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Karate is a striking martial art

An Overview of Karate

Karate is a martial art developed on the Ryukyu Islands in what is now Okinawa, Japan. Karate is predominantly a striking art using punching, kicking, knee strikes, elbow strikes and open hand techniques. Karate can be practiced as an art, sport, or as self defense training. Karate training is commonly divided into kihon (basics or fundamentals), kata (forms), and kumite (sparring).

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Birstal and Batley Tae Kwon Do

Birstal and Batley Tae Kwon Do

Birstall/Batley Tae kwon do is a member of the T.A.G.B
(Tae Kwon-Do Association of Great Britain).
Tae Kwon Do is suitable for all ages from 6 years and above
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Birstal and Batley Tae Kwon Do TAGB

Birstal and Batley Tae Kwon Do TAGB

Birstall/Batley Tae kwon do is a member of the T.A.G.B
(Tae Kwon-Do Association of Great Britain).
Tae Kwon Do is suitable for all ages from 6 years and above
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Leeds Zanshin

Formed in 1980. A traditional Karate club twinned in friendship with the Gifu area club of the Japan Karate Association. All Instructors have qualified to instruct children with the National Coaching Foundation.

Leeds LGBT+ Sport Fringe Festival

Leeds LGBT+ Sport Fringe Festival

A collection of LGBT+ fitness instructors, teams, clubs and allies. We have organised a fully inclusive 18 day festival each year that introduces individuals to various activities that promote health and wellbeing. We combat Homophobia in sport and Sportp

Premier Martial Arts Leeds

Premier Martial Arts Leeds

The Self Protection, Personal Development and Fitness Experts

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Leeds Karate Academy

Leeds Karate Academy is one of the LARGEST & MOST SUCCESSFUL Shotokan Karate clubs in the country. We cater for ages 5-95 and all abilities, whether you've trained before or are a complete beginner, whether you' want to compete or just keep fit and learn

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Zetsurin Karate

A safe and friendly place for adults and children to learn traditional karate in Leeds.

Great for self-defence, fitness and fun!

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Leeds Shotokan Karate

Leeds Shotokan has been affiliated to the Karate Union of Great Britain for over 50 years. We are a completely inclusive, non-discriminatory club. We welcome all ages, backgrounds and physical abilities, from total beginners to National Squad members and

Heaton Tennis & Squash Club

Heaton Tennis & Squash Club

A multi sports and fitness club with a restaurant bar and therapies available. Non-Members welcome

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