Q - How much does it cost?
A - It depends on the program the student chooses. There are many different options to choose from. A free evaluation appointment is set up to go over the students skills and goals before deciding on a recommended program.
Q - What is the youngest age student?
A - Our little dragons programs begins students at the age of 4. A free evaluation appointment is set up to go over the students skills and goals before deciding on a recommended program.
Q - Do you sell karate equipment?
A - Yes. Anyone can purchase equipment from our store at our competitive prices. We stock uniforms, karate sparring equipment, grappling gear and MMA clothing and gear. A few exceptions are team uniforms and special weapons with legal restrictions, which are only available to our team members. Equipment used in Ramtown Karate classes must be purchased through us at our competitive prices to ensure uniformity, proper fit, and safety.
Q - What type of martial art do you teach?
A - As active members of the international karate organization called Ryukyukan, we teach traditional Okinawan Shorin Ryu Karate. Ryukyukan is known for it's historical lineage, and it's internationally renowned full contact fighting champions. We offer a very strong stand up fighting system based on karate and kick boxing that is used by our international champion full contact karate competition team, our kick boxing team, and our mixed martial arts cage fighting team. We also train a group of athletes in our ever popular submission grappling program; this team competes in grappling and MMA bouts. We have been teaching practical self defence programs since the 70's, which include basic awareness and escapes, self defense fighting, practical pressure point attacks for defense, and third party defense including body guard and event security.
CHILDREN: We teach children classical Shorinryu Karate, Submission Grappling, and practical self defense awareness and escape techniques. All childrens classes convey life lessons to build champions in life.
Q - How long are classes?
A - Basic classes are one hour in length.
Q - What time do classes start?
A - Please refer to the class-schedule; a variety of times and programs are available.