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This is a beginner’s course in Shorin Ryu Kyudokan Karate of the famous Higa Family School in Okinawa Island, Japan, the birthplace of Karate. This is a traditional style of karate handed-down by the forefathers of the art in Okinawa from generation to generation. This course will cover basic strikes, blocks, punches, forms, and self defense applications designed for the beginners, giving you an opportunity to explore the essence of Okinawan karate-do. This will help you in developing of mind, body and spirit through the traditional Okinawan training methods in a respectful, non-violent environment

Please note:

  • Optional Uniform: You can purchase a pure white Karate Uniform from any martial art supplies store.

WEA Hunter offers a wide variety of Lifestyle & Leisure courses at various locations throughout Newcastle and the Hunter Region.
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