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Budocentral Martial Arts in Halifax – Dartmouth, NS is the home of some of the most exciting and dynamic martial arts you can find. We are not a commercial venture but a team of dedicated volunteers and martial arts enthusiasts. Both Karate and Ju-Jitsu are non-tournament styles where the emphasis is on student development, fitness and self-esteem building. All our programs including our women’s self defence and anti bullying workshops are life changing and empowering.

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Event Schedule

08
Sep

Karate-do Shotokai at the North Woodside Community Centre starts Sept 8th for youth and adults

10:00 am — 12:30 pm
The North Woodside Community Centre

Karate-do Shotokai is a non-competitive form of karate in Dartmouth – Halifax Nova Scotia. Rather than winning tournaments, the emphasis is on mental and physical development through the study and practice of the art.

11
Sep

Kyushu-Ryu Ju-Jitsu at NWCC starts Sept 11 for youth & adult

7:00 pm — 10:00 pm
The North Woodside Community Centre

Kyushu-Ryu Ju-Jitsu is one of the most exciting martial arts styles available. It’s dynamic and full of energy and because Kyushu-Ryu is a traditional Japanese non-tournament martial art and is a street oriented style, its main focus is on technical perfection and realistic self-defence skills rather than tournament accolades.

17
Sep

WASP - North Woodside Community Center - Starts-Monday, Sept 17, 2018

7:00 pm — 8:30 pm
Mount Saint Vincent University

W.A.S.P is “Women’s Awareness Survival Program”, a dynamic system of self-defence for women aged 12 years old and above(under 16 must be accompanied by an adult) in Halifax and dartmouth Nova Scotia. This is not a martial arts class but rather a street oriented women’s self-defence and rape awareness workshop with combat proven tactics based…

19
Sep

Karate-do Shotokai at Brook House Elementary starts Wednesday, Sept 19 for youth and adults

6:15 pm — 9:00 pm
BrookHouse Elementary

Karate-do Shotokai is a non-competitive form of karate in Dartmouth – Halifax Nova Scotia. Rather than winning tournaments, the emphasis is on mental and physical development through the study and practice of the art.

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Kyushu-Ryu Shield Practice

Bookhouse Elementary School

Sword Class

A Young Sword Master

Kyushu-Ryu Ju-Jitsu Adult Class Jan 2016

Kyushu-Ryu Ju-Jitsu Youth Class

Kyushu-Ryu Selfie

Karate-do Shotokai Brookhouse

Karate-do Pleasant St

Sensei Frank Zinck & Student

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This was shot prior to 2006 when Troy and I look so young. This is not as easy as it looks, and everyone thinks there's a trick. try it and have some fun. #karate #jiujitsu #budocentral #dartmouthshotokai

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So you think you can punch hard? But can you generate enough force to punch a piece of newspaper in half. Learn to punch hard. Try this and see. Its not a tr...

The is a fun #jiujitsu technique we worked on tonight.
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Here's a fun Jiu-Jitsu technique, escaping the cross mount. Budocentral Martial Arts in Halifax – Dartmouth, NS by Frank Zinck is the home of some of the mos...

This is from one of my #jiujitsu Youth gradings taken in 2013... the kids are always amazing.
#dartmouthkyushuryu #budocentral.

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Budocentral Martial Arts held it's winter Kyushu-Ryu Ju-Jitsu youth grading on March 8th. Master Frank Zinck said, "I could not be more proud of this group o...

These #karate clips were put together in 2011...... the quality is not the best but fun to look back on. #budocentral #dartmouthshotokai

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Here is a some quick clips of our classes.

 

 

 

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