Nakata Sensei started practicing karate when he was 10 years old and received his black belt at age 14. During his career...
We're located right in the heart of the Historic East Village of Downtown Des Moines. Our address is 315 E 5th Street, in the same building as Westrum Optometry. Our Dojo is located in the basement, next to Gateway Dance Theater.
Our school is a proud member of the World Shito-Ryu Karate Do Federation. We teach the traditional style of Shito-Ryu
Adults, and children ages 7 and older can participate. $65+tax/mo is for 2 nights a week. Note: Prices may be subject to change due to the availability of established schedules. Sign up offer 2 months of training with uniform included.
5:30-6:30pm Children (Ages 7-13) Beginners Only
8:00-8:50pm (Beginner Adults)
Rank Exams occur every 3 months. To be eligible to one must come to class and demonstrate their highest effort.
This for the exams for 9th, 8th, and 7th Kyu
Exams 6th, 5th, and 4th Kyu
Exams 3rd, 2nd, and 1st Kyu
In an effort to reduce the use of paper, our primary billing method is through electronic invoices that can be paid online with a debit or credit card, however, cash and checks are also welcome.