• Little Dragons

    Children born in 2012 and 2013 (4 and 5 year olds)

    This 45 minute class is offered once a week on Wednesdays from 5:15pm to 6:00pm. This class is designed to introduce your child to karate. Learning is gained through interactive games, training in basic karate techniques, forms and the history and teachings of Gojyu karate. The purpose of our beginner classes is to use karate practice as a vehicle to build physical, mental and social skills. Physically, your child will work to develop coordination, strength, balance and both large and small motor skills. Mentally, your child will work towards improving concentration. Socially children will learn responsibility for their actions, to work with others, learn discipline and be introduced to the basic moral precepts of the dojo.

  • Children's Beginner Class

    White Belts 6 years and up

    There are four classes available each week offered Monday through Saturday. Your child will work on developing confidence and respect for oneself and others while learning self defence through the way of karate. Classes will focus on physical fitness, discipline, basic techniques and forms. The purpose of our beginner classes is to use karate practice as a vehicle to build physical, mental and social skills. Physically, your child will work to develop coordination, strength, balance and both large and small motor skills. Mentally, your child will work towards improving concentration. Socially children will learn responsibility for their actions, to work with others, learn discipline and be introduced to the basic moral precepts of the dojo.

  • Children's Intermediate Class

    Yellow & Orange Belts 6 - 15 years old

    There are four classes available for this age group, offered Monday through Saturday. Your child will begin a more in-depth study of karate. Besides physical and mental growth, children work on developing character and leadership skills through personal challenge. The older children are encouraged to be role models for the younger ones. Responsibility and ethics are regularly discussed.

  • Children's Senior Class

    Green & Blue Belts

    There are four classes available each week for this group. This is a continuation of the children’s intermediate’ class. In a positive, yet disciplined environment. The children begin to progress in the art of karate as new skills are taught and earlier ones are refined. At this class level they begin their study of kobudo (weapons), which include the Bo, Sai and Tonfa. Self-defense is emphasized through bunkai (application).

  • Children's Advanced Class

    Brown to Junior Black Belt

    There are four (4) classes available each week for this group. At this level, new skills will continue to be added. There will be greater stress on the development of leadership skills, personal and social responsibility. Students will begin to take a more active role in assisting the younger or less experienced children. Those who succeed to this level will often advance to black belt.

Children's Class Schedule

Monday  
6:00 - 7:00PM Beginner Class
7:00 - 8:00PM Intermediate Class
Tuesday  
6:00 - 7:00PM Senior Class
7:00 - 8:00PM Advanced Class
Wednesday  
5:15 - 6:00PM Little Dragons
6:00 - 7:00PM Beginner Class
7:00 - 8:00PM Intermediate Class
Thursday  
6:00 - 7:00PM Senior Class
7:00 - 8:00PM Advanced Class
Friday  
6:00 - 7:00PM All Ages, All Ranks
Saturday  
9:00 - 10:00AM Beginner & Intermediate Class
10:00 - 11:00AM Senior & Advanced Class
Times
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
9:00AM
to
10:00AM
Beginner & Intermediate Class
10:00AM
to
11:00AM
Senior & Advanced Class
5:15PM
to
6:00PM
Little Dragons
6:00PM
to
7:00PM
Beginner Class Senior Class Beginner Class Senior Class All Ages, All Ranks
7:00PM
to
8:00PM
Intermediate Class Advanced Class Intermediate Class Advanced Class

Note: The aforementioned class divisions are currently in effect at the Meibukan Gojyu Karate Winnipeg Dojo, subject to change at the discretion of the Chief Instructor. Changes in class scheduling will only be made for the betterment of the overall student body.