Junior and Youth Classes
Our dojos offer a diverse range of karate classes catering specifically to junior and youth students. Napier and Hastings Dojos provide a family-friendly atmosphere, ideal for young learners of all skill levels, emphasising a blend of technical instruction and Kumite. Taradale Dojo focuses on age-specific classes, with tailored sessions for pre-school to primary age on Mondays and for older primary, intermediate, and high school students on Wednesdays, ensuring developmentally appropriate training. Havelock North Dojo offers a Sunday morning class, accommodating the busy schedules of youth students. Lastly, Te Mata Dojo, with its family-oriented approach, is perfect for families with children, offering sessions that encourage family participation and learning together in a supportive environment.
Napier Dojo provides an inclusive karate training environment that embraces students of all ages, from juniors to adults, fostering family participation. The focus is on technical karate skills and includes elements of Kumite (sparring), catering to both beginners and advanced students. This family-oriented dojo is the perfect setting for anyone looking to progress in karate, from earning their first belt to achieving black belt mastery.
Taradale Dojo offers specialised karate classes tailored for children of various age groups, focusing on a holistic approach to growth and development. The dojo creates a nurturing and safe environment, emphasising respect, discipline, and personal growth alongside martial arts skills. With classes for pre-schoolers to younger high school students, it's an ideal choice for parents seeking a comprehensive and supportive setting for their child's karate journey. Learn more.
Hastings Dojo offers a family-friendly karate training atmosphere, welcoming students of varied ages and skill levels, including children and adults. The dojo emphasises a blend of technical karate instruction and Kumite, suitable for beginners through to advanced practitioners. It provides an ideal environment for families and individuals alike, looking to learn, grow, and progress in their karate journey.
Havelock North Dojo's Sunday classes offer a unique opportunity for karate enthusiasts to train in a focused and relaxed weekend setting. These sessions, held every Sunday morning, cater to a wide range of participants, making them ideal for those with busy weekday schedules. The dojo emphasises a comprehensive approach to karate, blending technical training with aspects of physical fitness and mental discipline.
Te Mata Dojo offers family-friendly karate classes, creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for participants of all ages. The dojo's sessions, held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, cater to both children and adults, promoting family participation and shared learning experiences. Emphasizing technical skill development and fostering a sense of community, Te Mata Dojo is ideal for families seeking to embark on a karate journey together.