We welcome new students, individuals, and families from all walks of life to join our Traditional Okinawan Karate & Self-Defense program. Students will learn a well-developed and organized style of Okinawan Karate: Shinki-Ryu (translation: Humble Spirit Way) in an encouraging, motivating, noncompetitive, and fun atmosphere. Lead instructor, Christopher “Chief” Spare, 6th Degree/Kyoshi, and his instructors, will train students in the techniques of this unique ancient Martial Art that can be applied to real world situations today, while building their self-confidence, self-discipline, physical strength and fitness, and overall mental toughness. Chris served honorably in the US Marine Corps and has over 30 years of law enforcement experience. This is an ongoing program that provides participants the option to progress through skill and belt ranking. Learn martial arts in this non-competitive, fun, high-energy environment. Open to participants age 6 and older of all levels of abilities, family participation is encouraged. There will be no class on November 22nd and 24th.