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Welcome to the Shuri Karate Dojo™ website. Your family friendly karate school in the Chicagoland area, Illinois.

We are one of the most authentic karate schools in the Chicagoland area, based at Chicago Ridge, originally established in 1986 in the UK. We teach traditional Okinawan karate, with the emphasis on self-protection, self-defense, kata, with good discipline, etiquette and principles.

At the Shuri Karate Dojo we practice traditional karate (not sport) founded on the small Japanese island of Okinawa. We have a friendly family school to encourage and help you to learn. We try to promote and preserve the true essence of karate and its Okinawan cultural heritage.

We hope you enjoy your visit to our website and decide to start you karate training at the Shuri Karate Dojo. The best karate school in the Chicagoland area.

  Karate is for everyone irrespective of your age, size, whether you're male or female.
  We accept students from 6 years of age and sometimes younger.
  Come along with your children and train along side them.
  Karate will change your life for the better.
  Click Here for an example of what Karate can do for your child.

We know the hardest step is the first one, we were all beginners once, make that important first step with us at the Shuri Karate Dojo. Why settle for less than the very best karate school that Chicagoland has to offer? Don't delay come JOIN US today at the Shuri Karate Dojo.

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Adam Carter Kyoshi 7th dan with
Noel Carter Shihan 5th dan

  Self Discipline
  Stress Relief
  Anger Management
  Coordination & flexibility

  Culture of Respect
  Fitness & conditioning
  Great for Adults
  Great for Kids

  Friendly (but disciplined) family school
  Train with another family member
  Fully qualified & insured instructors
  Child Protection Policy
  Kids Anti-Bullying & Stranger Safety
  Self-Defense & Self Protection


For You:

The pages contained here within our website, will provide you with information about the karate we practice, what to expect when you start your training, our instructors, history and much more.

Come and JOIN US at the Shuri Karate Dojo. We look forward to you training with us at your family friendly karate school in Chicago Ridge, Illinois.

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