GKR Karate’s Okinawa Experience 2023

April 28, 2023 |

GKR Karate's Okinawa experience provides students with the opportunity to expand their knowledge while immersing themselves in the culture and customs of karate's true birthplace.

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Your kids do Karate – what about you?

March 20, 2023 |

Karate may be something that your kids do, along with football, gymnastics and other activities, but Karate has a lot to offer to parents and other adults!…

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Self Defence Within the Law

March 1, 2023 |

We've all heard of cases where a martial artist has applied their skills for self-defence, only to find their attacker has pressed charges…

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How Karate Helps Children Build Self-Confidence

February 20, 2023 |

Karate is the ideal sport for children for building self-confidence, balance, coordination, discipline and social skills. Karate has the ability to make your children stronger, from the inside out.

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Tips for Returning to Karate Training for Kids

February 10, 2023 |

Returning to karate training can be exciting, but it might also feel a little bit scary. These tips will help you get back on the mat!…

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Overcoming Challenges of Returning to Karate Training

February 9, 2023 |

Whether you've been away for a few weeks or a few years, returning to karate training can be intimidating. Check out our top tips for overcoming the challenges of returning…

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GKR Karate UK National Championships 2022

November 16, 2022 |

What an amazing day we had at the GKR UK NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS! The standard of Karate on display was outstanding, and it makes us proud to be a part of…

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Karate at the World Games

July 4, 2022 |

The World Games will showcase some of the best in Kata and Kumite from around the globe on the 8th & 9th of July 2022.

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Families Who Train Together

May 12, 2022 |

Ahead of International Day of Families on Sunday 15th of May, we explore the many benefits of karate training with the whole family.

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Why GKR Karate?

GKR creates the right environment for our members to train in. Although we promote self defence and fitness, our style also fosters positive values, confidence, discipline, focus and well being. GKR teaches you not only how to punch and kick, it teaches you to be a better person.

We encourage students of all ages, from all walks of life to join our club and be part of the supportive ‘family’ that is GKR Karate.

  • Self Defence
  • Weight Loss
  • Focus
  • Family
  • Respect
  • Friendships