Classes resume 18th Jan 2022

Our Traditional Okinawan Karate Classes resume in @Killorglin Sports Complex on Tuesday 18th January 2022. If you would like to try our karate classes, we offer 2 FREE classes for new starters on Tuesday 18th and Tuesday 25th January. Places are limited so please contact us via Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp or email to book your


Sensei Patrick Rault was recently awarded is 8th dan from the French Karate Federation. After being awarded his 8th dan from Sensei Higa in Okinawa in 2016, Sensei Rault was asked by the French Federation to to attend a grading in France at the beginning of December and was successful in the examination. We would

Christmas Break 2021

We are getting close to the end of our calendar year. Our last class of 2021 will take place on Tuesday 21st December in Killorglin Sports Complex. We will take a month long break over the Christmas period and will resume our classes on Tuesday 18th January 2021. Hopefully we will see you all back

Free Classes for Beginners

Join the Kyudokan Family! This November, we are offering Free Karate classes every Tuesday evening for new starters. This means 5 chances to join our friendly group for training for free and decide if traditional Okinawan karate is for you. The style practiced at Kyudokan is a realistic, short distance fighting system that uses natural

Return to indoor training

After almost a year, we returned to indoor training in Killorglin Sports Complex on Tuesday 21st September. We were delighted to meet again and to meet new people. Until 22nd October, classes are limited to 6 people and advance booking is necessary. We will hopefully be allowed to remove the number restrictions before the end

Last class of the season

We had our last class of the current season on Tuesday 24th August in Cromane. The class took place in wonderful sunshine and after working on our basics and kata for 90 minutes, we had the opportunity to sit outside and have a few refreshments. We will take a short break and will return to

Return to indoor training – 6th July

After many months training online and outdoors, and assuming we get confirmation that indoor training can resume from early July, we will be returning to indoor training from Tuesday 6th July. Classes will take place every Tuesday and Friday evening from 6:00 to 7:30 PM in Killorglin Sports Complex, Langford Street, Killorglin. Karate is suitable

Outdoor training resumes 11th May

At last, the easing of restrictions is now official and outdoor training can resume with up to 15 people, we will try to train outdoors in Cromane (near Jack’s Restaurant), or Rossbeigh, every Tuesday and Friday evening from 6:00 to 7:30, weather permitting starting. The first outdoor class will take place in Cromane on Tuesday

Classes resume in 2021

Our karate classes resumed on Tuesday 5th January online and will continue as such every Tuesday and Friday from 6:00 to 7:30 until we are in a position to return to Dojo training. Online classes are free and suitable for all from 10 years old. If you are considering something new this January, are in

Happy Christmas

We have reached the end of a very unusual 2020. It has been a very challenging year and one that forced us out of our dojo to train outdoors for a while then online via Zoom. We also had to cancel our annual seminar with Sensei Rault and all national competitions were also cancelled. Despite