IRKRS Honor Roll


The International Ryukyu Karate Research Society is an organization with members all over the world representing every style of martial arts. Out of this immense and diverse group of martial artists, our very own Sensei Sam Griffin was recognized as the Top Student of the Year or Mudansha of the Year! [...]

IRKRS Honor Roll2020-02-22T03:06:01+00:00

Best Martial Arts Teachers in Rochester!


Kime Karate in Fairport NY voted among best martial arts instructors in Rochester, NY by 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

Seminar in New Paltz


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 Paltz2017-03-01T12:21:33+00:00

Fairport Students Learn Self Defense Skills


For the last few weeks the girls of the Martha Brown middle school in Fairport have been learning about and training their self defense skills. The physical education unit is part of the curriculum for the school and taught annually. The girls two week long unit just finished and the boys went through the unit [...]

Fairport Students Learn Self Defense Skills2015-06-23T17:43:48+00:00

Empowering Youth


Every year, Sensei Keyes teaches a two week self defense unit in the Martha Brown Middle school in Fairport. The program is designed to get kids thinking about their own well-being and empower them to stand up for themselves as well as make them aware of some of the dangers that they may be exposed to and [...]

Empowering Youth2017-03-01T12:21:38+00:00

Sensei Keyes Leads Students


Sensei Keyes is interviewed by the Democrat And Chronicle. “My goal as an instructor is to lead people and not necessarily tell them what to do at every instance,” added Keyes. “You want people to ask questions and learn from others.” CLICK HERE to read the full article! “There are so many reasons why parents should [...]

Sensei Keyes Leads Students2015-03-20T16:14:25+00:00

Fairport & Victor Newspaper Articles


The Fairport- East Rochester Post and the Victor Post published an article about Kime Karate and Sensei Keyes! In the article Sensei Keyes discusses his basic philosophy on Karate and shares some of his past. It is great to see Sensei Keyes and Kime Karate getting support and local recognition. This is in part due [...]

Fairport & Victor Newspaper Articles2016-07-20T02:02:14+00:00

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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