Practical Karate

Martial Arts Classes for Adults and Kids in San Diego

Welcome to Practical Karate

"Bridging the gap between Traditional Martial Arts and Modern Education"

Practical Karate is a traditional martial arts school that teaches practical self-defense skills and the culture of traditional martial arts. The core curriculum is traditional Isshin-ryu Karate with techniques and training methods adapted from various martial arts. The kids karate curriculum includes community safety, home safety, pro-social behaviors, strategies to deal with bullying and teasing. Our goal is to create students that display the qualities of leadership: courage, empathy and a positive attitude.

Classes

If you are looking to pursue advancement in your understanding of the martial arts, and develop a level of self defense that will protect you in bad situations, you have found the right place.

Traditional Isshin-ryu Karate with techniques and training methods adapted from various martial arts.

Classes focuses on fundamental movement skills, following directions and enjoying movement.

The fundamentals of boxing and MMA with a focus on fitness and technical proficiency.

Classes focuses on fundamental movement skills, following directions and enjoying movement.

Seminars and Workshops on martial arts, self-defense, fitness and health at Practical Karate

For more information on Karate in San Diego with Practical Karate contact Frank McCarroll.

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Summer Camps at Practical Karate in San Diego

If you are looking to pursue advancement in your understanding of the martial arts, and develop a level of self defense that will protect you in bad situations, you have found the right place. San Diego Karate experts, Practical Karate with Sensei Frank McCarroll, is here to assist you in learning to master a higher […]

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Practical Karate Grand Opening

Come Down and Visit, Practical Karate Grand Opening Grand Opening Party!, June 14th from 1-4pm Practical Karate is excited to show everyone our new dojo. Bring your friends and family to celebrate the opening of the new location. The day will be filled with fun including: Martial Arts Demonstrations Special performance by traditional Okinawan dancers […]

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Giving Parents a Peace of Mind over the Summer, Kids Karate in San Diego

Practical Karate, Teaching Kids Karate in San Diego Sadly, in today’s world, children aren’t as safe as they could be, and one of the only ways to change that is learning to defend themselves against the violence. Sensei Frank McCarroll of Practical Karate, has the answer for many an anxious parent at Kids Karate in […]