Traditional Shotokan Karate Ryu (TSKR) has been providing high-quality tuition since the Association was formed in 2006. Everyday, TSKR strive to provide you with friendly service and the best martial arts experience in Norfolk, UK.
We only have the best people teaching who share our passion for karate. At the top of our school is Terry Wittkopp 5th Dan (Sensei) who has been involved in Karate and other martial arts for over 26yrs. It is with his experience and forward thinking TSKR is able to maintain the best standards in karate with its students and Instructors. Having trained with some of the most senior and orthodox karate-ka in the world, he has solid experience and grades to share.
His Karate lineage can be traced back to the masters and he continues to teach Kanazawa Shotokan Ryu taught to him by John Van Weenen 8th Dan and Hirokazu Kanazawa 10th Dan himself. His training and learning continues with passion.
TSKR provides authentic martial arts training and also offer sport karate for those wishing to compete. Seminars, Grading, Outdoor training events and also has an enthusiastic squad team training and competing regularly.
TSKR has access to international Instructors from Japan, America & Europe & can teach weaponry (kobudo) and offer personal tuition in all aspects of martial arts.
TSKR and its Instructors/Officials are affiliated to NAKMAS NGB. They are fully insured, DBS Checked and trained in coaching skills for young & old.
We are approved by MASA Martial Arts Standards Agency & a learning destination for Norfolk Children's University.
TSKR is also affiliated to FEKO Federation English Karate Organisation and therefore affiliated to WUKF World Union Karate Federation & UWK United World Karate
Karate is a martial art which develops and enhances both physical and mental abilities regardless of age. Karate classes cater for the young and the mature student. Karate is tailored to meet your ability and can enhance other areas of your life in school, work and socially.
Our team of experienced instructors have the ability to teach all age groups and abilities.
All instructors are Fully DBS Checked Fully Insured and trained to a high level. All instructors are sympathetic and understanding to everyones needs.
TSKR train competitors regularly and have a dedicated team to help those wishing to pursue Karate as a competitive sport.
TSKR have one of the best pricing structures available. We offer Family & Student Discounts, making Karate affordable to for everyone on a budget.
We offer a free no obligation taster session at all our clubs and classes. We want your first experience to be a happy one.
TSKR have a "no hidden costs" policy and all costs are freely available to view.
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TSKR supports students who are using Karate to gain awards in GCSE Karate and The Duke of Edinburgh Awards and does not have official recognition from the Dept of Education or HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.