The Missouri Karate Association (MKA) is a family-oriented dojo (school) that provides quality instruction in a safe yet challenging environment. Our goal is to offer an enjoyable and supportive atmosphere for children and adults to practice Traditional Shotokan Karate
Self-defense • Fitness • Posture • Balance • Concentration • Awareness
Confidence • Discipline • Accomplishment • Self-esteem • Character
Traditional Shotokan Karate maximizes the effectiveness of the body. This offers immediate advantage for self-defense and is used in everyday life. Proper training in Shotokan Karate sharpens both mental and physical aspects of our bodies. It improves our ability to focus and helps us control and leverage our potential.
Master Funakoshi's pen name was 'Shoto' so Shotokan literally means Shoto's clubLearn more
Our instructors are happy to answer your questions and show you actual classes in our dojo.
Please contact us for more information.