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USA's Shibucho Shihon Jonathan Winstral

• Japan Trained.
• Japan Certified.
• Japan World Champion.
• Period.

USA's Shibucho Shihon Jonathan Winstral
"The Ultimate Aim of Karate Lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants" -Gichin Funakoshi

Karate Is an Traditional Art

Work with a dedicated karate instructor in Kingston or Red Hook, NY

Learning self-defense and karatedo is rewarding in many ways. It can give your child the self-confidence to move effortlessly through life's challenges. When you choose traditional karate classes, you'll not only master different techniques, but also learn the philosophy and morality behind this ancient art. Peaceful Warrior Karate is the right choice for your training in Kingston or Red Hook, NY.

Our karate centers have been instructing adults and children on the principles and techniques of this art for 35 years. You'll learn directly from our highly experienced instructors who have learned under the direct lineage of Japan's samurai class, under the watchful eye of Kancho Mamoru Miwa, 10th Degree.

Visit our dojo today to learn more about our instructor and classes.

Choose the right class for your skill level

What level are you? Our karate gym offers:

  • Beginner, intermediate and advanced karate classes, for adults of all levels
  • Pee Wee karate classes, to set the learning foundation for ages 3 - 5
  • Kid's Karate Classes for growing children ages 5 and up
  • Private karate classes, for those who want one-on-one time with our instructor
  • Weapons defense classes, which introduce traditional Japanese weapons
All of our classes are held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Our Kingston, NY location offers white and yellow belt classes from 3-3:45 p.m. and orange through black belt classes from 3:30-4:15 p.m. Our Red Hook, NY location has white through orange belt classes from 4:30-5:15 p.m. and green through black belt classes from 5:15-6 p.m.

Training using traditional techniques

Our karate instructor is known as a Shihan, meaning chief instructor. He has also been named USA Shibu Cho – the chief instructor in the nation, representing Japan for the Tenshinkan style. With over 40 years of teaching experience, he personally trains every student who enters the dojo. When you come to our gym for instruction, you can trust that you’re getting authentic lessons based on Japanese tradition.

Ask our highly trained karate instructor any questions about our techniques or locations now. You can call us at 845-399-8505.