Mon - Northam Community Centre,Fore St, Northam, Bideford EX39 1AW | Wed - School Gymnasium, Hatchmoor Rd Torrington EX38 8BU | Fri - Village Hall, South Street Dolton EX39 8QS
Western Karate was formed approximately 30 years ago and is quite unique with its own Japanese style badge which means WESTERN.
We operate as a totally independent group. We are full members of the English Karate Federation and the British Karate Association. Sensei Vernon H Keens is the South West representative. The style of Karate studied in a traditional manner is WADO-RYU; meaning Way of Peace & Harmony. The full title of the group being:- WESTERN KARATE WADO-RYU KAI.
Years training in this style
Black Belt 6th Dan - 43+ years
Years training in Martial Arts
Sensei Vernon Keens
Tuesdays 7:00 to 9:00pm Barnstaple / Wednesdays 7:00 to 9:00pm Bideford
Children & Adults 7 years old and over