• Tora Karate

    Tora Karate

    Tora Kodo Karate Kai - traditional Shotokan Karate classes in Twickenham, West London.
  • All are Welcome

    All are Welcome

    We believe that every student is important regardless of their ability. Come and train with us.
  • Sensei Robert Herincx

    Sensei Robert Herincx

    Tora Kodo Karate Kai's joint Chief instructor - 6th Dan, Qualified English Karate Federation Head Coach
  • Sensei Phillip Wardle

    Sensei Phillip Wardle

    Tora Kodo Karate Kai's joint Chief instructor - 4th Dan, Qualified English Karate Federation Coach
  • Children & Karate

    Children & Karate

    At Tora Kodo Karate Kai, we teach Shotokan Karate which is well suited to children as well as adults.
  • Great Facilities

    Great Facilities

    Our Dojo is the new state-of-the-art sports facility at St Mary's University College, Strawberry Hill.
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Chief Instructors:
Sensei Robert Herincx (6th Dan): 07825 599136
Sensei Phillip Wardle (4th Dan): 07836 620620

Welfare/Safeguarding Officer:
Michael Worrell: 07772 517750


St Mary's University College
Waldegrave Road,
Strawberry Hill,

Training Times

18:45 to 19:45
(kids only)
19:00 to 20:30

09:30 to 11:00

Great news for everyone who wants to start their journey in traditional Shotokan Karate; our Autumn beginners class starts on 17th September 2017 at 9.30am

  • These sessions are structured to suit both juniors and adults from 8 to 80 years!
  • Classes are taught by our experienced team of instructors.
  • Training program designed to ensure you will be competent for your first grading at 3 months.
  • No financial outlay to start.
  • Train FREE for your first 3 sessions. (train in sports kit initially)
  • Free High Quality Gi (uniform) provided on joining.
Simply send an email to the link below, with your name, address and age and put SEPTEMBER BEGINNER in the subject bar.
You will receive a confirmation of receipt followed by a personal email with additional details.
Then all you have to do is to turn up and leave the rest to us.
What are you waiting for? Email Sensei Phillip at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to secure your place. 
And remember, this opportunity to try out and train with high quality instructors, in a friendly group at a very superior facility will cost you nothing.
‘The inclusion of Karate to the Olympics gives hopes and dreams to everybody in the karate world and also to the next generation.’
We look forward to see you soon!
Tora Karate Team


Welfare/Safeguarding Officer

Michael Worrell: 07772 517750

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