Karate

BENNETT’S KARATE

Classes concentrate on karate punching, kicking, and blocking basics. Students learn to count from 1 to 10 in Japanese and
learn basic Japanese phrases used in the dojo. Have fun doing drills geared toward coordination and exercise in a structured
and disciplined environment. This program has its own ranking system and its purpose is to prepare younger students for the
karate class. 

Additional expenses for testing and equipment which is purchased through the instructor. Testing is held at Bennett’s Karate Dojo
in Erie.
Uniform ("gi"), belt, patch package: $50
Student membership: 
 $35 paid annually

Belt testing and class cancellations due to recreation center closures will be made up at Bennett’s Karate Dojo in Erie.

The 4 - 6 year-old classes have been suspended due to Covid-19.

Karate - Beginner Class (Ages 7 and older)

Students work on etiquette, discipline, communication skills, and teamwork. Classes focus on form, kicking and punching drills, prearranged fighting drills, and technical application. This class is intended for students 7 years and above including adults, seniors, and families. Both entry-level and advanced drills and exercises will be used to challenge and engage students of all ability levels. It is recommended to attend both classes but once a week is optional. Extra fees may apply for uniforms, testing, and membership. Age: 7+

Days: Monday & Thursday
Time: 6 - 7 pm
Location: Carbon Valley Recreation Center multi-purpose room
Fee: $58 District, $73 Non-District
Registration Deadline: Day before first scheduled class

Session Dates:
November 2 - November 30 (no class November 26)
December 3 - December 28 (no class December 24 and December 31)

Karate - Advanced Class (Ages 7 and older)

Students work on etiquette, discipline, communication skills, and teamwork. Classes focus on form, kicking and punching drills, prearranged fighting drills, and technical application. This class is intended for students 7 years and above including adults, seniors, and families. Both entry-level and advanced drills and exercises will be used to challenge and engage students of all ability levels. It is recommended to attend both classes but once a week is optional. Extra fees may apply for uniforms, testing, and membership. Age: 7+

Days: Monday & Thursday
Time: 7 - 8 pm
Location: Carbon Valley Recreation Center multi-purpose room
Fee: $58 District, $73 Non-District
Registration Deadline: Day before first scheduled class

Session Dates:
November 2 - November 30 (no class November 26)
December 3 - December 28 (no class December 24 and December 31)