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New classes - Thursdays starting October 5th, Bushmead Hub, Manning hall

Shintai Karate

We are a traditional Shotokan club based in Luton, Bedfordshire, England. We are affiliated to the International Association of Shotokan Karate (IASK) headed by Sensei Nicholas Adamou 9th Dan (one of Kanazawa Soke's most senior and respected students).


The club is run by Sensei Iain Tyrie (7th Dan) with assistance from Sensei Lawrie Turner (4th Dan) .


Lesson times

Saturday mornings 10am to 11.30am at Bushmead Community Hub, Hancock Drive, Luton

LU2 7SP (situated near Bushmead shops, next to the Church ).

Monday evenings 7.30pm to 8.45pm at St. Christopher's church hall, Round Green, Luton.


Thursday evenings (starting Oct 5th) 7.00pm to 8.00pm at Bushmead Community Hub, Manning Hall.



Adults and children (over 6 years of age) are welcome to train. All lessons are P.A.Y.G and are £5 a session.


Classes are child friendly but still teach traditional shotokan following a lineage from Soke Hirakazu Kanazawa.