Hampton Virginia

Karate & Martial Art schools in Hampton, Virginia

Hampton is situated between Hampton and Williamsburg and offers a number of martial art schools.  The school(s) with one of the deepest & richest histories & lineage are listed below. 

These schools are members of the Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Karate association, this association teaches Shorin-ryu which dates backs to Shuri-te almost which was formalized nearly 400 years ago.  Shuri-te however was built upon the indigenous Okinawan martial arts known as ToDe,  or Chinese hand.  The Okinawans blended ideas and concepts from Chinese Kungfu in to their fighting systems and developed a very unique, quick & strong martial art.  

Sensei Noel Smith sometimes reminds his students "that our Karate isn't pretty, it is just effective", the sentaments of what Sensei Shugoro Nakazato once told him.

Martial art & Karate schools In Hampton, Va.  visit

Green's Martial arts

Hampton Shorinkan Martial arts and Karate
1816 Todds Ln, Suite B Hampton, VA
Green's Martial Arts website

(757) 827-5425
 

Shorinkan

Okinawan Shorin-ryu karate student and instructor