How to join

Kensho Dojo is a Shotokan Karate club located in Tilehurst, in Reading - based in the Thames Valley area of Berkshire. Weekly martial arts instruction include Shotokan Karate class with a belend of Tai Chi and Aikido. The club is affiliated to the English Traditional Karate Federation, and accepts members from Reading, Lower Earley, Woodley, Earley, Calcot, Burghfield Common, Caversham and Tilehurst

Kensho Dojo membership

Membership to Kensho Dojo Karate club is open to anyone over the age of 16, and who is genuinely interested in learning martial arts. To focus the Karate sessions in a very technical manner, it is not possible to include kids in the same class as adults. Hence the club has an age restriction. On the first day of training you will be required to fill up a Kensho Dojo membership application form. Club membership is essential in ordered to be covered by the insurance.

You can attend couple of classes in order to evaluate the sessions and then decide to continue with us. You still need to become a member in order to be covered by the insurance during the trial lessons. Annual membership to the club costs only £20 per annum.

Karate GI (suit)

You can get your Karate GI(suit) from the club. Suits of different quality are available.


The club charges only £20 per month for club members to train once a week.

If you need any more information please contact Rakesh on info AT or go to Contact Us