Just as it is the clear mirror that reflects without distortion, or the quiet valley that echoes a sound, so must one who studies Karate Do purge himself of selfish and evil thoughts, for only with a clear mind and conscience can he understand that which he receives. ~Funakoshi

JKA Shotokan Karate of Stanford is a member of the Japan Karate Association

Welcome to Winter Quarter of the 2021-2022 school year! Beginners welcome - now is a great time to try something new! Please join us in AOERC (Farrillaga) - Studio 111 (downstairs/hardwood floors) from 7:30 to 9:00 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays for a great workout and karate training!

Training will resume on Tuesday, 2/1 due to recent university restrictions. Sign up for our mailing list to stay updated on our trainings and other news.

Before joining one of our practices, please register for "JKA Shotokan" at the Club Sports website. Also, please join our CardinalEngage group here.

Check out the "Schedule and Directions" and "Membership and Dues" sections for more information.

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