Karate means "empty hand" -- self-defense without weapons. Karate emphasizes unity of body, mind and spirit, operating in harmony. Karate helps to keep fit, to improve co-ordination, concentration and self-image, to boost confidence, and to develop character.
The instructor, Sensei John Selinger, is a sixth degree black belt with the Japan Karate Association (JKA). He has been practicing karate with the JKA for more than 47 years, and teaching for over 42. As an internationally certified JKA Instructor, Examiner and Judge, he is one of an elite group in Canada. Some highlights of his competition history include being Manitoba, Western Canadian, and Canadian champion. He has also represented Canada in international team competition.
The JKA SKD Winnipeg dojo at LWCC is a member of the Japan Karate Association (JKA) (http://www.jka.or.jp/en/). The style of karate taught is JKA Shotokan karate.
Classes are held Saturdays, Mondays, and Wednesdays
Saturdays (September to June only)
- 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - General (yellow & up)
- 7:15-8:15 p.m. -- General (yellow & up)
- 7:15 – 8:15 p.m. - General (yellow & up, plus adult beginners)
- 8:30 – 9:30 p.m. – Advanced (black & brown belts only)
Registrations are accepted at any time.
All ages, all ranks -- $ 135 (3-month session)
Family rate (3 or more, all ranks) -- $ 310 (3-month session)
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