Karate Program Scottsdale Paradise Valley Peaceful Warrior Martial Arts-KaratePeaceful Warrior Martial Arts & Healing Center teaches traditional Shorin-Ryu Karate from Okinawa, Japan, the birthplace of Karate. We are a proud member of the Shorin-Ryu Shorinkan organization, and offer authentic rank in this system.

Our martial arts style is one of the oldest fighting arts in the world today. Although we maintain its tradition, we also ensure the techniques our students learn constantly evolve so that they can be effective against modern threats. Students learn self-defense from standing up and the ground in order to protect themselves in any situation.
Youth Karate classes are a great way for kids, from beginners to advanced, to harness new strength. Our award-winning program allows children of any age or skill level to improve themselves mentally and physically. Students learn martial arts fundamentals like respect, discipline, confidence, situational awareness, self-defense and so much more. Our fun and exciting classes allow students to make new friends, learn valuable life-skills and develop martial arts skills in a safe, fun and structured environment. Appropriate for ages 7 to 12.

Teen and Adult Karate classes are a great way for any skill level to learn methods from our traditional Shorin-Ryu Karate system. Students learn stances, blocks, kicks and strikes, along with kata/forms. Students also learn practical street self-defense, weapons defense, ground-fighting skills and more. Appropriate for ages 13 to adult.

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 "Great leadership, great black belt team, super students and awesome dojo.  A highlight of my week was seeing those kids progress in technique and spirit."


 "My son has been going here for years and it's quite impressive to see how he's gained control and confidence. I also love that you earn your belt in this club, there aren't given simply because we pay the bill."