Every day, in every way, I’m getting better, and better, and better.
— Sensei Morris Mack

KArate: More than self defense

Shudokan Karate-Do is an Okinawan style of karate with a strong focus on practical self defense, sustainable lifelong training, and on cultivating community. Y.S.K. was built around the study of karate, but our school has grown to incorporate several martial arts, including Yang Taichi, Aikido, Batto-Do (Japanese sword), and kickboxing. No matter the class, our instructors focus on more than punching and kicking. Respect, kindness, patience, and perseverance are at the forefront of every training session.


Classes for everyone

At Y.S.K., we pride ourselves on bringing fun, effective martial arts to people of diverse backgrounds. Whether you are hoping to help your four year old blow off some steam, or you are interested in the slow relaxation of taichi, Yakima School of Karate has a class for you! 

Don’t Miss Summer camps at YSK

Trying to find an amazing summer experience for your 7-12 year old? We have four incredible summer camps built around developing kid’s self confidence, coordination, and imagination. Does you child want to be a ninja? A Jedi? Do they love to pretend they are a superhero, saving the planet from catastrophe? Each of our camps is themed to enrich your child’s mind and provide them an outlet for all that energy they need to burn off.

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