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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MMA Classes in San Diego at Practical Karate

There are a lot of people that want to train MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) but don’t out of fear of getting injured or beat up. The MMA classes at Practical Karate are perfect for people that want to learn effective fighting and self-defense techniques without getting banged up and concussed. The MMA instructor at Practical […]

Spring Break Camp Practical Karate

Spring Break Camp at Practical Karate

Karate is a highly recognized activity for children to help teach them discipline. It is a form of activity that helps not only teach children discipline, it also helps boost their self-esteem. Many children today lack activity in their lives and sometimes become overweight. Practical Karate and Frank McCarroll offer Spring Break Camps in San […]

2018 Summer Camps

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 […]