Program Requirements

The Okinawan Karate Club of Dallas offers three  distinct martial arts programs.  Please see the individual program for the established rank requirements.

Our main program is Okinawan Karate.  We practice Shorin Ryu Karate as taught by Grandmaster Eizo Shimabukuro who resides in Okinawa, Japan.  We also practice Shudokan Karate as taught by the late Shibucho Walter Todd of Oakland, California.  Our karate programs are for youth and adult karateka.  

We also teach Toei Jujutsu as taught by Grandmaster Eizo Shimabukuro.  This program is offered to our adult karateka who have achieved the rank of Gokyu in karate.

Moreland Arnis is taught by Guru Bruce Jenkins.  All adult students may study Arnis.  Teenagers may ask Guru Jenkins permission to study Arnis.