The meaning of Shi Zen Karate is "to remain natural and in accordance with Nature's intended way". At first movements will be stiff and awkward, but with a dedicated heart and spirit the body will find its natural way of moving.
Shizendo have several clubs in Kent. They are special needs inclusive and non-competitive. We believe our art is for everyone. This club is run by Sensei Tony McWilliams 2nd Dan and supported by Sensei Rachel Nelson 1st Dan and Jack Taylor Junior Dan. Tony and Rachel are both CRB checked and have insurance.
Their chief Sensei Steve Martin is 5th Dan under the Classical Dimension System of Karate which was awarded to him by Willie Chong Lee Lim. Steve has been training in the Martial Arts for 31 years and studied under various Instructors such as Toru Takamizawa 6th Dan and Steve Rowe 7th Dan Karate, 7th Dan Tai Chi Karate and founder of the Shi Kon Budo Kai Association.