The Arena Karate Academy is part of the EKKA Karate Association, members of the English Karate Federation.
Known for having exemplary standards and a family friendly approach to teaching, the Arena Karate Academy has clubs throughout Suffolk with classes taught by talented instructors all of whom hold the highly coveted Black Belt. 

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Just come along to one of the Arena Karate Academy classes to find out exactly what karate can do for you!

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21 April 2018 EKKA Squad training Blackwell Academy, Ipswich 
29 April 2018 Dan Grading 1 Blackwell Academy 
19 May 2018 EKKA Squad training Blackwell Academy, Ipswich 
20 May 2018 Technical Course 2 Blackwell Academy 
3 June 2018 Referee Course 3 Northgate Sports Centre 
3 June 2018 EKKA Nationals Northgate Sports Centre 
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  • EKF Kyu Grade Chamionships !Chris & Jamie Hodgkinson both competed in EKF Kyu Grade Championships in Leicester on the 14th January. Chris & Jamie who both come from the Hadleigh club brought home a Bronze medal ...
    Posted 29 Jan 2018, 06:47 by Stefanie Barnes
  • December 17th Grading 2017 Arenas December grading too place at the Blackwell academy in Ipswich which was a great venue and gave everyone the chance to see our main headquarters. Well done to all ...
    Posted 29 Jan 2018, 06:34 by Stefanie Barnes
  • First female EKKA 5th dan!!  December saw some good times for Arena Karate.... we gained our first female 5th dan Janice Brown, who did a superb grading in time for Christmas.Janice worked very hard ...
    Posted 29 Jan 2018, 06:52 by Stefanie Barnes
  • End of year dates Classes will soon have our only break of the year! Christmas.... Hadleigh - Monday 18th last class, back on Monday 8th!Tattingstone Sunday class - Sunday 17th last class, back Sunday 7th ...
    Posted 7 Dec 2017, 03:23 by Nina H
  • New class in Coggeshall Essex! Stefanie will be starting a classs in the new year in Coggeshall, EssexThe first class will be Sunday 7th January at Coggeshall Village Hall. There will be a class ...
    Posted 29 Jan 2018, 06:57 by Stefanie Barnes
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