LITTLE SAMURAI PROGRAM
The little samurai program is designed for the 5,6, and 7 yr old kids ready to start their karate journey. It is a rotating curriculum Of the basic techniques and combos so that any student may jump in at any time and not feel behind. When the student has displayed the required character traits to attend the twice a week beginner course they will start with the next beginner group.
Both the Intro and standard classes are separated by 3 age groups, Youth (7-11), teen(11-16). All students start in an intro course that last approx. 4-6 months depending on the student focus, effort, and consistency. These classes meet twice a week for 60 minutes covering the fundamentals of the system and the various methods they are practiced.
After completion of the Intro Course, students move to their permanent classes that meet twice a week for 75 minutes. In addition to building on the fundamentals learned in the intro program, this class also covers sparring, competition training, and a weapons.
16 & up or an advanced teens
Adult beginner program- The adult beginner program last approximately 3 months. All students are required to complete the beginner program even if they have rank in another system. This allows them to have a full understanding of our basic foundation and the differences in styles.
After completion of the beginner program all adults move to the normal adult classes including all other ranks.
OKINAWA KOBUDO (WEAPONS)
This program is offered as and addition to our core curriculum. It is only offered to blue belts and above that have shown an interest in weapons and can demonstrate the first 2 Korean bo forms.
It consists of A wide variety of traditional weapons as taught in Okinawa by master sekichi odo.