'Where everyone develops character'

  • Junior classes help kids aged 6-12 to build character and confidence, have fun and learn to stay safe.  We focus on speed and coordination, emphasising play.

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  • Give your child aged 13 to 17 the gift of confidence, leadership, respect, focus & discipline with our Kids classes. We focus on speed and coordination.

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  • For those 18 years+ we combine fitness for health & wellness. Learn self-defense for safety. Improve fitness & flexibility. Make new friends and build speed and power.

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  • Email: bristolshotokan@gmail.com

    • Bristol Karate Centre

      'Where everyone develops character' 

      Shotokan with the Japan Karate Association - Keeper's of Karate's Highest Traditions

       BE SAFE  -  HAVE FUN


      Juniors aged 6-12     Teens aged 13-17     Adults aged 18+

      Ashton & Bedminster

      Chief Instructor Michael Harris, 3rd dan

      Est. 2010

    • Bristol Club Grading Success!

      Students at Bristol, including some on their first grading, sat their examination on Tuesday 18th July at Ashton Park Sports Centre. The grading panel was Chief Instructor Michael Harris, 3rd dan, Christian Esizzi, 3rd dan and Andy Ballantine, 1st dan. The following junior students were successful for 10th Kyu - Luke, Tom, Sophie, Gloria, Victor, Lucy and Seren. Successful senior students passing

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    • Bristol Club Grading Coming!

      Eligible Students at Bristol will be put through their paces in what for some will be their first grading, on Tuesday 18th July 2017 from 7pm. The grading panel will comprise the Chief Instructor Michael Harris, 3rd dan, and specially invited guests. The fee is £15 to include a certificate, with belts above white available on the day at £5. All grading books must be handed in the week before on

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