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 A jumping side kick performed by sham aktar

                                                                    About Shotokan Karate JKA Academy :

  •   Shotokan Karate JKA Academy is affiliated to Japan Karate Association World Federation - Head / Chief Instructor, M. Kawasoe Sensei 8th Dan & Regular Club Instructor Sham Aktar 6th Dan.

  • Remember :  No martial arts is perfect each have their strengths, as well as their weaknesses...It is upto each practitioner how well & hard they train & develop through their particular martial art that will determine how good they become for an outcome in a practical self-defence situation or in competition.

  • Key Points about Shotokan JKA Karate: It is the most powerful & dynamic Karate, Shotokan Karate JKA utilizes both sides of the body & upper and the lower body to produce powerful, fast punches, kicks , strikes, blocks and throws. It also develops a balanced & even development of the body & mind through its practice of basics,forms, and sparring drills in practice. ( Kihon, Kata & Kumite )

  • Practitioners employ powerfully delivered, direct punches & strikes, using the hips, designed to quickly stop an attacker in a Self-Defence or competition situation.

  • Also Remember !!... Many other martial arts Karate systems were derived from the Shotokan JKA system.

such as taekwondo, kyokushinkai karate, wadoryu karate ..and many others...

 Master the dynamic martial art of original Japan Karate Association karate as taught at the Japan Karate Association (JKA)  by the original  Shotokan JKA karate masters  

 as Revived by the 48 years experience of:  Sham Aktar - 6th DAN, Ph.D  - Trainer of great Shotokan Karate Black Belts.



Sham Aktar 6th Dan - Trainer of great Black Belts,  is the chief club karate instructor/coach. He has has over 48 years of Karate & martial arts experience. He has trained in many traditional & modern martial arts, and has trained extensively in China, Malaysia, & Japan with the worlds' leading original Karate & Martial arts masters.  His goal is to revive  the spirit of true traditional Karate at the Shotokan JKA academy for his students, & to simplify the teachings & concepts of these masters, which have become fragmented, lost, or confused.  After many years of practice, research, & synthesis of all of his masters' teachings & essential points, he has been able to devise his unique, simplified, & best method of original Shotokan JKA karate upto Black Belt & beyond, which enables anyone to learn the original practical ultimate self-defence techniques & skills in a dedicated relatively shorter time then ever before, and become a great karate Black. 

Call now if you want to master this wonderful Martial art of Shotokan JKA Karate with Sham Aktar coaching team:    Call FREE : 0800 999 1959 OR Mob/Text: 07956 553417
















shotokan jka Academy little Tigers kids in karate competition under the watchful eye of Sham Aktar head coach.
junior studentys participating in karate competitions
Shotokan JKA academy students with coach Sham Aktar, after winning in karate competitions.
letter of appreciation from our karate students to Sham Aktar.
Photo of Sham Aktar 6th Dan in front of all his karate teachers afyer a course circa 1994.
Bruce Lee quote.