“The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of the participant.” Gichin Funakoshi
Amanda Veitch: Rank 3rd Dan Black Belt Shotokan Karate, Qualified Level 1 UK Martial Arts Instructor C.M.A.A. Qualified Self Defence Instructor C.M.A.A. DBS Enhanced Certificate, First Aid Certified British Red Cross Emergency Life Support, Martial Arts Association Licence C.M.A.A. Martial Guard Instructors Liability Insurance (Allianz) Registered on the Black Belt Register as 3rd Dan Instructor. See www.blackbeltregister.co.uk
Maxine Charlton: Rank 2nd Dan Black Belt Shotokan Karate, Qualified Level 1 UK Martial Arts Instructor C.M.A.A. DBS Enhanced Certificate, First Aid Certified British Red Cross Emergency Life Support, Martial Arts Association Licence C.M.A.A. Registered on the Black Belt Register as a 2nd Dan Instructor. See www.blackbeltregister.co.uk
Assistant Instructors: Barkway Karate Club has the benefit of 1st Dan Black Belt Assistant Instructors who help with the lessons on a regular basis as part of their training for instructor qualifications.
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Our aim is to help you feel good about yourself, to help you achieve your aims and goals, to develop your confidence to try something new and to challenge each and every individual to become the best version of themselves.
Karate is for everyone, it promotes and develops;
- self confidence and self esteem
- self discipline and control
- fitness and stamina
- balance and co-ordination
- respect and courtesy
- core strength and flexibility
In addition you will have a lot of fun, make new friends and develop new life skills.