Highlights of the SAJKA 2018 National Tournament Held in Johannesburg.




2017 Tournament Photos


For all the photos from our recent SA JKA South African Championships 2017

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Tournament Dates

Calendar of Events


Find out all the upcoming tournament dates and make sure you trained hard for them in advance.

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The Aim of Karate


The ultimate aim of the art of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants. (Gichin Funakoshi)

karate can do for you

What you can do for karate


Continually study and train to acquire knowledge, skill and expertise, but be guided in your actions by the Spirit of Wisdom and Goodness..

Senior MAsters Board

  • JohanSensei

    Sensei Johan La Grange

    Chief Instructor

  • JohanRoetsSensei

    Sensei Johan Roets

    SA JKA President

  • bruce

    Sensei Bruce Smith

    SA JKA Vice - President

  • edwardSensei



Sa jka management

  • wanye

    Sensei Wayne smith


  • WendySensei

    Sensei Wendy Wannenburg

    General Manager

  • BradSensei

    Sensei Brad Korras

    International Liason

SA JKA's featured dojo.

Sensei Rob Ferriere with his medal winning students who exceeded all expectations and the 2018 SA JKA Championships 

Sensei Rob Ferrier is one of a handful non Japanese who has been awarded a JKA 7th Dan a rare achievement and an ultimate goal for any traditional Karateka. He has been training Karate since 1963 and was the South African JKA Grand champion in 1968. He has been running his dojo “The college of the Empty Hand” in Durban for many years and has a loyal following of students. We would encourage anyone wanting to start their Karate journey or anyone considering returning to the SA JKA family to join Sensei Rob’s college of the Empty Hand.

Sensei Rob can be contacted on either cell phone 082 673 4713 or e-mail robferriere13@gmail.com

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