• Strength, Discipline, Community- Shorinkan Karate Canon City

      Our Traditional Shorinkan Karate Martial Arts program provides overall conditioning for men, women and children. Anyone can benefit from karate and martial arts training. Every class begins with a complete warm-up and stretching routine prior to moving into the core curriculum.  Each student trains and progresses at their own pace with personal attention from the instructor(s). Traditional karate has something to offer everyone and it is as unique as the individuals who study traditional Karate and Kobudo. The many aspects of martial arts training: self defense, self confidence, physical conditioning and self-discipline are all tailored to the individual needs of the student. The benefits of practicing traditional karate are to numerous to list here, and the full benefit of practicing martial arts are only realized after training and experiencing it yourself. Join us at the Shorinkan Family Karate dojo and begin your journey through traditional Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Karate.

      The style of karate taught in our dojo is Traditional Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Shorinkan, as developed hundreds of years ago in the village of Shuri, Okinawa. It is sometimes referred to as Kobayashi-Ryu. Shorin-ryu Karate has survived and been passed though the years due to it's highly effective self defense techniques. Approximately 80% of all karate systems in the world today were derived from the Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate system. This classical system of martial arts uses both hands and feet evenly for a well-rounded and balanced system of self defense.


    • Shorinkan Karate

      Canon City Karate,Shorin-ryu Karate,Shorinkan Karate,Self Defense, Karate, Shorinkan Family Karate

      Traditional Okinawan Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Karate. A comprehensive and practical form of self-defense, physical fitness, and mental well being.

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    • Lil' Dragons-Karate for kids

      Kids Karate, Karate Classes Canon City, Karate, Shorinkan Family Karate

      At Lil’ Dragon’s class, your 4-6 year old child will learn focus, self discipline and respect. It all takes place in a very safe, high energy, high fun and high kickin’ class.

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    • Okinawan Kobudo

      Karate, Weapons Classes, Kobudo, Canon City Karate, Shorinkan Family Karate

      Learn the timeless art of traditional weapons as practiced and taught by Hanshi Judan Shugoro Nakazato Sensei. The weapons we practice are the Bo, Nunchuku, Sai, Tonfa, Kama, and the Eaku.

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    • Our Instructors are Internationally Ranked

      Karate Canon City, Shorinkan Shorinryu Karate, Kids Karate, Adult Karate, Shorinkan Family Karate

      Our instructors are internationally ranked and certified black belts in Okinawan Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Karate. The success of our students is our number one priority! Our students not only learn the ancient and cherished art of karate and self-defense at our dojo, they learn critical skills to develop confidence, character, moral integrity, and leadership that will guide them through everyday life. This all starts with the highest level and quality of instruction.

    • A Traditional Method of Self Defense, Physical Fitness and Peace of Mind

      Okinawan Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Karate and Kobudo

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    • Upcoming events



      Christmas Holiday

      Merry Christmas 2022 and Happy New Year 2023! The dojo will be closed for holiday December 26th-29th, and January 2nd-5th. Classes resume January 9th.



      Presidents Day

      Holiday. NO CLASSES.



      Spring Break

      Spring Break!!! The dojo is closed March 13th-16th. Classes resume March 20th.

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