Karate Near Hendersonville and Columbus, in Saluda, NC, since 2017
Training at Mountain Karate
WHAT WE PRACTICE
Our style traditional Okinawan Shorin Ryu karate – a practical and powerful martial art native to the island of Okinawa, in southern Japan. For centuries the Okinawan people traveled to China. They adapted the martial arts of the coastal cities to the arts they practiced at home, creating the powerful, effective and unique art we teach.
WHAT WE OFFER
People love our classes. Adults get a challenge. Kids have a great time. Everyone gets stronger and more skillful every time they train. The atmosphere is welcoming, positive, and professional, with personal attention for everyone. Start any time. Unique in Columbus-Hendersonville martial arts.
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Classes at Mountain Karate
Near Hendersonville and Columbus, in Saluda, NC, since 2017. Challenging and enjoyable. For kids & adults. Dedicated, expert instructors. Affordable rates.
Mountain Karate Videos
Mountain Karate members demonstrate our kata and practical applications. Plus instruction, insight and inspiration for everyone.
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This is an exceptional martial arts training environment with classes for kids and adults. I have been practicing martial arts for years and now regularly train here and love every minute of it. They have classes for kids and adults and both are exceptional.
Adults get a challenge. Kids have a great time. Everyone gets stronger and more skillful every time they train. The atmosphere is welcoming, positive, and professional, with personal attention for everyone in the class.
Cannot recommend it highly enough.
Curious about martial arts classes? Looking for a great workout? Interested in building fitness, focus, flexibility, and self-defense skill? Mountain Karate’s professional instructors are happy to answer your questions.
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