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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30 September 2018 Kyu Grading Coggeshall Vilage Hall, Stoneham Street 
20 October 2018 EKKA Squad training Blackwell Academy, Ipswich 
21 October 2018 EKKA Invitational Championship Northgate Sports Centre 
21 October 2018 Referees course 4 Northgate Sports Centre 
28 October 2018 Kata Course 3 Blackwell Academy 
18 November 2018 EKKA East Anglian Champs Northgate Sports Centre 
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  • Summer Camp 2018 If you missed it... you missed out!!Last weekend was the annual summer camp for the EKKA! This brought a wealth of experience in instructors and many pupils hoping to ...
    Posted 12 Aug 2018, 12:39 by Stefanie Barnes
  • EKKA Nationals in Ipswich EKKA Nationals was on the 3rd June and Hadleigh Arena had more success! Jack, Autumn (competing in her first competion) and Jamie being up on the mats.Jack brought home ...
    Posted 14 Jun 2018, 03:28 by Stefanie Barnes
  • Competition success! Members of the Hadleigh club attended a competition in Margate at the weekend - showing off our new Arena Karate hoodies! Report from instructor Stef Barnes Jack did his 1st kata ...
    Posted 25 May 2018, 04:18 by Nina H
  • 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 25 May 2018, 04:17 by Nina H
  • 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
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