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19 December 2017 11:59 pm
We take a short break each year for all sessions that fall from Christmas Eve to New Year’s Day. Here are the last session dates for 2017 and the first ones for 2018.

18 December 2017 11:28 pm
Thank you to everyone that supported the Bristol Karate Academy Christmas Party on Sunday. It was a fantastic evening with music, food, Father Christmas for the kids and mulled wine and cider for the adults.

15 December 2017 3:38 pm
Congratulations to the eleven children that took part in the Autumn/Winter term of the Bushido Warriors children's Karate course for 5-7 year olds. READ MORE

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Traditional Karate in Bristol and North Somerset


The training at Bristol Karate Academy promotes good overall health, fitness and well-being for both adults and children. The concentration, commitment and dedication required can help you or your child to build a strong, confident and determined character.
Karate classes in Bristol for 5-7 year olds


Our Bushido Warriors courses are a great way to have fun in an environment that's especially for children. Over the 12 week programme, we will teach the basics of Karate-Do, from bowing, to kicking, punching and also basic partner work.
Karate classes in Bristol for children


We welcome boys & girls aged 7 and upwards to our regular classes. Whether they want to learn a new skill or just burn off some energy our team of instructors are on hand to help. And if you want to join in too then you'd be welcome, in our family-friendly classes.


You don't have to be young, flexible and fit to start Karate. If you think you'll be the only adult beginner then you'll be pleasantly surprised. When you join us you'll see that we have members of all ages, so you'll always be able to find a suitable training partner.
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