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Ultimate Body

Martial arts training helps develop the "Ultimate" body - the perfect balance of size, strength, speed, power, balance, coordination, flexibility and endurance, regardless of age.

Ultimate Mind

Self defense training is physically demanding. Our programs pushes people past what they think is possible. As the body grows stronger, so does the mind.

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With a strong mind and strong body comes an indomitable spirit. When you know who you are and what you are capable of doing - there is nothing you can't do when you put your mind to it.

Adult Karate Classes

Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones while developing a functionally fit body and improving your total body wellness. Get in world-class shape AND learn valuable self defense skills with our martial arts program
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Karate for Kids

Karate is the #1 Personal Developlment program in the world for children. Discover how our personalized martial arts for kids program builds character and develops winners in life.

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Karate for Teens

Our self defense for teens program provides a safe, structured environment for young adults mature, grow and develop relationships with their peers, all while learning valuable self defense skills.

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Special Events


Over 100 students from our Colorado region filled the ballroom at the Doubletree Hotel, in the Mile High City of Denver, to participate in a long-anticipated “Weapons of Budo” training seminar taught by Grandmaster Paul Taylor.

Bo staffs were flawlessly synchronized during each choreographed move of the Two Man Bo Kata. At the end of the event the students, which included all rank levels, felt confident in their newly acquired skill and were excited to take it back to the dojo.

The remaining “Weapons of Budo” training seminars, featuring Grandmaster Taylor, will be held in the San Francisco Bay area, Seattle, Washington and Huntington Beach, California throughout the month of June. This is your LAST CHANCE to be part of this AMAZING event!
Applications and online registration for the “Weapons of Budo” are available now through your studio or online at:

Your registration includes a 6’ Bo staff, needed for the event, and will be yours to keep. Additionally, all non-Members of KLA will receive a membership certificate to the Kenpo Lineage Association and a KLA patch presented to them by Grandmaster Taylor at the conclusion of the event.
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This video was from the event held in the Glenview, Illinois location.

"This is the best class EVER!"

That's what the people who attended said.

Get your spot now for the seminars in Washington and California before it's too late:
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