Kenkokan Karate
Art Style
Street Address
Devonport, Stanley Bay and Forrest Hill
Training Days
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Training Times
Mondays (Devonport Primary School Hall)
> 5pm - 5.50pm: Kids Karate (All Grades)
> 6pm - 7.30pm: Adults Karate (All Grades)
Tuesdays (Forrest Hill Primary School Hall)
> 6.30pm - 7.30pm: Mixed Kids and Adult Lessons
Thursdays (Stanley Bay School Hall)
> 4.15pm - 4.45pm: Little Tigers (4 - 5 Years)
> 5.00pm - 5.50pm: Kids Karate (Beginner Grades)
> 6.00pm - 7.00pm: Kids Karate (Intermediate Grades)
Saturdays (Stanley Bay School Hall)
> 8.00am - 9.00am: Advanced Training
> 9.00am - 10.00am: Beginners (Kids and Adults)
> 10.00am - 11.00am: Intermediate (Kids and Adults)
> 11.00am - 11.30am: New Entrants and Advanced Training
Contact Person
Marc Sofinowski
Phone Number
Website Address

Our Karate and Iaido lessons are available for Children and Adults and cater for a variety of training levels.

Street Address
Highlands Park Dojo: Mangorei School, 502 Mangorei Road, Highlands Park/Bell Block Dojo: Fred Tucker Centre, 132 Parklands Ave, Bell Block, Ferndale Hall, Barry Lane Ferndale, Spotswood School, 177 South Road Spotswood
New Plymouth
Training Days
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Training Times
Taijutsu - Wednesdays 6pm
Kenjutsu - Wednesdays 7pm

Highlands Park:
Kenjutsu - Thursdays 6pm
Jojutsu - Thursdays 7pm

Bell Block:
Taijutsu - Mondays 6pm
Kenjutsu - Mondays 7pm

Taijutsu - Fridays 6pm
Kenjutsu - Fridays 7pm
Contact Person
David Nips
Phone Number
022 6514034
Email Address

Bushijutsu literally translates as "The Art of the Warrior", this style includes the study of kenjutsu (art of the sword), jojutsu (art of the short staff) and taijutsu (art of the body, empty handed). Studying the arts of the samurai also incorporates strict etiquette and discipline as well as knowledge and history of the samurai. Each art incorporates training in basic techniques, partner practice, sparring and forms