IKO / International
The International Karate Organization (IKO) and the Kyokushinkaikan follow the Karate way of building character,
and training the mind and body to contribute to society, based on Sosai Mas Oyama’s Kyokushin spirit:
“Keep your head low (modesty), eyes high (ambition), mouth shut (serenity);
base yourself on filial piety and benefit others.”
Kyokushin Karate West Los Angeles is an Official Branch of the International Karate Organization.
Teaching experience from Japan & the USA for over 30 years.Teaching in West LA for over 20 years.
Keep your head low (modesty),
eyes high (ambition),
mouth shut (serenity);
base yourself on filial piety and benefit others.
The heart of our karate is real fighting.
There can be no proof without real fighting.
Without proof there is no trust.
Without trust there is no respect.
This is a definition in the world of Martial Arts.
Here’s an introduction to some of our members.
Check out the class schedule