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  • The Martial Arts way begins and ends with courtesy. Therefore, be properly and genuinely courteous at all times.

  • Following the Martial Way is like scaling a cliff - Continue upwards without rest. It demands absolute and unfaltering devotion to the task at hand.

  • Strive to seize the initiative in all things, all the time guarding against actions stemming from selfish animosity or thoughtlessness.

  • Even for the Martial Artist, the place of money cannot be ignored. Yet one should be careful never to become attached to it

  • The Martial Way is centered on posture. Strive to maintain correct posture at all times.

  • The Martial Way begins with one thousand days and is mastered after ten thousand days of training.

  • In the Martial Arts, introspection begets wisdom. Always see contemplation on your actions as an opportunity to improve.

  • The nature and purpose of the Martial Way is universal. All selfish desires should be roasted in the tempering fires of hard training.

  • he Martial Arts begin with a point and end in a circle. Straight lines stem from this principal.

  • The true essence of the martial way can only be realised through experience. Knowing this, learn never to fear its demand.

  • Always remember: In the Martial Arts, the rewards of a confident and grateful heart are truly abundant.

Welcome to Kyokushin Academy

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Kyokushin or Kyokushinkai is a style of Karate and was developed in the 1950s. The first official Honbu (headquarters) was founded by Masutatsu Oyama in 1964. Kyokushinkai is Japanese for "the society for the ultimate truth". It is considered one of the most challenging forms of Karate. Developed by Masutatsu Oyama (a Korean-Japanese), this is probably the hardest form of Karate today, placing great emphasis on combat effectiveness. Oyama himself has fought and killed bulls in demonstration fights, fighting unarmed and without protection.

At the Kyokushin Academy our primary fighting style is Kyokushin and knockdown fighting regulated and affiliated to the BKK and IFK. Since 2012 to further enhance our standup fighting strength proposition we have incorporated a Muay Thai Kickboxing and fitness programme, sponsored by TUFF Camp - Thailand.

We offer training in the following disciplines, two of the worlds toughest standup fighting styles:

Muay Thai


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