December 6, 2019

One of the many wonderful things about practicing Karate- Do is that hundreds of thousands practice it worldwide. No matter where one may visit or move to, it is highly likely that there is a Karate dojo somewhere in that city, county, state or country or continent. Th...

October 4, 2019

Karate training has many more benefits than learning the triad basis of Karate training, (consisting of Kihon-basic techniques, Kata-formal prearranged sequences of self-defense techniques and Kumite-sparring), learning and training self-defense techniques, getting in...

January 17, 2019

Welcome 2019!! We're excited for all karateka to strengthen mind, body & spirit in the year ahead through daily training and special events over the next year. 

Please mark the following events in your calendar, and we hope you will join us there. 


January 23-27 -...

November 8, 2018

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Faces of LKA post: Traditional JKA tournament

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Info & forms for JKA/AF Nationals

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November 1, 2018

Top-level athletes across North America will travel to New Orleans to demonstrate their practiced technique and strong spirit in hopes of winning the gold.

Come watch competitors from youth to collegiate, young adults to super seniors, compete in the 2018 JKA/AF N...

September 12, 2018

Team USA, including LKA's own mother-son pair Cathy Jarushi and AJ Jarushi, demonstrated strong spirit and technique at the 2018 JKA PanAmerican Karate Championships this month in Lima, Peru!

All competitors fought hard against elite athletes from across North and...

November 26, 2017

November 2017, one hundred and twenty competitors from ages 5 to 75 from across North America traveled to Grace King High School in Metairie for the annual National & Collegiate Karate Championships, hosted by the Japan Karate Association/American Federation. Karate at...

September 21, 2017

This week, on September 21, the world celebrates International World Peace Day. Interestingly enough, we can take part with triple punch repetitions and partner work, as the art of karate promotes the way of peace.

 The mission of the JKA is to promote “world peace by s...

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