Shotokan Karate of Lakeville

Dojo Location: McGuire Middle School Cafeteria - 21220 Holyoke Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044
Welcome to Shotokan Karate of Lakeville (SKOL).
Shotokan Karate is a traditional martial art which originated in Japan. We are part of an internationally recognized organization and have been training in Lakeville for over 30 years. Evaluations for rank advancement are held during normal class times at the end of each session. Opportunities for tournaments and additional trainings are available throughout the year.

Class Training Times
Beginner to Intermediate (White - 1st Purple)
  • Tuesday & Thursday from 6:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Youth (minimum age 7) and Adult
  • Advanced (1st Purple - Black)
  • Tuesday & Thursday from 7:30pm to 8:30pm
  • Youth and Adult

  • Winter & Spring 2019 Session: January 29th - May 7th
  • No Class Feb 26 & Feb 28
  • Evaluations May 9th
  • Make up evaluations May 14th
  • View the Winter Class and Events Calendar 

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    Lakeville Dojo History

    Our Instructors:
    Mr. Joseph Stifter, Sensei
    UKAI Midwest Technical Director
    SKOL Chief Instructor

    Ms. Cortney Kressin, Sensei
    SKOL Chief Instructor

    Mr. Robert Odegard, Sensei
    Associate Instructor

    Dr. David Robinson, Sensei
    Associate Instructor

    Mr. Landon Alger, Sensei
    Associate Instructor

    Mr. Jack Messerli, Sensei
    Associate Instructor