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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

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

Make your Move

Tue, 06 Nov 2018

The greatest benefits to our physical and mental health comes when we go from doing no physical activity at all to doing just a little bit!

Kibworth Karate

We teach traditional Shotokan Karate in a welcoming and friendly environment, to help improve mental agility, focus, concentration, confidence and physical fitness.

Catmose Sports Centre

Catmose Sports Centre is a superb sports and fitness centre set in the grounds of Catmose College.

Active Rutland

Rutland Local Sport Alliance (LSA) commonly known as Active Rutland acts as a key group in enabling key partners in sport, active recreation, health and physical activity in Rutland

Partners

  • Safeguarding
    Blaby LSA
    NWL LSA
    O&W LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Melton LSA
    Charnwood LSA
    Harborough LSA
    Active Leicester
    Active Rutland
  • Equality Standard
    Active Partnerships
    Sport England
    H&B LSA

Partners

  • Equality Standard
    Melton LSA
  • Charnwood LSA
    Sport England
  • Blaby LSA
    Active Rutland
  • Harborough LSA
    O&W LSA
  • H&B LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Active Partnerships
    NWL LSA
  • Safeguarding
    Active Leicester