Academy of Okinawan Karate


Our invitation to you

The Academy of Okinawan Karate has been helping people improve their lives through the Martial Arts since 1979.  Our main goal is to enhance self-esteem. We achieve this through building self-confidence, character, and developing a sense of respect for others, in addition to teaching  effective and practical self-defense skills.  Parents, family members, and teachers frequently speak of the beneficial effects that the Academy of Okinawan Karate has had in performance, self-esteem, and general attitude.

If you or someone you know could benefit from the Academy of Okinawan Karate approach to Martial Arts, we encourage you to call to set up your free introductory lesson (Internet visitors only; others pay $5.00).  If you sign up, we will also give you a free Karate uniform (a $35.00 value).  See for yourself the benefits of the Academy of Okinawan Karate‚Äôs unique teaching techniques, with an emphasis on character development.  We are located in Peoria, IL, at 8875 N. Knoxville Avenue.  Our telephone number is (309)-692-2499, which we answer from 9:00AM to 9:00 PM daily.  Or, you can contact us via E-Mail at Please call us today to schedule a free introductory lesson