Confidence. Fitness. Discipline.

Unlock your potential with the power of karate – where discipline, fitness, and confidence come together to transform lives. Our instructors are dedicated, highly skilled martial artists with years of experience in teaching and practicing karate. They are passionate about helping students achieve their personal best, combining traditional techniques with modern training methods.

Ready to begin your karate journey? Sign up for a free trial class today:


About Wessex Karate

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Wessex Karate Academy is a South West England based Karate Club, established for over 30 years with venues in various locations. The club teaches traditional Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate and is affiliated with Goju Ryu Karate International (GKI). Click on the location to view Class Times:

Milborne Saint Andrew

The club trains children and adults of any ability from age 6 upwards, including private lessons on request. The club has attained the Safeguarding Code in Martial Arts “mark” and all instructors are fully qualified and DBS checked.

If you’d like to learn more about starting Karate and how it can help to boost confidence, gain skills, and become stronger in body and mind, please see the New Students page and/or Contact Us for more information.


Kobudo (weapons)

Kobudo training is available at our Weymouth dojo for anyone over the age of 14.

Privacy Policy

For information on how we use personal information please see our Privacy Policy.

Safeguarding Mission Statement

Wessex Karate Academy is highly vigilant in protecting children and vulnerable adults. For more information on safeguarding please see our Safeguarding Policies and Procedures.