Start (or come back to) Karate in the New Year!

By |2019-12-24T01:12:10+00:00December 24th, 2019|Categories: Children, Health, News|

Have you been thinking about trying out a Martial Art? Have you been thinking about improving your health and fitness? Are you looking for an activity for your children that's fun and good exercise? Have you been out of training for a while and are thinking about coming back? Great! Our first classes of 2020 are [...]

Phoenix Rising Buddhist Meditation finds a home at Arizona JKA

By |2018-11-17T02:02:52+00:00November 17th, 2018|Categories: Events, Health, News|

On Tuesday evening and Sunday morning, you may notice activity at the dojo. We are excited to have Phoenix Rising Buddhist Meditation in our space to hold meditation classes. We have much in common philosophically, and AJKA members are welcome to sit with the group. Please follow the link to find out more about Sitting Meditation!

Children and Martial Arts

By |2018-07-01T20:22:00+00:00July 1st, 2018|Categories: Children, Health|

Traditional martial arts, specifically traditional Japanese Shotokan Karate, provides a cultural blend that is especially beneficial for children.  A class in a traditional karate school (Dojo) weaves elements of Japanese culture into an American environment. At Arizona JKA, we bring elements of Japanese and American culture together to create a dojo atmosphere that is both educational [...]

Our Club Mission

The purpose of the Arizona Japan Karate Association (Arizona JKA) is to foster the well-being of our members through the practice of Traditional Japanese Karate-Do.