Traditional Martial Arts Practice

We practice traditional martial arts that are based on practical, age appropriate self defense skills that are functional and effective.

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If you are at all interested in finding a class for you or a child, you have got to try a class! You can request a free class by clicking on one of the links below or by calling us at 223-2870.

Best Martial Arts Teachers in Rochester!

2017-03-01T14:31:46+00:00

Kime Karate in Fairport NY voted among best martial arts instructors in Rochester, NY by Expertise.com. The top 15 instructors and schools were chosen based on reputation, credibility, experience, availability and professionalism. Chosen from 60 schools in the Greater Rochester area, Sensei Keyes and Kime Karate are proud to be recognized as one of the [...]

Best Martial Arts Teachers in Rochester! 2017-03-01T14:31:46+00:00

Jujutsu is not about being bigger or stronger

2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

This is Katie, she's awesome. She's been training in our AKJJ - jujutsu classes now for several months and she's getting good at it. She also has cerebral palsy and two steel rods in her back. For all the guys that have told me that class is too hard and that they feel they need [...]

Jujutsu is not about being bigger or stronger 2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

Seminar in New Paltz

2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

Sensei Keyes was invited to teach a series of seminars at Fighting Spirit Karate Studio in New Paltz, NY.  He taught three separate seminars, two on striking, take downs and ground control and a kobudo seminar introducing the school to the Yamane Ryu kobudo system under Hanshi Patrick McCarthy. Adult Seminar [...]

Seminar in New Paltz 2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

Aiki Kenpo Jujutsu Seminar

2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

From back to front: Mike Joseph, Hanna James, Brian Moore, Robert Del Ross, Nick McGrath, Henry Larson, Mike Nolan, Tyler Nolan, Thomas Crossan, Erik Angerhofer, Paul Lopresti, Aric Keyes, Cory Barriault, AKJJ - Aiki Kenpo Jujustu It's great training here at Kime Karate with internationally recognized instructors like [...]

Aiki Kenpo Jujutsu Seminar 2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

Why Focus Matters

2017-03-01T12:21:34+00:00

Regardless of age, Focus is one of the most important things that anyone can learn and honestly, even as adults, we can all probably improve our focus. It's a major part of what we teach and develop here at Kime Karate. We believe this so much that our name "Kime" is a Japanese word [...]

Why Focus Matters 2017-03-01T12:21:34+00:00

Martial Arts & Yoga – The Perfect Compliment

2017-03-01T12:21:35+00:00

Several years ago, specifically during training, I noticed that I was having terrible spasms throughout my upper and lower back.  Knowing I had a family history of Rheumatoid arthritis and specifically Ankylosing spondylitis, I made arrangements to see my family doctor.  This disease is thought to be auto-immune, so I could only hope there [...]

Martial Arts & Yoga – The Perfect Compliment 2017-03-01T12:21:35+00:00

How to pick a martial arts school

2017-03-01T12:21:35+00:00

I have heard from so many parents as well as adult students that training at my school has helped with focus, concentration, learning and job performance. Improved health, fitness and weight loss. I know it works and have personally seen dramatic changes in many students over the last couple decades of teaching martial arts. Personally, [...]

How to pick a martial arts school 2017-03-01T12:21:35+00:00

Martial Arts Training Improves Academic Performance

2017-03-01T12:21:36+00:00

There is a distinct connection between exercise, learning martial arts and academic performance that is backed by scientific research. And if you know the way I teach martial arts, I don't do anything without a good reason. There are specific drills that I do in classes that are martial arts specific and are designed to directly effect and enhance this [...]

Martial Arts Training Improves Academic Performance 2017-03-01T12:21:36+00:00

AKJJ Seminar with Paul Lopresti

2015-03-20T16:12:17+00:00

We had a great training seminar with Paul Lopresti! Renshi Lopresti is an incredibly talented and knowledgeable instructor with over 40 years of martial arts experience. If you don't already know what Aiki Kempo Jujutsu is.. it is the use of throws, take downs, ground control and joint locks (among other things) to control an [...]

AKJJ Seminar with Paul Lopresti 2015-03-20T16:12:17+00:00

Open House Martial Arts Seminar

2015-03-20T16:16:49+00:00

Our Open House Seminar introduced the participants to different forms of martial arts. Sensei Aric Keyes led the warm up which included drills and exercises from both the karate and jujutsu classes. Sensei Paul Gardner, an Instructor of Aikido, discussed the importance of balance and led some exercises that demonstrated how a positive thought and attitude [...]

Open House Martial Arts Seminar 2015-03-20T16:16:49+00:00