As one of Alaska’s finest martial arts schools, it is our pleasure to welcome you to the exciting world of karate. There are karate - tae kwon do classes for all ages and skill levels; men, women, and children. Family classes are held regularly so that the entire family can benefit from the training, while enjoying hours of quality time together. We also feature an outstanding student to instructor ratio; assuring quality and personal attention. Okamoto’s offers an expansive schedule, with classes available six days a week, both day and evening. We offer martial lessons in Anchorage, Eagle River, and Wasilla!
For children the development of confidence, discipline, and respect are emphasized throughout all martial arts lessons! Many parents love that their kids are enjoying the fun and exciting curriculum, while also learning these important character traits. Children learn age appropriate self-defense, as well as, how to handle bullying and confrontations at school. We emphasize the proper time and place for the use of martial arts. There are several children's classes and programs to chose from, one for every skill level.
Adults enjoy the benefits of a great work out, while working off stress. The program offers a great balance of physical fitness and practical self-defense, taught by our team of friendly, professional instructors. Okamoto's can be a great foundation for those interested in MMA. Students choosing this pursuit have successfully moved from the Alaskan competition scene all the way to the UFC. Whatever your goals are, Okamoto's is focused on helping you attain them.
Our martial arts program is among the world’s finest. Okamoto’s Karate has a tournament record unparalleled in the history of Alaskan sport karate. Over the years, Okamoto’s has won thousands of awards including city, state, regional, national, and world titles. Okamoto’s world championship team, Team Alaska, was featured on ESPN’s worldwide telecast of the U.S. Open/I.S.K.A. World Martial Arts Championships, both in 1999 and 2000. The group has appeared in Black Belt Magazine and on the cover of Alaska Sports Magazine. Our success in competition stems from a tradition of excellence, which is integrated into every martial arts class. Our lessons feature traditional martial arts training with a modern sensibility and focus. Our program combines the powerful hand techniques of karate with the dynamic kicking techniques of tae kwon do to provide a highly effective form of training; perfect for achieving personal fitness goals or training to be a champion in sport martial arts!
Okamoto’s Karate stands dedicated to the highest quality instruction and service. We have professionally staffed schools with full-time administrative personnel to help you with your every need. Okamoto’s Karate stands ready to help you unlock your inner potential for greatness! Don't wait, call today!