(360) 214-2990

5739 Littlerock Rd SW suite 103 Tumwater, WA 98512

About Karate

People who study karate do so for many different reasons such as exercise,  self- control and

self- defense.

​ENDURANCE PRODUCES CHARACTER AND CHARACTER PRODUCES CONFIDENCE

FOUR REASONS TO TAKE SHOTOKAN KARATE:
Through our program, students of Aspire Karate will develop and enhance their concentration, focus, attention to detail, and respect for themselves and others.

Students will also develop a better sense of awareness and confidence to handle stressful and threatening situations through our anti-bullying program.

Our students will develop better balance, self-control, body awareness, strength and agility through specific exercises, drills
and creative games.

The founder of Shotokan Karate, Gichin Funakoshi, has 20 guiding principles that helps with emotional growth.  Number 6 is: Do not get stuck into linear ways of thinking.  Open your mind to all possibilities.  Do not be trapped by your emotions - Free your actions from emotional responses.


With a convenient location and state of the art facility, Aspire Family Fitness and Martial Arts is the destination for families and individual of our community who enjoy a fitness-oriented lifestyle. Our facility features a variety of class offerings dedicated to helping you reach your goals. Whether you’re looking to take your game to the next level, just get back into shape, or seeking to gain balance with the art of Karate we’ve got what you need.


Meet Sensei Trance

Sensei Trance holds a 4th degree black belt or yondan and devotes his time to teaching others the beautiful art of traditional Shotokan Karate – Do.

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK, UNLIMITED CLASSES

Our Class Offerings

We offer an array of classes and programs developed for families and individuals of all ages and ability levels.