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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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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!

Croft Church of England Primary School

Croft Church Of England Primary School is a small, family feel school who believe in a holistic approach to education so health and well being feature highly in our curriculum offer.

CKI SCHOOL OF MARTIAL ARTS

FREE STYLE MARTIAL ART,SPORT KARATE KICKBOXING, WORLD CHAMPION INSTRUCTORS,CKI AWARDED QUEENS' AWARD , 4X NATIONAL FITNESS AWARDS WINNER.CATER OVER 4YRS AND ALSO SEPARATE MALE AND FEMALE CLASSES .WE HAVE ONE OF THE LARGEST FEMALE MEMBERSHIPS ,PRODUCER

Vital Martial Arts

Vital Martial Arts offers classes for ages from three years old up, covering Sport Karate, Freestyle Kickboxing, Forms, Weapons & Self Defence. Vital MA offers a FREE trial class for all our martial arts programmes.

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Loughborough Kofukan Karate

Coaching in Shitoryu & WKF Olympic-style sport karate by 6th dan World kumite & kata judge, DBS qualified, Sports Coach UK Insured. WKF is the IOC recognised body for karate in Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Club is member of English Karate Federation govern

Kibworth Karate

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

Partners

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

Partners

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