During this 8 week beginners' program, you will learn the basics of this traditional art; increase your fitness, coordination, and balance; and practice some practical and highly effective self-defense skills.
The Thursday evening class is devoted specifically to this program. But you are not limited to the Thursday evening class -- you are welcome, encouraged even, to join the Monday, Tuesday, and Saturday all-levels classes! You can view our schedule for class times.
What Our Students Say:
"The supportive atmosphere is really nice. It's not particularly competitive, and the training meets you where you are." - Regina
"When I first came here, I could do one pushup. They've improved, now I can do over 30 in a row." - Kiera
"I spend a lot of time in my mind, so it's nice to actually connect with my body!" - Renee
"I love the training, the art form, and the people." - Tracey
"This is an investment in myself, investing in a strong body and mind." - Nikia
Frequently Asked Questions:
What Is the Cost?
For al limited time only, tuition for this introductory program is $99 -- a savings of $71 offf the regular monthly tuition!
Karate 101 will begin on these Thursdays in 2017:
What Should I Wear?
Workout-style clothing that leaves your ankles and wrist visible is best. We train in bare feet. Our floor is matted, so if you need to wear special shoes we ask they be non-scuffing indoor footware and used only for karate.
Women who continue training will be encouraged by buy a karate uniform (called a "gi"), which are available at our school. Of course, you are welcome to buy and wear a gi whenever you'd like.
Where is the Feminist Karate Union?
At 1426 South Jackson Street in Seattle, we are conveniently located right off I-5 and I-90 in Seattle's "Little Saigon" neighborhood. There is street parking available. Metro stops buses 7, 9, 14, 36, and 60 are within a 2 block radius.
Karate 101 class next begins on Thursday January 19. To register, please sign up using the form below and select your method of payment. You may pay online via PayPal, mail in a check, or pay when you show up.
If you are signing up your daughter under the age of 18 (and over the age of 13), a parent will need to fill out the registration forms. Contact us for more information about enrolling a teen girl in this program.
At the end of the 8 week course, you can become a full member of the Feminist Karate Union.
How Can I Sign Up?
Fill out this online form. Indicate method of payment. If using PayPal, use the button below. If mailing a check, please send to: Feminist Karate Union, 1426 S Jackson Street, Seattle WA 98144 at least one week before class is to begin.