Update. Friday, 8 October, 2021. The Miyagi Kan Sydney Dojo reopens its doors on Monday 11 October.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the dojo! Your safety is important to us. In line with NSW Public Health Order, all visitors 16 years and over must present proof of full vaccination upon entry. While inside the dojo, all visitors over 12 years must wear a mask.

Some of our face-to-face classes will continue to be broadcast online on Zoom. 

Join our MKK Virtual Dojo, a private Facebook Group for more up-to-date announcements and Zoom links.

Weekly Training Timetable

Karate (Kids)

This class is for children 13 years and under. It focuses on teaching karate foundations and basics (kihon), coordination, karate skills (such as agility, jumping, balance, concentration etc.) and foundations of kumite. 

Karate

This is class is generally offered to people 12 years and older. You will build upon and develops karate basics (kihon), coordination, karate skills (such as agility, jumping, balance, concentration etc.) and foundations of kumite. 

On Mondays, the class dedicates the first 45 mins to kihon and body conditioning. The last 30-40 mins will split the class into two groups that will each focus specifically on kumite or kata. This is a good class for those who are interested in developing a strong foundation for kumite and/or sports karate.

Tuesday evening’s class is led by Sensei Peter Parasyn (6th Dan). This class is perfect for parents who wish to train with their kids. It is also a great class for Kyu grades to prepare to Become a Black Belt. This class develops karate foundations/ basics (kihon), coordination, karate skills (such as agility, jumping, balance, conditioning etc.).

On Wednesdays, the class has a stronger focus on traditional karate and kata. This class is suitable for kyu grades and senior black belts. 

Kumite

Kumite classes focus on developing students in dojo sparring and sports karate competition (adaptable for beginner to elite). This class is high intensity training. You can expect kumite-specific technical and tactical development, physical and mental competition preparation. This is an excellent class for those who want to develop their fitness and/ or gain skills and confidence in the ring.

Monday and Friday night classes are suitable for people who wish to learn the foundations of kumite.

Kobudo

Kobudo is training in the weapons system of martial arts. Led by Sensei Peter Wohlfahrt, you will learn kihon, kata and bunkai of traditional weapons like the bō, sai, tonfa and nunchaku.

Black Belt Kata

This class is for Black Belts (shodan-ho and above). This class has a foundation of traditional kata training and is also for those training for competition kata (adaptable for intermediate to elite).