Focused Karate Guidance in an enjoyable, relaxed, and informal environment.

People Centric Karate

People are at the very centre of everything we teach and practice.

Valuing new members and supporting existing ones are essential elements of the club culture. Nothing is more important than helping people develop.

Our 100+ club members are drawn from all walks of life and offer a mixed range of ages and abilities. We all laugh a lot and enjoy each other's company; maybe that's the secret to why the club has grown so large over the past 25 years, with 5 venues in the Bristol and Bath area, and a thriving junior group.

Why should you join our club? 

  • Positive and experienced instructors who teach you at your own pace.
  • We care about you as an individual and your development and appreciate that you'll have your own goals to work towards.
  • Many different classes to choose from throughout Bristol and Bath, for all ages and abilities. 
  • Classes are taught in a relaxed and friendly environment.
  • Exercise for mind and body.
  • No joining fees and no contract. So if you decide karate isn't for you, then you can leave when you want to. 
  • No hidden fees for exams or belts.
  • If you decide you like us, we'll give you your first 4 weeks absolutely free! 

The benefits of Karate are:

  • Teaches discipline.
  • Increased self-confidence.
  • Positive mindset.
  • Great cardiovascular health.
  • Improved stamina, endurance and coordination.
  • Stronger core muscles and improved muscle mass.
  • Great all-over body workout.
  • Exercise with a purpose.

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* New Adult Beginners Classes starting on 3rd November 2019 from 5 pm - 6.30 pm * Click Here for venue information.

 

 

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For more detailed information visit our club website www.zenshindojo.co.uk or read our blog www.zenshindojo.blogspot.co.uk.

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A New Approach to an Ancient Art

I urge you not to be put off by ill-informed perceptions. We are NOT a combat sport and we are NOT about creating super athletes.

Karate can be a complex subject. All clubs and styles offer something a little different. Our approach is to encourage a relaxed and sensitive body enabling our students to use the attacker's energy to their advantage. We believe overt power and domination are not the most effective ways to deal with confrontation. It's all about remaining calm under pressure and using your body effectively.

Inquire about our classes, now. We value you and want to help.

For further information about our Karate classes for children please click here 

Find out more about our Bristol and Bath venues by clicking here.

Our Philosophy

Karate can be a complex subject. All clubs and styles offer something a little different. Our approach is to encourage a relaxed and sensitive body enabling our students to use the attacker's energy to their advantage. We believe overt power and domination are not the most effective ways to deal with confrontation. It's all about remaining calm under pressure and using your body effectively.

If you want to experience life from the centre of your being and develop inner peace and harmony, then you can. One rewarding and profound way to this enlightenment is through the study and practice of orthodox martial arts. For me, the key can be found in karate.

It will help you discover yourself.

Who am I and why should you listen to me?

For a real feel about who we are and what we get up to, visit our blog and enjoy reading about our philosophy, club members and the places we visit.