Welcome to SHIRUDO Ultimate Martial Arts, and, thank you for showing interest in our club.

The SHIRUDO approach to teaching, sets us apart from other schools.

Our SHIRUDO philosophy and core values is to operate with the highest Integrity and honesty while delivery the highest quality martial arts instruction as possible.

The Martial Arts Background 

Karate has long been associated with precision strikes, high-intensity kicks, and powerful punches.

The Shirudo Hybrid Self Defence Karate Academy takes traditional martial arts to a new level by incorporating elements of self-improvement and mindfulness, transforming it into a holistic practice.

The unique style of SHIRUDO Hybrid Self Defence Karate Academy goes Beyond Kicking and Punching

Let’s explore what makes it different and why it’s gaining traction among those seeking a comprehensive martial art with a self-improvement system.

The Roots of  Hybrid Self Defence Karate

Shirudo Hybrid Self Defence Karate combines traditional karate techniques with modern self-defence strategies. It emphasizes practicality, adaptability, and efficiency in real-world situations. Unlike traditional karate, which often focuses on competition and katas, Shirudo Hybrid focuses on the everyday scenarios practitioners may encounter, emphasizing self-defence tactics that can be applied outside the dojo.

Practical Self-Defence Techniques

One of the defining features of Shirudo Hybrid is its focus on practical self-defence. This includes not only the traditional strikes and kicks of karate but also joint locks, throws, and escape techniques. The training incorporates realistic scenarios to prepare practitioners for various threats, from physical confrontations to personal safety concerns. This practical approach makes it ideal for people of all ages and fitness levels, allowing them to gain confidence and learn valuable skills.

The Mindfulness Connection

In addition to physical self-defence, Shirudo Hybrid places a significant emphasis on mindfulness and mental fortitude. The practice incorporates breathing exercises, meditation, and body awareness techniques. These elements are crucial for maintaining composure in stressful situations and developing a focused mind. By integrating mindfulness, Shirudo Hybrid goes beyond physical strength, encouraging practitioners to cultivate inner peace, clarity, and resilience.

A Path to Self-Improvement

Shirudo Hybrid Self Defence Karate isn’t just about defending oneself; it’s about personal growth. Through disciplined training, practitioners build self-confidence, discipline, and respect for others. The structured nature of the practice fosters a sense of community and camaraderie among practitioners, contributing to an environment where everyone is encouraged to learn and grow.

Adaptability and Evolution

Another unique aspect of Shirudo Hybrid is its adaptability. It is designed to evolve with the changing needs of society and incorporates elements from other martial arts and self-defence systems. This adaptability ensures that the techniques taught are relevant and practical, reflecting the dynamic nature of real-world self-defence.


If you’re looking for a martial art that goes beyond kicking and punching, and is strongly underpinned by  a process of developing important character developments

SHIRUDO offers a unique blend of traditional karate techniques, practical self-defence, and mindfulness, That provides a comprehensive approach to personal safety while  emphasizing mental and emotional growth, fostering a culture of respect, self-improvement, and adaptability.

Our core values and our strong sense of family at SHIRUDO cements our programs into a very cohesive unit and binds the school, the community, the teachers and the students together, where everyone has a common goal.

We help you, as parents, prepare your children for adult life by providing a nurturing, quality based teaching system that truly helps children of all ages and backgrounds not only achieve their physical and mental health potential, but also, to develop important life skills, that can prepare them for life as a well-balanced adult who is able to contribute to their community in a positive way.

Once your child or your family begin our program, you become part of our “family”.

Together, we help each other reach our goals.

“Our programs in every sense can be used to support the moral compass for your child”

This is the SHIRUDO Way

Come and see for yourself! We will welcome you with open arms, our family to your family.



Founder Director

SHIRUDO Ultimate Martial Arts