Our Philosophy

The goal of our Martial Arts Training Center is to attain a physical, mental, and spiritual growth for children, teens and
adults who are interested in improving themselves through hard work and dedication.

GO DO SHIN
(5 way spirit of Shito-ryu Karate-do)

1. Shoshin wasureru nakare (Ishi)
Never forget the spirit of first beginning (will/determination)

2. Reigi oko taru nakare (Dotoku)
Never neglect courtesy and etiquette (moral virtue)

3. Doryuku oko tarunakare (Haten)
Never neglect effort (growth/ development)

4. Joshi kakeru nakare (Joshiki)
Never lose common sense (common sense)

5. Wa midasu nakare (Heiwa)
Never disturb harmony (peace)

“The most important thing in any game is not to win but to take part. Similarly, the most important thing in life is not the triumph but the struggle.
The essential thing is not to have conquered but to have fought well.”