Kuro Obi Dojo

Kuro Obi was founded in 2014 as Sensei Tamara’s way of passing on her knowledge learnt in the Martial Art, Shotokan Karate.

She¬†hopes to enlighten the nation’s youth, via Karatedo, in the areas of discipline, honour, perseverance, respect and humility.

Head Instructor: Sensei Tamara Joseph

International Affiliation:
International Karate Daigaku (Chief instructor. 9th Dan Frank Woon A Tai)

Local Affiliations:

Trinidad Karate Association (IKD) (Chief instructor. 8th Dr. Dexter Shim)
Trinidad and Tobago Karate Union (Karate National Governing Body)

What is karate?

A Japanese based combat system using hand and feet to deliver and block techniques. It may be used in self defense as well as sport We teach shotokan karate.

Student Progress
Beginner:
White
Yellow stripe
Yellow
Orange

Intermediate:
Green
Blue
Purple

Advanced:
Brown 3rd kyu
Brown 2nd kyu
Brown 1st kyu
Black (1st Dan to 9th Dan)


Dojo Schedule

Yes Kodokan Judo is included when you join!

Through our dojo partner, Muga Mushin Judo School, you are free to take all of the judo classes as well at no extra cost.