At Cordova, blackbelt instructors lead practices in traditional Shotokan Karate as taught by Tsutomu Ohshima, Shihan. We practice every Tuesday and Thursday, from 7:15pm-8:45pm and on Saturday from 10:30am-12:00pm. The dojo is located at the Cordova Family YMCA 7950 Club Center Cove Cordova, TN 38016.
Cordova Shotokan Karate Dojo is an affiliate of Shotokan Karate of America (SKA), the oldest karate organization in the United States.
Our dojo members are dedicated karate practitioners at all levels from beginners to senior members. Many of our members have attended SKA Special Trainings, participated in tournament competition (such as the Nisei Week tournament), and practiced at Shotokan Ohshima Dojo in Santa Barbara and other SKA dojos around the U.S. and abroad. Our instructors are SKA black belts with many years of experience.