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Kuma-te Dojo

Kuma-te means Bear Paw. Dojo means Place of the Way.

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Our Dojo

Our small, eclectic dojo is conveniently located near Hwy 78 and Goodman Rd in Olive Branch MS, just minutes from Memphis, Southaven, Lewisburg, Collierville, and Germantown. 

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Our Instructors

Our instructors are experts in their arts, ready to assist you on your journey, wherever it may take you, while our small class sizes allow for greater individual attention to each student.  

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Our Philosophy

Respect is the foundation of all we do.
Respect for others, respect for ourselves. 


Our goal is to provide a safe home for you to begin your journey, learn, train, meet friends, challenge yourself,  get fit, and find your way. 

Our Programs

Karate

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Karate - it's not just for kids! 

Suitable for young and old, karate instills discipline and self-confidence through rigorous training of the body, mind, and spirit. 

Dragon Warriors

Children practicing karate.

Fun martial arts for kids ages 4 to 7!  
Our focus is respect, discipline, patience and self-control while building strength, flexibility, and confidence through karate-based play. 

Kobudo

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Kobudo is the study of traditional Okinawan weapon martial arts like the sai and bo. Kobudo is a requirement for our Traditional Karate program. 

Zen Yoga

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Zen Yoga is the Japanese practice of stretching, breathing, and quiet reflection that improves flexibility, strength, and well-being. 

Self-Defense

Woman ready to defend herself with a kubotan.

Women-Only Self-Protection is a free weekly meeting for adult and teen women to practice self defense in a safe, cooperative setting free from the usual distractions.

Karate+Fit

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Get fit, improve flexibility, and build upper body, leg and core strength with exercises developed over hundreds of years by Karate, Kung-fu, and Sumo masters. 

  

The Karate+Fit Kuma-te Dojo is an official dojo of Okinawa Matsusokan Dento Karate Kyokai.

  

Matsusokan members can travel to Okinawa to train with O'Sensei Takaya Yabiku.


 Our chief instructor is  Sensei Jeff Crook,  Yondan (4th degree). 

Enroll today for a Free Introductory Class!

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662-548-3880

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7047 Commerce Drive, Olive Branch, Mississippi 38654

662-548-3880

Hours

Mon

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tue

By Appointment

Wed

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Thu

By Appointment

Fri

Closed

Sat

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sun

Closed