Free Karate

We offer only adult/teen classes, which are free of charge:





8:00-9:00 pm

8:15-9:00 pm

2:00-2:45 pm

The Dojo is located at
291 Brickleberry Ridge,
on Athens’ east side

Learn Self Defense Techniques Gain Confidence and Strength
Improve Coordination and Flexibility Relieve Stress and Tension
Expand Cardiovascular Endurance Have Fun!


Athens Yoshukai Karate teaches martial arts to help you achieve these goals and more in a supportive and friendly environment.  Sensei Erik Hofmeister is a UGA faculty member and a 4th degree blackbelt with over 20 years of martial arts teaching experience.  Beginners  make up a large portion of the class, and instruction is flexible to your specific needs and interests.