The Crawfordsville School
of Karate and chief instructor Thomas Ward (7th Dan)
provide instruction in Okinawan Shorin-Ryu karate and weapons with
an emphasis on instilling the traditional values of kindness and
personal responsibility as taught through the martial arts.
We offer training five days a week, with classes available
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings and most
Saturday mornings. We also offer private lessons on request. Visit the Class Schedules
page for a complete list of classes and times for the month.
CSK offers a variety of membership programs for new
students. The New Members page breaks
down the available options and links you directly to our Free
Internet Offer. Parents interested in enrolling their children
should also visit our Parents page.
provide the best possible training in order to benefit the most
students using martial arts as a tool to help shape the character,
physical characteristics, attitudes, and philosophies of the students
Tom Ward being promoted by Nakazato Shugoro, Hanshi