Southern Maryland Shotokan Karate Club

Description: Southern Maryland Shotokan Karate Club

 

 

 

 

 

General:
Southern Maryland Shotokan Karate Club is a non-profit Karate club dedicated to practicing Shotokan Karate in cooperation with the St. Mary’s County Department of Recreation and Parks. All students train in the fundamentals of stances, punching, kicking, striking and blocking. Competetive Karate is not emphasized. However, as the club is a member of the ISKF , there are competitive avenues for those students interested in competition.  Minimum age for membership is 7.  We have students of all ages and from all walks of life.

Location:
We are located in St. Mary's County Maryland.  We currently train at the Lexington Park Elementary School gymnasium most of the year and the Carver Rec Center during the Summers. .

Training Times:
Tuesdays and Thursdays :

    6-7 PM – beginners of all ages and ages 7-12

    7-8 PM – advanced - ages 13 and up

Fees:
You must register for each 10 week session with the St. Mary’s County Department of Recreation and Parks. The fee is currently $60.00.  The course description and registration site is here:

Fees for Rank examination are outlined on the Member Information Page.

Instructors: 
Paul Willoughby, Irv Smoot 

For more info, contact: Paul Willoughby or Irv

Member Information Page

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Shotokan Links:
Shotokan Karate Club of Maryland
International Shotokan Karate Federation
Damashi : Distributer of Traditional Karate books and videos
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