Self Defence | Fitness | Discipline | Balance | Confidence

Where Quality Comes First

The club adopts a high standard of Karate putting the fundamentals of Karate first.

We are a growing family friendly based Shotokan Karate club (martial arts) with clubs in Durham and Darlington.

Karate is a martial art which people from all walks of life can try.

The club ranges in age from 4 years and beginner to Black Belt.

All students of all levels are always welcome, for further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

Any clubs also wanting to join JSKD would be considered, anyone interested please get in touch.

Why Karate?

  • Self Defence
  • Fitness
  • Confidence
  • Co-ordination
  • Focus
  • Discipline

Or simply something different!


  • Family Friendly
  • High Standards
  • Fully qualified and DBS Checked Instructors 
  • Centre of Excellence certified
  • Instructor training and qualifications
  • Seminar Hosting
  • Club and External Competitions

And so much more!

Give us a Try

The first 2 lessons are free of charge as an introduction to the art.

Free suit included with membership.

Lesson Prices

£3.00 4 – 15 years

£3.50 16 and over

For information please contact us – info@jskd.org.uk