Youth Karate

Shotokan’s Little Warriors - This program will aid toddlers with development of sensori-motor, cognitive and social-emotional skills in an active play environment. Functional play is key to social development and Sensei Funakoshi has many years of experience assisting toddlers build confidence, character, discipline, respect and focus in a fun non-competitive environment. New session starts May 25, 2019. Uniform order deadline May 16th. 

Day/Time: Saturday/9:00-9:20AM (New Students Age 2-3) - Mars Room

Day/Time: Saturday/9:30-10:00AM (New Students Age 4-5) - Studio 2

Day/Time: Saturday/10:00-10:30AM (Returning Students Age 4-5) - Studio 2

Price: $80 per session (New participants, includes uniform)

Price: $70 per session (Returning participants, does not include uniform)

Duration: 8 weeks

Special Offer ***Free Uniform included with Little Warriors' Class***

Shotokan Little Warrior's class will be lead by Instructor Sarah Hill


Beginner (1x per week) - Beginner classes are designed for individuals who are ready to progress to the next step. Students will learn a basic grasps, punches, stances and kicks. A minimum number of classes are required to test and obtain belt. Students are required to wear traditional karate uniform to all training sessions. Testing fee is required for materials and test administration.

Day/Time: Saturday/10:30-11:15AM - Studio 2

Membership Price: $60 per month

  • 50% sibling discount

Duration: On-going

Trial Session (free): 1st Saturday of each month. Click link to enroll in trial sessions.

 

Intermediate/Advance (3x per week) - Intermediate/Advance classes are tailored for those looking to push themselves to higher levels of Karate competition while maintaining Karate’s traditional roots. A minimum number of classes are required to test and obtain belt. Students will learn different variations of grasps, punches, stances and kicks. This class will build on basics taught in Beginner classes. Students are required to wear traditional karate uniform to all training sessions. Testing fee is required for materials and test administration.

Day/Time: Tuesday/5:30-6:15PM, Thursday/5:30-6:15PM & Saturday/11:00-11:45AM

Tue - Mars Room * Thurs - Mars Room * Sat - Studio 2

Membership Price: $85 per month

  • 50% sibling discount

Duration: On-going

Shotokan Testing and Evaluation A minimum number of classes are required to test and obtain belt. Testing fee is required for materials and test administration.

  • Testing will usually occur the last Saturday of every month.
  • You must attend a minimum number of trainings in order to be eligible to test.
  • All students will receive a stamp for each full class attended.
  • All students recieving a red stamp before a test date will be eligible to test:

            *10 classes for beginner(under full orange) students

            *15 classes for full orange and full blue

            *20 classes for full green and above

  • In addition, all class and testing fees must be current before students be allowed to test.

Saturday/12:00-3:00PM | Studio 1

Testing Fee: $20 per evaluation | Belt Fee: $5.00(non-discountable) | Karate Training Kit Fee: $17.99(non-discountable)

  • 50% sibling discount

Duration: On-going

About the Instructor:

Sensei Kevin Funakoshi is a certified Hachi Dan (8th Dan) under Black Belt Hall of Fame inductee and founder of Funakoshi Shotokan Karate Association (FSKA) Shihan Kenneth Funakoshi (cousin to the founder of Shotokan Karate, Gichin Funakoshi also known as the “Father of Modern Karate”).

Sensei Kevin Funakoshi started training in 1966 under Shihan Kenneth Funakoshi at the original Hawaii JKA dojo in Honolulu, Hawaii. Following the Funakoshi legacy as a Kumite and Kata Champion at the highest level of competition Sensei Kevin Funakoshi is now dedicated to bring out the maximum potential from the current generation of Karate students.


Uniform sizing chart

Uniform Order Form


For more information contact Sam Miller 281-483-0317 or samuel.l.miller@nasa.gov