Karate at Village Square • Tuesdays at 3:30pm
Join us for Kids Karate, ages 3 and up. This class focuses on building coordination, respect, discipline, and self-control through the use of karate games and activities. Students will learn basic karate techniques (and learn not to use them outside of class), stranger awareness, anti-bullying and more. First two weeks are free!
About Sensei Koenig
Sensei Koenig has been practicing Martial Arts for 30 years. He began training under his sensei, Mark Pinner, at an after-school karate class much like those he teaches today. He has been teaching karate programs in Tampa Bay area schools, churches and childcare centers for over 15 years.
Sensei Koenig has trained in several styles of martial arts and holds the rank of San-Dan (third degree Black Belt) in Shotokan Karate through the Traditional Karate Organization headed by Sensei Joe Mirza. In addition to his karate training, Sensei Koenig has also trained in kobudo (weapons) for many years and holds the rank of black belt, the first ever awarded by his sensei.
Sensei Koenig has competed in Kata, Kumite and Kobudo at local, National and International Tournaments. Representing the United States as a member of the AAU/USA national team, he has won bronze, silver and gold medals at tournaments around the world.