Northern Virginia Okinawan Karate

Adult Karate Training

Based on

Natural Body Movements instead of Strength.

Fun to Learn Proven Effective Self Defense!

For Adult Karate Training Call or Text Now! 703-310-9596           

Okinawan Karate of Alexandria

is now Northern Virginia Okinawan Karate.

It’s not enough to just do the karate or martial arts you learned as a child, but now you can discover the missing self-defense applications, too!  Expecting your sport karate or martial arts to help you in a self-defense situation has been compared to facing a sword wielding samurai with a pocket knife.

The hardest thing about learning Adult Karate is Walking Through the Door on the First Day!

It is never too late to start practicing karate!

Learn traditional Shidokan Shorin Ryu kata

with adult karate self-defense applications through kumite and bunkai.

Our lineage is here.

Here are answers to your Frequently Asked Questions about adult karate training.

If you aren’t having fun learning this then you aren’t doing it right!

adult karate training at Northern Virginia Okinawan Karate

Most confrontations start with a grab or push.  Learn to use your traditional block (above) so they wish they never messed with you (below).

adult karate training northern virginia okinawan karate shorin ryu shidokan

Short time offer:  

THREE (3) Free trial Adult Karate Training Classes!

Call/Text Now! 703-310-9596

Email to Reserve Your Spot!
Virginia Okinawan Karate
Learn the throws in your karate kata
Northern Virginia Okianwan Karate Class

Senior students at a Saturday class.

Your hard to find Adult Karate Training

In these uncertain times you are right to join us in karate training.

We train you only in life preservation karate techniques and applications.

Members report that through our adult karate training classes they:

  • get in shape,
  • reduce stress,
  • become more flexible and
  • increase self control.
  • You will be surprised to discover how much fun this is!  (When was the last time you had fun?)




Virginia Okinawan Karate knee to face

Roberto Curtis, 7th Degree, Kyoshi, Instructor

demonstrating the “Hello!” technique.


Discover How Our Karate Training is Different from other Karate and Martial Arts Schools

What we offer that most other schools don’t:

  • Focus on Adult Karate Training
  • Only proven effective Self-Defense techniques and applications (some call them secrets)
  • Use easy to learn natural body movements rather than strength
  • Safe, non-threatening, cooperative training to maximize your learning rather than competition
  • Useful for Military/Police/Security and your safety, too
  • Small Class sizes
  • Ample training Space
  • Master Instructor with 35+ years experience teaching adult karate training
  • Generous Family/Military Discounts
  • Belt ranks awarded only through proven performance
  • Member of the International Shidokan Association
  • Member of the Beikoku Shidokan Association
  • Internationally Recognized Rank
  • You Can Stop Classes Any Time with no penalty if life gets in the way of your karate training.
  • Fun!  Lots of fun.  When did you last do something for fun?
  • You will train at least once per year with Grand Master Seikichi Iha, 10th Degree, the highest ranking Okinawan Karate Master in the United States and one of the most senior Karate Masters in Okinawa. Many call him a living legend.
  • Fun!

Stop! We don’t have everything for everyone. If you want the following items please look for another school!

  • Focus on sparring, competition, trophies
  • Fancy, Pretty, Impressive, Useless Movements
  • Teen Age/Early 20’s Instructors
  • Kid Focus (games)
  • Baby sitting or Child Care
  • Crowded classes/space
  • Guaranteed Black Belt in 2 or 3 years
  • Rank Promotion Fees
  • New Belt Fee
  • Additional Equipment Fees
  • Store for additional equipment
  • Special demonstration team or black belt training fees
  • Penalty for stopping before contract ends
  • After school activities
  • Birthday Parties
Virginia Okinawan Karate Sensei Iha and Roberto

Seikichi Iha and Roberto Curtis

National Training Seminar, Lansing, MI 2014

Our karate has a no sales pressure guarantee

Proud Member of the:
Beikoku Shidokan Karate Association.  (Kobayashi Shorin Ryu)
We report directly to Grand Master Seikichi Iha, 10th Dan, Hanshi

Hablamos Su Idioma!

Karate response when He grabs first

All karate training at Virginia Okinawan Karate led by our 7th Degree Karate Master with 35+ years of adult karate training teaching experience. Your safety is our main focus.

Class Times

  • 7:00 PM Monday
  • 7:00 PM Wednesday
  • 10:00 AM Saturday

Private lessons available by request.

Call or Text: 703-310-9596

Email –

Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church – 10125 Lake Haven Court Burke, VA 22015

(Major Intersection: Fairfax County Parkway and Burke Lake Road)

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