Karate Programs

MINI
THUNDERBOLTS

2-4 YEARS

Aimed at the 2 to 4 yrs age group, the Mini Thunderbolts program is designed to develop motor and social skills in young children. Focusing on basic skill development using martial arts concepts and a game sense approach to coaching, the program is an effective and fun way to give young children an excellent physical and mental foundation.

The program encourages adult participation and interaction aimed at developing essential social skills as well as family interaction. The class is 30 minutes in length on a matted surface, led by an experienced martial arts instructor. 

THUNDERBOLTS

4-7 YEARS

Aimed at the 4 to 7 yrs age group, the Thunderbolts program is designed to develop confidence, motor and social skills in young children. Focusing on developing positive interaction and mental focus, this program allows children to increase their physical fitness whilst improving discipline, control and self-confidence.

The class is 30 minutes and during each class your child will complete several drills specifically designed to develop core skills and progress to their next challenge. During class students will be assessed and when ready promoted to their next belt. Guided by the Thunderbolt Training Booklet, students will be encouraged to prepare and advance at their individual pace. 

YOUNG
SAMURAI

8-13 YEARS

Aimed at the 8 to 13 yrs age group, the Young Samurai program is designed to develop both physical and mental skills. The program allows students to progress at their own pace setting achievable goals and developing a positive mind set to perform at their personal best. Learning to apply an “I CAN DO IT” attitude, students will develop life skills essential for success in the many challenges of life.

The class is 45 to 60 minutes in length and is specifically designed to challenge students as they progress towards their internationally recognised black belt. During class students are assessed and awarded stripes, when ready students are given the opportunity to grade for their next belt. Guided by the Young Samurai Training Booklet, students will be encouraged to prepare and advance at their individual pace.  The instructors will carry out on-going assessments and when ready students will be given the opportunity to grade for their black belt.

TRADITIONAL
AND SPORT KARATE

TEEN/ADULT

Aimed at 14 years and over, the Traditional Karate program is designed to develop both physical and mental skills to succeed in life’s many challenges. Developing a culture of positive attitude, determination and perseverance, students will gain physical fitness whilst developing great skills based on the traditional Shukokai Karate style. The program uses traditional training methods combined with the latest and most effective training methods from around the world.

The class is 60 minutes and will cover a variety of drills specifically designed to improve fitness, increase skill, develop technique, improve self defence and above all increase confidence and mental toughness. Guided by the Adult Training Booklet, students will be encouraged to prepare and advance at their individual pace. Gradings will be held every 3 months and students who have reached the required competence will be given the opportunity to progress to the next level.