Ongoing Intermediate/Advanced AAA Butokukan Karate

Ongoing Intermediate/Advanced AAA Butokukan Karate

This course is for students who have advanced their basic skills and are now working on adding more kata and combination techniques to their experience. They exhibit more refined techniques in basics and kata and are seeking improvement in the fast-moving world of sparring.  Tournaments are introduced at this level to encourage confidence and a competitive spirit.  In addition to continuing the activities found in the beginner’s classes, self-defense, groundwork/ grappling, increased focus on being aware of one’s surroundings, and other advantageous areas of the craft of martial arts are explored. Butokukan means “Training Hall of the Virtues of the Martial Arts” and draws the best from traditional and modern martial arts. Enjoy the physical and mental exercise and develop your poise, balance, concentration, and confidence in a safe environment. The class structure, including warm-up and training drills, have been modified to enhance the safety of everyone involved. For any questions or concerns, please call 604-299-5061 or 604-257-8680. Soft-soled shoes (sneakers or cross trainers) required. No class Aug 2.

M W  5:00 PM-5:45 PM  Jul 05-Aug 25   $150/16 sess  338565