New Karate Class in Cahersiveen

It’s official, we’ll be running our first karate class in Cahersiveen Wednesday 23rd November from 7 to 8:30 pm. Since it is our first class there, everyone will be a beginner and probably a little bit nervous. No need to worry, we’ve all been beginners once. The hardest step is getting the courage to attend

Seminar With Sensei Rault

We had the pleasure to host a seminar by Sensei Patrick Rault from Kyudokan France last saturday 11th June in the CYMS Hall in Killorglin, Co. Kerry, Ireland. We would like to thank Sensei Rault for his teaching, advice, guidance, support and trust. Sensei also presented the attendees with calligraphies on the day. Thank you

Adults Beginners Karate Classes

We organise karate classes for adult beginners from time to time. The classes take place in Killorglin sports complex on Tuesday evening from 7:30 to 8:30. These classes are an ideal opportunity to try karate with people of similar ability. Numbers are limited to 10 per class so please contact us to book your place

Why join our classes?

It’s not just for kids and you’re never too old to start! Nowadays, karate is often seen as an activity for children.  Although karate is a great activity for children,  it is also a great activity for adults of all ages and one that can be practiced at any age. Okinawan karate is more gentle

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