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JKL Luton is a non profit making club whose aim is to teach traditional Shotokan Karate and make it affordable to everyone. Our Club, Instructors and students have been recognised by the Luton Sports awards with several awards in the past few years. We belong to the Karate no Michi World Federation, based in Japan, its supreme Shihan is Mikio Yahara, a legend in the Karate world. Teams from the JKL have competed internationally and obtained uncountable trophies.


New karate class Starting 1st june see details here

See Competition report for In House Competition April 2013 here

Buy JKLuton merchandise here

See News of our Alex achieving Shodan here

Find details on Sensei Yahara course here

Meet our Students of the year Here

Visit regularly our calendar to see any forthcoming events .

Training Times

All training at:-
High Town Community Sports & Arts Centre,Concorde Street, Luton, LU2 OJD
General class
18:00-19:15: Junior - All Grades
19:15-20:45: Seniors – All Grades

Kata or forms
19:00-20:00: Junior & Seniors - Advanced Grades (Green – Black belt)
20:00-20:30: Junior & Seniors Dan Grades


General class
Class 1- 10:00 – 11:00: Junior - Beginner to White/Yellow belt
Class 2-11:00- 12:00: Junior - Yellow to Blue belt
Class 3- 12:00- 13:00: Junior - Brown and Black belt


If it's worth doing, do it properly!!