Monday, August 08, 2005

General Information

Welcome to the UF dojo website.
Shorinji Ryu Karate-do is a traditional martial art from Japan that is practiced worldwide. This is a comprehensive style teaching the body arts (punching, kicking, etc.), weapons, kata, and meditation. All of these exercises aim to develop self-awareness and strong character.

Classes are taught by Tim Garrett, 3rd Dan (3rd degree black belt) and follow the traditional teacher/apprentice method. Following in the footsteps of his teachers, fees are not charged for instruction, but dedication is required. For more information, please contact Tim Garrett (

For further information, you may also visit the national website at