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Top 10 karate classes in East Orange, NJ

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Glen Ridge Taekwon-do

Glen Ridge Taekwon-do

New on Lessons
22+ years in business
Serves East Orange, NJ
My school is the only Original and Traditional taekwon-do school in the Montclair area. I have over 25 years experience in traditional taekwon-do, teaching this self-defense oriented art to students of all ages. I emphasize both physical and mental fitness development through taekwon-do practice, in a challenging and friendly community environment.
Kenya Allen Certified Personal Trainer

Kenya Allen Certified Personal Trainer

New on Lessons
Offers online services
7+ years in business
Serves East Orange, NJ
Hello my name is Kenya Allen . I am a certified personal trainer . Here is a list of my extra certifications to help you . Certified strength coach, Boxing , Certified back pain , Certified stretching , Certified Flexibility, Certified post training nutrition and many more. Feel free to give me a call 📞 at 347 418 5121. My fees are 80$ an hour , yet negotiable. I am looking forward to 💪 working with you. I like having great music while me and my clintes 🎸 rock and roll to a great training session....
Tettsui Self Defense

Tettsui Self Defense

New on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves East Orange, NJ
Tettsui is a hard hitting Self Defense Training that focuses on Gross Motor Techniques, Combative Fitness and Soft Skills. This is a nononse approach to self defense that can be learned easily. Seeing the change in students.

Your karate questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do karate classes cost?

Karate classes cost $100 to $150+ per month on average. Prices depend on the class size, student's age, location, and number of classes per week included in the membership plan. Classes held at community centers typically cost less than those held in professional dojos. Private karate lessons cost $40 to $80 per hour and are tailored to your needs and skill level.

In addition to the class fee, you'll have extra costs for uniforms, belts, and testing fees. A karate uniform—also called a Gi, karategi, or dogi—costs $60 to $120 on average, while belts cost $5 to $20. Some schools include a gi and belt with your first month's tuition. Testing fees vary by school, but beware of schools that charge more than $20 per test.

Why take karate classes?

Karate classes provide a variety of benefits for both children and adults:

  • Increases confidence and self-discipline
  • Improves strength, endurance, and flexibility
  • Teaches goal-setting and perseverance
  • Improves focus and concentration
  • Better balance and coordination
  • Improves cardio health and stamina
  • Improves social skills and teamwork
  • Teaches self-defense skills

How long are karate classes?

Kids' karate classes are typically 30 to 60 minutes long, depending on the kids' age. Adult karate classes range from 1 to 2 hours in length.

Does karate have weight classes?

Yes, karate has weight classes categorized by age and gender. The World Karate Federation (WKF) recognizes five weight classes in competition, while the International Olympic Committee (IOC) recognizes three weight classes:

  • Men – up to 67 kg
  • Men – 67.1 kg to 75 kg
  • Men – over 75 kg
  • Women – up to 55 kg
  • Women – 55.1 kg to 61 kg
  • Women – over 61 kg

Where to find karate classes near me?

Follow these tips to find the best karate schools near you:

  • Look for a reputable dojo that focuses on karate rather than a mixed martial arts gym.
  • Research the instructors' competition record and reputation.
  • Read dojo and instructor reviews on Lessons and Google.
  • Confirm the school offers classes for your experience level.
  • Visit the dojo in person to confirm it is clean and well-maintained and the staff is professional.
  • Take advantage of their free trial class to ensure the school is a good fit for you.
  • Get a copy of the membership contract in writing before making any payments.

What questions should I ask karate schools before joining?

Ask these questions to ensure you join the best karate dojo for you:

  • How much do your classes cost?
  • Do you offer a free trial class?
  • What is your class schedule?
  • How many students do you have?
  • How many students are in a typical class?
  • What should I wear to class?
  • How often should I practice outside of class?
  • Do your students and instructors compete regularly?
  • Do you charge for belt promotions? If so, how much?
  • How often do you clean your mats?

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