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Adult Karate

Welcome to Adult Karate Club. The University of Calgary Karate Club teaches practical defensive strategies against habitual acts of violence within the tradition of old style Okinawan karate (Koryu Uchinadi Kenpo-jutsu).Training provides excellent whole-body physical conditioning and functional/realitybased self-defense. This 14 week program focuses on brown through black belt levels.

This club is part of Bunbukan Karate and more information can be found on the club website www.bunbukan.ca.

Self-defence Club

Comprehensive study of martial arts (self-defence) methods and techniques.  Rigorous training will expose participants to: Learning martial arts postures, block, kicks, punches, throws, locks, shouts and breathing techniques as well as legal/moral implications.

Instructor:  Gregory Tarkowski (Certified Black Belt of Full Contact Karate with 38 years of experience).

Youth Karate

This program teaches practical defensive strategies against habitual acts of violence within the tradition of classical Okinawan karate (Koryu Uchinadi Kenpo-jutsu). The program uses both modern and ancient pedagogical principles to develop the exceptional coping strategies and characteristics of our students. Highly prized virtues of our students include: courtesy, humility, effort, focus, patience, perseverance & courage. This is an excellent family program and parent-child participation is strongly encouraged.