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We start children as young as 3 years old !!

When his son struggled to learn martial arts, Shihan Durand  Howard was challenged to think of more engaging ways to teach. From this came an energizing new approach to children’s martial arts instruction. An approach that keeps students smiling, focused and ready to learn.

Meet Our Master

13122824_1000549350023653_1962338992481945824_oShihan Durand Howard is a 9th Degree Black Belt and Founder of Blue Life Karate. Precise in his teaching yet warm in his delivery, Durand has the ability to teach the core principles with an element of fun that keeps families coming back.

  • U.S.A. Martial Arts Hall of Fame
  • World Karate Union Hall of Fame
  • Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame
  • 12 Time Garden State Games Karate Champion
  • 3 Time WKU World Champion