Okinawan Karate

Okinawan Karate is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. during each session.   The program is open to youth and adults ages 6+.  Pre-registration is required and space is limited; contact the Republic Parks & Recreation Department at 732-3500 for registration details.  

  • Program Available For: Youth & Adults Ages 6+
  • Program Registration:  Pre-Registration Required
  • Program Dates: 
    • Current Session: May 28 - July 25
    • Next Session: August 20 – October 10 (Session will be discounted by $10 due to fewer classes than normal)
  • Program Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
  • Program Location: Republic Community Center
  • Program Fee: $90/Student (Single Student/Initial Family Member); $75/Student (Additional Family Members)
  • Uniform Fee:  $50 (New Students or Reorders).  White Uniforms Required

Okinawan Karate classes are taught by Anthony Willis.  Anthony relocated to the area after a 27-year career in the United States Air Force.  He has been practicing and researching martial arts for 30+ years and has several black belts, including a 6th degree black belt in Okinawan Goju Ryu.  He lived in Okinawa and studied under an Okinawan instructor for just under five years, and has been teaching Goju Ryu Karate for over 20 years.