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   Welcome to Karate STL, St. Louis, Missouri USA
Shibu Dojo of 
Beikoku Shido-kan Karate-do Association
Under direct supervision & teaching of
Seikichi Iha, Hanshi 10th Dan, Head Master



                            Now in our 20th year of teaching in the St. Louis area!!

    No Contracts to Sign, No Equipment to Buy

    Adult & Youth (starting at age 4) Karate Programs

    Karate Discounts for Families & Age 55+

    Self-Defense Instruction...Our Location or Yours

    St. Louis Area (Maryland Heights, MO) Training Location

    Encouragement, Not Intimidation 

   6th Degree Black Belt Internationally Certified Head Instructor

STUDENTS' INFO:  Time-sensitive highlights (changes, cancellations, etc.)

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We at KARATE STL take great pride in our diligent students, internationally certified dojo (school) and honorable masters, as well as the tradition, philosophy and authenticity of our style of original Okinawan karate-do -- as taught by Head Master, Seikichi Iha, Hanshi 10th Dan.  We strive to provide an inspiring atmosphere conducive to learning and growing -- physically, mentally and emotionally -- while having fun!  Our pledge is to continue our pursuit of excellence, to create even higher standards for our dojo, and to represent our martial art in a respectful and exemplary manner.

Thanks for visiting us.

S. A. Basinger, Shihan 6      th Dan
Karate STL Head Instructor
Missouri Shibu Dojo Director
Beikoku Shido-kan Karate-do Association
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(Updated: 01/20/15)
                       Time-Sensitive Highlights - 2015


TRAFFIC ALERT:  Road work on Fee Fee Rd between Old St. Charles Rd & Edwards Ave.  For now, northbound lane open but changes can occur daily, so verification is advised, or see alternate routes under Pattonville Heights Middle School.  



Feb 3 - rank test 5p only

     Thu, Feb 5 - rank test 5p only

     Tue, Feb 10 - end session 5p only
     Tue, Feb 10 - rank test 6, 7, 8p

     Thu, Feb 12 - end session age 4-adult (except age 7-13 Apprentice class)

     Tue & Thu, Feb 17 & 19 (unless a snow day needs to be made up)    
Tue & Thu, Mar 17 & 19 - spring break

      Begins Tue & Thu,
Feb 24 & 26...ends Apr 9 -
Pattonville Heights Middle School back gym
195 Fee Fee Rd at Dorsett Rd, Maryland Heights, MO 63043
Now enrolling - call 314.213.8094.  Enroll before 3p Fri, Feb 20 to avoid late fees.
Discount info - family (kids AND adults) and golden (age 55+) - plus other enrollment options under

SELF-DEFENSE CLASS - women & teens age 14+... Hands on!!
      Fri, Mar 27 - 5:30-8:30 pm
Parkwood School gym, Maryland Hts

$25 Pattonville residents; $30 non-residents 
To enroll, call 314.213.8094 or see
Pricing for more enrollment options
Please enroll before 3p Mon, Mar 23!


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DISCOUNTS - Family (adults & kids) and golden (age 55+) karate discounts

CALENDAR OF EVENTS - time-sensitive info - to June, 2015

CURRENT SESSION Information - current session's begin/end dates for your karate class

Cancellation Policy - due to inclement weather or emergency - karate & self-defense

Dojo News - last
entry - Nov 29, 2014
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