
Instructor: Master Sensei Peter Pekrul, 10th degree black belt with over 30 years of teaching experience