Barnsley Shotokan Karate Club is a member of the KUGB (Karate Union of Great Britain), which is the largest single karate organization in the United Kingdom. The KUGB has many clubs in schools colleges and universities throughout the UK.

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Barnsley Shotokan Karate club was first formed in 1975 by the current instructor Mick Padgett, who started training in 1970 and has produced numerous black belts many who are still training today.

The club train in two locations within the Barnsley area on various days of the week, if you are thinking of starting training in Shotokan Karate why not pay us a visit and find out just what you are missing!


Barnsley Shotokan Karate Club
Barnsley Metrodome
Queens Ground
South Yorkshire
S71 1AN

For more information about joining the club contact Lynn Padgett : [email protected]

T: 01226 205621

Please contact the Metrodome on 01226 730060 for Pricing and Passport to Leisure information.