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Goju Karate Named Best Martial Arts School 2017

Out of nearly 200 martial arts schools of all types, sizes, and styles, Goju Karate was chosen as one of 2017's very best in the…

New Class Schedule Available

The dojo is pleased to announce an updated consolidated class schedule that contains a number of new classes that have just been…

Tryouts for Karate in Video Games

Video game developer 2K (developer of NBA2K17, XCOM2, Mafia Wars, and more) is seeking Goju Karate students who are interested…

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Hykso Punch Trackers for Endurance Class

Posted by   Goju Karate on   Jun 5, 2017

Wireless Hykso Punch Trackers Available for Endurance Class

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Self Defense for Women: Public Seminar

Posted by   Goju Karate on   Nov 7, 2016

Goju Karate announces a public seminar focused on teaching real self-defense skills for real women.

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Vote for Goju Karate's Mission Mainstreet Grant

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Help Support Goju Karate's Special Needs Programs

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Hit the Hidden Target

Iru Fumei Teki [Pronounced “ee-roo foo-may tek-ee”] Iru Fumei Teki means to “hit the hidden target” — a perspective that urges…

Be a Master Artisan

Shokunin [Pronounced “show-koo-nin”] Shokunin is a “master artisan” — a person who wholly and completely devotes their mind…

Just Sitting

Shikantaza [Pronounced “she-khan-tah-zah”] Shikantaza means “just sitting” — and describes both a type of meditation, and the…

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