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Application for HQ Dojo Membership

Application for HQ Dojo Membership

Application for HQ Dojo Membership

What is Karate-do・・・

Karate is an empty-handed fighting art that has been developed through long years of history and tradition. Its ultimate goal lies not in winning or losing, but in fostering spiritual and physical strength through serious regular practice, and in trying to achieve overall balance as individuals.


Information on application for HQ Dojo Membership

Application for HQ-Dojo membership is accepted at all times.
You can practice from the date of entry.


  • FEE
(men and women)
¥10,000 ¥10,000 ¥4,600 ¥24,600
(College and High school )
¥10,000 ¥8,000 ¥4,600 ¥22,600
Children  (Elementary school, junior high school) ¥10,000 ¥7,000 ¥4,600 ¥21,600

1) Applicants joining before the 10thof the month must pay full monthly fee.

2) Applicants joining between 10th and 20thof the month must pay ¥4,000 plus next month’s fee.

3) Applicants joining after the 20th of the month must pay ¥2,000 plus next month’s fee.

– MONTHLY FEE must be paid in advance at the end of the month.
– ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE will be ¥3,000 from 2nd year.
– Instructors may change without prior notification.



1) Please bring the fees stated above plus sports insurance fee.

2) Fill in REGISTRATION FORM, and submit with necessary fees.

3) You may begin testing for kyu-rank promotion after the first month of practice.  Kyu tests are held 6 times a year. Dan tests are held 4 times a year.



1) In case you intend to interrupt training for an extended period, you must inform the JKA-HQ office in advance. Please download here  Report of training interruption(excel-file) and submit it to the JKA office or send to keiribu-9@jka.or.jp  .

2) If you interrupt the training without prior announcement to JKA-HQ office, the full monthly fee of the interruption is supposed to be paid. It will become no charge if a doctor’s diagnosis is submitted when sick and an injury.

3) Fees that have been paid cannot be returned under any circumstances.

4) The JKA cannot accept responsibility for any injuries sustained during practice.


Practice days

Class Practice Day Practice time
General Monday – Friday 10: 00  – 11: 00
17: 00 – 18: 00
18: 15  – 19: 15
19:30 – 20:30
General  Saturday 10: 30 – 12: 00
Women’s Class Tuesday
19:30 – 20:30
18: 15 – 19: 15
KATA Class Thursday 19:30 – 20:30

-There is no practice on Sundays, holidays, and JKA HQ Event period.

-Specialized instructors will guide you gracefully and with responsibility. 

The Japan Karate Association is a Public Interest Incorporated Association certified by the Cabinet Office and is committed to cultivate youth with quality.
The Prime Minister Cup and the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports Cup are awarded to the national convention hosted by the Society.