Shotokan Karate – a non-contact, simulation-based karate – is a great way to get fit while learning important life skills like self-defence, discipline, and respect for self and others. This program for members aged 7+ is led by a trained instructor. Class activities help build strength, power and speed.
- Ages: 7+ (YMCA membership required)
- Fee: $45 per year, for Y members only. (Additional fee covers association and insurance costs.)
- Grading: $35 (optional)
- Uniform: Uniforms can be purchased through the instructor. While they are not required for the class, uniforms are necessary to be graded for a class. Cost of uniforms are $40 to $60 each, depending on size)