Senior classes are for those age over 18. Whether you have previous martial arts experience or not, Goju-Ryu Karate has something for everyone! Fitness and strength level is no issue as our fully accredited and Internationally recognised 5th Dan Black Belt Instructor(,) Sensei Naude Gouws will assess and take you through training (in a) planned approach to help you achieve goals you never though were possible.

At the Naude School of Karate we understand that everyone is unique and that a tailored approached to each individual is necessary to send them along on the path to true Karate. You will become fit, strong, flexible and confident from participating in classes as you make friends and experience all th(at) Goju-Ryu Karate has to offer. The entire Goju-Ryu system is on hand for you to learn, from instructors who have studied under Japanese and Okinawan Masters of Karate.

Practical self-defence is a fundamental aspect of this system and with the energy you will find from Karate you will leave classes feeling better than ever. Senior students are also open to opportunities of National and International travel. Come in to one of our many Dojo(s), speak to Sensei Naude, meet our members and their families and become part of our family today.


He started the practice of Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate in 1977 and has been training with Sensei Bakkies Laubscher since 1978. Today he is a full time 5th Dan (Godan) karate instructor. With dojo's in Somerset-West, Franschhoek, Paarl and Wellington you will be close to a training facility or dojo as it is called. Currently the largest number of karateka train weekly in Paarl.


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