At Kanzen Karate Do we know your mind and body fitness are key in having a balanced life no matter of your age; our classes are based on levels such as the Little Dragons which are 5-6 year olds, beginners, intermediate, advanced and competition team. All ages are welcome and encouraged to train. We offer training in one of the traditional Japanese Karate styles, Shotokan, to our customers in the Moody, Leeds, Odenville, Pell City and Trussville, AL area. The benefits achieved by training martial arts are lifelong creating a strong constitution and confidence while enhancing personal character.
Kanzen Karate Do was formed by Sensei Larry Sandlin, Renshi and Godan 5th Dan black belt from the passion he has for passing on his knowledge and love of traditional japanese karate do to others. He believes through quality training and committment one can achieve personal growth which he/she will carry throughout their lifetime.
Also, instructing at Kanzen Karate Do is Sensei Richard Lovell, Renshi and Godan 5th Dan black belt. Sensei Larry and Sensei Richard have trained Karate for 20+ years each under, Hachidan, 8th Dan Shihan David Pope of Hirano Ha Karate Do Association. Shihan Pope trained directly under Soke Kiyohisa Hirano, 9th dan black belt Karate/2nd dan Judo and founder of Japan International KarateKi Center.
Kanzen Karate Do is also an accredited member of the TKF, Traditional Karate Do Federation. http://www.tkfusa.org/
Martial Art Styles
The following Martial Arts Styles are offered at Kanzen Karate Do:
- Shotokan Karate
Programs & Class Schedule
Monday & Wednesday - 5:30PM - 6:30PM Beginners
6:30PM - 7:30PM Intermediate
7:30Pm - 8:30PM Advanced
Tuesday & Thursday - 4:45PM - 5:30PM Little Dragons (5-6 years old)
5:30Pm - 6:30PM Beginners
6:30PM - 8:00PM Intermediate/Advanced
Friday - 6:30PM - 8:30PM Competition Team
Saturday - 9:00AM - 10:00AM Beginners
10:00AM - 11:00AM Intermediate/Advanced
11:00AM - 12:00PM Kubodo(Weapons)& Kumite(Sparring)
We offer a starter program agreement for the Little Dragons (5-6 year olds) which is for 3 months; 7 years old and older we have a 6 month program. Once you have completed the starter program if that is what you choose, we have annual agreements at a lower monthly fee. Our testing is by invite when the student has met all requirements to advance.
We will run specials throughout the year so feel free to contact us to see what the current special is.
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