Because of the Covid-19 outbreak, we have closed the physical location of the dojo. However, we are offering livestream classes! Join us virtually on either Facebook Live or YouTube to train from 6-7pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays until we can re-open. Check the calendar to see whether we are on Facebook or YouTube!
The JKAWF American Western Region Fall Camp is coming up on November 1-3. It will be held at Shotokan Karate of Arizona, our sister dojo in Mesa. Camp begins Friday evening and concludes Sunday morning with a shihai (mini-tournament). Sensei Nagatomo (7th Dan JKA) will be the guest instructor. This will be the location of the [...]
There will be no classes on Monday, September 2nd in honor of Labor Day. Classes will resume as usual on Wednesday, September 4th with the Morning (11am) class. Wishing everyone a safe and happy holiday!
Kaitlin and Thiago are off to Bogota, Colombia to represent our dojo on the US National Team for the JKA PanAmerican Games! They were selected at the National Camp in June, and have been training hard for the tournament, including extra training on Tuesday, Saturday, and Sunday! We are very proud that they will represent us. [...]
There are two times between mid-May and the end of June when the dojo will be closed or the class schedule will be changed. Please note: Memorial Day Holiday: Saturday, May 25: No Kata Class. Instead, Sensei Rolf will be teaching an advanced kumite class for brown and black belts from 9-11am.Monday, May 27: No classes [...]