Beginners

Beginners are always welcome at our training sessions.  Come along and try it out – find our training times here.

Who can do Shorinji Kempo?

Anyone!

Adults: our classes cater to all levels of experience, fitness, and ability. If you can get to the dojo, we’ll work with you to make your experience a good one!

Children: At the moment our dojo doesn’t have a dedicated children’s class, however age 14+ may join the adult class with parental permission. Sensei Nicki holds an Enhanced DBS check and has completed the EduCare Child Protection in Sport and Active Leisure qualification.

I want to know more

Below are some helpful links, if you’re after more information.

You can also join our mailing list – you’ll get a series of helpful hints and useful information, plus everyone who signs up receives a voucher for a free lesson and our super-useful beginner’s handbook.

How to behave in the dojo

(Without embarrassing yourself)

Helpful Japanese vocab

(No kanji required!)