Welcome to the EGKA.

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The EGKA is a non-profit making Karate Association dedicated to teaching the traditional Okinawan Martial Art of Goju-Ryu Karate, in England.

We have over 40 karate dojos in England and over 1500 active members. Led by Chief Instructor Sensei Ernie Molyneux (IOGKF 8th Dan), our association promotes a high standard of teaching Goju Ryu Karate through our network of qualified and very experienced karate instructors.

We have a full 2018 programme of local and regional training and competitions events for our existing members. For new members, Goju Ryu karate is a proven and effective martial arts fighting system that is open to all ages and abilities. If you are looking for something really interesting and captivating to occupy your leisure time, try out a free trial lesson at one of our many dojos.

You will discover a fascinating martial arts discipline that will improve your self-confidence, fitness and co-ordination.