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At the Ocala Karate Dojo we offer our members a wide range of
Traditional Training:
Karate - Do,  Kobudo,  Iaido are all available for the Student

Self - Defense is the essence to Authentic Karate,  there is no second place
                                     when in need to defend yourself.

Article featured in Ocala Magazine
Mugai Ryu Iaido -  San Po
Shihan Bill Woodard "Ocala Samurai"

Iaido: Japanese Sword class.
Complete History and Tradition of the Katana
Learn to Draw and cut from any position or direction
Just like the Samurai

Kyoshi Woodard Cuts with the Katana

Dojo AAU State Champions: 

2012 AAU National Champions in Chicago
2012 Ocala Karate Dojo National Championship Team

Adult Basic Class everyone begins here
Sensei Colton Woodard leads class

Exercise is essential to promote good health. In our class you will warm up all major muscle goups.

Ocala Karate Dojo Black Belts are Amazing!
Frank & Johan
Where the ordinary become Extraordinary Do not try this at home these are highly skilled Black Belts


Hanshi Hidemi Tamayose
Tamayose Sensei training on the beach in Okinawa
Ryu Kyu Kobudo Tesshinkan President

2013 Dojo Happenings:

  • Feb. 2013 Each Friday: Competition Team practice 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Feb. 09/2013 AAU Qualifier Tournament. Ft. Pierce
  • March 8th 6pm to 8pm: Kyoshi 60th Birthday Bash
  • March 16th: AAU Qualifier Tournament Spring Hill
  • March 22nd. Kyu Testing
  • March 25th to 29th: SPRING BREAK CAMP: This year's theme KUMITE. 5 days of Sparring Practice.
  • March 29th Dojo Closed for Easter
  • April 5th: Yudansha Testing
  • April 13th: AAU Gold Coast Qualifier, Boynton Beach
  • April 19th: Kyu Testing
  • May 10th: Kyu Testing
  • May 18th: AAU Super Regional Championships & National Qualifier, Ft. Pierce
  • June 3rd: SUMMER CAMP BEGINS! 
  • June 14th: Kyu Testing
  • June 26,27,28, &29th: AAU National Karate Championships, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • August 1st to 8/8/13: Junior Olympic Games, Detroit, MI.
  • August 16th: Kyu Testing

Kyoshi Bill Woodard with Soke Kozo Kuniba
Motobu Ha Shito Ryu
Soke Kuniba presents Certificates to Kyoshi Woodard

Ocala Karate Dojo Championship Team
State, National, International, and AAU Champions


Hanshi Hidemi Tamayose
Tamayose Sensei with Timbe &  Rochin
Demonstrates Timbe & Rochin on beach in Okinawa

The Ocala Karate Dojo offers students the rare opportunity to train with Masters from Japan and Okinawa the Birthplace of Karate and Kobudo. Here you will see authentic Karate and Kobudo as it has been passed down for centuries.

Kyoshi Bill Woodard performs Tekko Kata
sensei tekko kata
as taught to him in Okinawa by Hanshi Tamayose

Kyoshi Woodard performs Kata with the Tekko

Shihan Bill Woodard practices Bo Kumite
takamiagi dojo
With Kyoshi Takamyagi in Okinawa City Dojo

Kyoshi Woodard with Kyoshi Takamyagi in Okinawa City Dojo

Kyoshi Woodard receives certificate from 100yr Old
Seikichi Uehara Okinawan Living Treasure at Budokan Naha, Okinawa

Kyoshi Woodard receives certificate in Okinawa from Okinawan Living treasure
100 yr. old Grand Master Sekiichi Uehara. While TV film records in background

Kyoshi Woodard with Motobu Unden Ti Group
Okinawa City, Okinawa

Kyoshi Woodard in Okinawa Dojo with Senior Instructors from several styles

The Ocala Dojo is Closed the following Holidays:
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • Independance Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
  • New Years

Call today! 237-9076 or e-mail us at: office@ocalakarate.com

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KARATE DOJO * College Rd.  * Ocala * FL * (352) 237-9076