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The Watershed, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Welcome to the website for the Budo Martial Arts Centre, Kilkenny – The Southeast’s Best Kids Karate & Fitness School

Beginners Karate & Fitness Classes for Kids (& Adults) Starting Now

Does your child have problems with any of the following: Concentration – Mobility – Listening Skills – Fitness Levels. If the answer is ‘Yes’ then karate is for them. Likewise, if you are a family or an adult who wants to get fit and improve their health karate has the answers for you.

We are now taking enrollments for our beginners classes starting now

Our kids karate classes combine the best fitness training and karate instruction available. Our Chief Instructor Sensei Kevin Shortall is the Japan Shotokan Karate Associations Chief representative in Ireland and years of experience coaching kids. Sensei Shortall is also a qualified Kids Fitness Specialist and all his classes provide additional and supplementary fitness/exercise to that received through the PE curriculum in both Primary and Secondary Schools in Ireland.

Class Schedule:



4:45pm – 5:15pm     Kids Tots (4yrs – 6 yrs old)/All Levels     The Watershed

5:15pm – 6pm     Karate Kids (7yrs – 12yrs old)/All Levels     The Watershed


7:30pm – 8:30pm     Karate – All Ages/All Grades     The Watershed


6:35pm – 7:05pm     Karate Tots (4 yrs – 6 yrs old)/All Grades     The Watershed

7:05pm – 7:50pm    Karate Kids (7yrs – 12 yrs old)/All Grades     The Watershed

7:50pm – 8:50pm     Karate – Adults & Teenagers     The Watershed


10:45am – 11:15am     Karate Tots (4yrs – 5yrs old)/All Grades     The Watershed

11:15am – 12pm     Karate Kids (6yrs – 12yrs old)/ All Grades     The Watershed

12pm – 1pm      Karate – Adults/Teens plus higher graded kids 

Book your place now – Call 086 3668669