Kazokudai karate First opened its dojo doors as an After School Club in May 2015. Our ethos is that we all train together, sweat together and support eachother,we are a team, and expand to become family.


We affiliate to JKA England.


Japan Karate Association England (“JKAE”) is a non profit making association based in England and Wales and is associated with the Japan Karate Association (“JKA”) in Japan, one of the most prestigious, oldest and largest Shotokan Karate organisations in the world.

The Japan Karate Association (JKA), is the world’s largest and most prestigious karate organization. Their mission is to promote the way of karate throughout the world, while ensuring that it remains true to the philosophical precepts since establishment of the JKA in 1949. The Association in England and Wales is JKAE England (JKAE) and through our Chief instructor, Sensei Ohta (7th Dan), we continue to be strongly affiliated to the JKA in Japan. This bond is reinforced by regular visits by world leading instructors from Japan who instruct at our International Courses held in May and September each year.


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Huncote Community Centre

Denman Lane