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Welcome to Black Scorpion Karate Club

Black Scorpion Karate Club is a family club with real family values.

We practice Shotokan Karate, teaching adults and children in a safe and welcoming environment at our classes in Rainhill, St-Helens, Wigan and Warrington.

Regular newsletters keep parents informed of all upcoming events and exciting News from Black Scorpion Karate.

We are members of Cobra Martial Arts Association (CMAA) and we also work closely with Sensei Tracey Drain and her club Cobra Karate Manchester.

We are fortunate enough to be members of St-Helens District sports council, allowing us the privilege of working with local schools and communities.

Family Club. Family Values.

Benefits of Karate

  • Increase in self-confidence
  • Keep fit
  • Improve co-ordination
  • Improve self-discipline
  • lose weight
  • Tone up
  • learning to work with others
  • Make new friends
  • Increase flexibility
  • Self Defence
Building The Full Picture of Karate
Within our structured lessons, we teach all the elements of karate including; strikes, blocks, kicks, Kumite (sparring), stances, movement and kata. We focus on these elements equally, each part is as important as the next, and they all build together to create the full picture of karate. You can use our website to keep up to date with our latest news, find your local class, and check out our upcoming events.  We also have an online shop where you can purchase all your karate essentials.  If you need to get in touch please contact us.

We are an equal opportunities club and strive to accommodate everybody. Our instructors are DBS cleared (previously known as CRB), fully insured, first aid trained and have up to date child protection and safeguarding certificates.

Latest News from Black Scorpion Karate Club:

Summer 2018 update

We hope that everybody is having a lovely summer so far and that our junior members are looking forward to getting back to school in September! Tournament success! If you cast your mind back to the 1st of July, I am sure that you will remember the club tournament! As...

End of Year Awards Seminar

End of the year training and awards 2015 On Sunday 21st November we held our 3rd End of year training and awards.  What a fantastic afternoon it was. We had white belts up to 2nd Kyus training; the effort from all grades was fantastic. The session was split into two...

Wigan Class news

Due to exams being held this weeks Wigan Classes will not run.  We will return to class on Wednesday 9th December.  As always you are welcome to attend any other training session.

St-Helens Grading

On Saturday the 8th February we held a grading for students in the St-Helens area. This was a small grading and we had students attempting to grade from white belt to as far as blue belt. It was a hard grading, candidates had to demonstrate in-depth knowledge behind...

New year start dates.

We hope you have all had a fantastic Christmas and wish you all the best for the new year! Here a list of when classes resume in 2015.... Chain Lane - Saturday 3rd January Farnworth - Tuesday 6th January Wigan Wed - Wednesday 7th January Rainhill -        Friday 9th...

Chain Lane Grading News

On Sunday 21st December we held our final grading of the year at our  Chain Lane dojo. This was a small grading which had students attempting their first grade with some attempting grades as high as 4th kyu. All students put in fantastic effort and kept their karate...