General Information

SHORIN-RYU: The name for our base style of karate. 

JU NAN SHORIN RYU: Our particular sub-style of Shorin-Ryu. 

ORIGIN: Shuri, capitol city of the Ryuku Kingdom on the largest island of the Ryuku archipelago, Okinawa. 

AGE: Originally formed by combining the White Crane and Shaolin Kung Fu systems from China with indigenous self-defense techniques of the Okinawins (called Te) following the invastion of Okinawa by the Shimazu clan from Japan in 1609.

ADULT BELT RANKS: (ascending order) White, Gold, Blue, Green, Purple, 3 Levels of Brown, 10 Degrees of Black Belt.

PARENT/CHILD BELT RANKS: (ascending order) White, Gold Stripe, Blue Stripe, Green Stripe, Purple Stripe

Our Lineage

Class Times

We have classes three nights a week for adult training and one night a week for parents and children to train together.

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Kata Videos

For reference. Some were shot as mirror images so you can follow along facing your monitor or TV.

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Adult Curriculum

Everything you need to know about your belt requirements. Kata videos, bunkai/oyo videos, extra study materials and more.

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