Welcome to The Karate Dojo Ripon

The Karate Dojo Ripon is home to the Byakko Shotokan Karate Association. The club offers progressive karate training, based on continual improvement and refinement. Training here is comparable to the best available training in the UK. We routinely hold courses with some of the world’s top instructors for the benefit of all its members.

With our passion and commitment for maintaining the highest standards of instruction, and with the correct individual dedication we hope to inspire you to achieve the highest standards and understanding of Shotokan Karate.

We look forward to welcoming you to our friendly Dojo here in Ripon and offering you the benefits of training in one of the UK’s most outstanding clubs, with our team of top instructors.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us and thank you for your interest

Sensei Ady Gray 6th Dan
The Karate Dojo & BSKA Senior Instructor
England Head kata Coach.                  
UK Children’s sports coach of the year 2018                                                                                                  



We offer a full range of classes.
Karate Tigers, family classes,  adult classes and competition classes.

Licence Application

Our Karate licences provide every student with the correct insurance to train. Licences are renewed on an annual basis.

Sensei Dave Hazard Course

9th & 10th November 2019
Book your place on this amazing 2 day course.
Classes for 7th Kyu +

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