Welcome to ‘Seishin-Do Shukokai Karate’
We are an association of Professional Karate Instructors teaching the Shukokai Style of Karate-Do throughout the North of England.
‘Seishin-do’ means ‘The Way of Positive Spirit’
Our aim is to provide responsible karate tuition by top professional instructors in a safe and friendly environment. Karate is a fascinating martial art encompassing Tradition, Sport, Fitness and Self-defence in one exciting training programme.
Regular beginners classes run at all our clubs allowing you the opportunity to get involved in Karate. So come along and join in.
The WUKF (World Union of Karate-do Federations) Junior European Championships took place on the 5th - 7th June in Herstal Belgium. Results below
Annabel Mooney (age 13) - European Champion (girls 13 -14 yrs Shito-ryu Kata)
Dominic Lewis (age 14) - European Silver Medalist (boys 13 -14 yrs Shito-ryu Kata)
Daniel Trow (age 7) - European Silver Medalist (boys 6-8yrs Kata)
Daniel Trow (age 7) - European Bronze Medalist (boys 6-8yrs kumite)
Rebecca Dawson (age19) - European Bronze Medalist (-21yrs ladies kumite)
Jennie Trow (age 13) - European Bronze Medalist (girls 13 -14 yrs Shito-ryu Kata)
SSK currently run karate classes in Manchester, Sheffield, Warrington, Chorley, Urmston, St Helens and Wigan and we are also currently expanding. If you or your club is interested in joining our association please contact us for more information!
A Brief History of Karate
In 1609 a newly unified Japan invaded the island of Okinawa and outlawed the carrying and use of all weapons. As a result the people developed systems of unarmed combat......