SHITO-RYU KARATE-DO INTERNATIONAL
– SHUYOUKAN –
Our school brings you the benefit of 30 years of traditional Karate yet with a modern and fun method of delivering the syllabus.
- Traditional Karate
- Sport Karate (Kata / Kumite)
- Self Defence
- Private Tuition
- Effective Children’s programs (from 4 years of age)
Our Karate programs are age appropriate and specifically designed to engage the students and extend them at every opportunity.
Karate is so much more than just kicking and blocking – we endeavour to teach all our students life skills such as discipline, self confidence and respect.
Benefits of Karate include:
- Physical & Mental Strength
- Increased Self Confidence
- Team Building Skills
- Strong mind and Body
- Speed & Co-ordination
4 – 5 years Karate program (this class is currently not offered)
In this class we use skill based drills in a safe and friendly environment. Our Karate program allows these students to progress at their own pace as we endeavour to set achievable yet challenging goals that see the students performing at their personal best. Students of this age group are encouraged and rewarded through various skill testing.
6 – 10 years Karate program
These classes are further split between belt levels to ensure our age specific training caters to the students abilities. Our sessions are designed to not only to develop the body and mind but to also develop ones character through fun, practical training and fundamental teaching methods.
Students will develop skills essential in todays world to help them face the many challenges of life. Our training methods ensure students will gain confidence and a positive, can do attitude while they enjoy the many facets of martial arts.
11 – 14 years Karate program
Training in Shito-Ryu requires discipline as traditional Japanese karate methods are followed. It’s a never ending process NOT a destination. It takes a special person to commit to their martial arts training
– it is through this that skills are strengthened – focus, discipline, determination, leadership, determination
… Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.
Adults Karate (15 years up)
Train with like minded students. Through constant and regular training you will see improvements in your mental and physical health. Become stronger!!
Whilst kids usually take up Karate for fun adults tend to look at it as a form of fitness, as well as a great stress reliever.
Whatever your reason, karate continuously proves to be a beneficial activity for absolutely anyone.
Martial Arts training promotes a healthy lifestyle and an attitude of confidence and self assurance.
Our professional instructors will coach you to a remarkable level of fitness and achievement.
As a minimum our Instructors hold Level 1 Sports Specific in Karate, National Coaching Accreditation (NCAS), which is government recognised through the Australian Sports Commission and registered with the Australian Karate Federation.
All our Instructors must hold their Working with Children card issued by the Victorian Department of Justice.
At SKI we are affiliated to the Australian Karate Federation (AKF) which inturn is affiliated to the Oceania Karate Federation (OKF) & World Karate Federation (WKF) which is recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) which has ratified Karate as an Olympic sport for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Nippon Den Kenpo Shito-Ryu Karate-Do Shuyoukan
Australian Karate Federation Inc.
Oceania Karate Federation
World Karate Federation
When you begin your search for a Martial Arts school you are not only investing your time but your money and your TRUST.
A good martial arts school will have a structured program that teaches important values of Discipline, Respect, Concentration…
– Karate is so much more than just kicking and punching!!
With Karate being selected as an Olympic sport there is an increased popularity in martial arts training and a large number of schools have entered the industry
– always looks for a credible school and ask lots of questions before making such an important decision.
* Instructor qualifications – do the Instructors have credible qualifications?
At BTB all our Karate Instructors are Government Accredited through the Australian Sports Commission, hold their Working with Children’s Check and First Aid training.
Find the right teacher and you’ll love your martial arts training. If you learn from a bad teacher, it won’t matter what level they are or what style they’re teaching, you’ll miss out on the finer points that make the martial art great.
* Facilities – are they professional, clean, well equipped, well organised and SAFE eg. matted etc.
If they don’t look professional chances are their services probably aren’t either.
Karate made it’s debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Shito-Ryu Karate-Do International is proud to be a member of Karate Australia.
The ONLY national governing body of karate in Australia recognised and endorsed by the Federal Government, the Australian Olympic Committee and the Australian Sports Commission.