Our mission is to provide a safe place where students from all backgrounds and abilities can learn a martial art.
'Seven Times Down - Eight Times Up'
Adult beginners are invited to come and train in the following classes, where you will be helped...
Our Junior Class (8+ years of age) is going from strength to strength, we can already see many...
Our Little Samurai Class is for 4* to 8 year olds and is aimed at getting young children in to...
There are a number of different martial arts and clubs available locally, but with over 200 members we feel we have a lot to offer.
All of our instructors are qualified black belts with many years of experience. Our Chief Instructor for The Honbu, Paul Hacker has over 25 years experience and is currently a 6th Dan. The club also has instructors and students ranging from 1st to 4th Dan black belts.More info
Our syllabus is varied and the techniques we learn, practise and perform have been honed over many years.
Whilst students are able to enter competitions, our focus is very much on techniques that will work in the real world.
Very few styles of Karate can call themselves 'complete' but this is an honour bestowed on Washinkai by the Japan Karate Federation.
You will learn locks, holds, throws, ground work as well as stricking, kicking and punching.