尚武会は藤本貞治会長により設立されました。尚武会空手は沖縄の首里手を主体としています。

Karatedo Shoubukai

Shobukai inherits Karate-do, which is mainly based on Shurite in Okinawa.

Chokushinjuku is a member of the Karatedo Shobukai.

About Karatedo Shobukai

Shobukai was established in 1981 by Grand master Sadaharu Fujimoto.  The ideal karate of the Shobukai is to continue lifelong learning karate. Through practicing karate, we will cultivate "sound mind and body” and aim for a lifelong martial art.  We teach beginners safely with an emphasis on individuality.  


There are various styles of karate, and it be divided into traditional karate and full contact karate.  Shobukai is traditional karate and belongs to the All Japan Karatedo Federation, the Tokyo Karatedo Federation, and the Shinagawa-Ku Karatedo Federation.
Around 60 million people practice karate in the world, and enjoy karate.  Karate was adopted as a new official event at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. 

Contents of the class

  1.  Mitt training
  2.  Basic movement
  3.  Kata (practicing alone targeting a virtual opponent)
  4.  Kumite (sparring)
  5.  Interval training
  6.  Stretching
  7.  Mokusou (Meditation)


In the class, basically you need to wear your karate uniform. But if you are a beginner, you can wear exercise clothes for a while.

Schedule & Location

We have a karate class every weekend near "Musashi-Seki Station" on the Seibu Shinjuku Line.

武蔵関駅近くの空手道場直心塾です。

Sensei (Coach)

 Naoyuki Kurita

30 years over karate instruction.
I will teach you carefully according to your physical fitness level.

Director, Official Instructor, 3-Dan; Karatedo Shobukai
Director; Shinagawa-Ku Karate Federation
General Director, Technical coaching division of Shorei karate-kai in Keio University
 3-Dan; All Japan Karatedo Federation
 2-Dan; Korea Taekwondo Federation
 1-Dan; All Japan Judo Federation


Contact us

If you would like to join, or take a free trial lesson, please contact the following.  In addition, we can give you some advice regarding the admission of children at any time.
 karatedo.chokushinjuku@gmail.com
+81 80-4079-2165 (Kurita)


空手道は体力向上やダイエットに効果があるだけでなく、自身と向かい合うことで心まで整えることができます。