JKA Scotland Championships Re-Arranged Date

The re-arranged date for this year's JKA Scotland National Championships is
Saturday 12th May 2018.
Dunfermline High School
Jennie Rennie's Road, Dunfermline
KY11 3BQ

All competitors that have already sent in their entry forms and still wish to compete don't need to do anything else.

If this date is no longer suitable for competitors that have previously sent in entry forms, please contact your club instructor for information on how to claim a refund.


JKA Scotland Kata Course
13th January 2018

JKA Scotland Kata Course

JKA Scotland members enjoyed the first Course of 2018 with Sensei Ohta 7th Dan JKA on Saturday 13th January. For more information please check in the latest news:


JKA Scotland Gasshuku
20th Ė 22nd October 2017
10th Anniversary

JKA Scotland 2017 National Gasshuku JKA Scotland 2017 National Gasshuku JKA Scotland 2017 National Gasshuku
Kurasako Sensei                            Ogane Sensei                            Ohta Sensei
    8th Dan JKA                                3rd Dan JKA                            7th Dan JKA
    JKA HQ                                            JKA HQ                                JKA England

JKA Scotland are delighted to announce that our 10th Anniversary Gasshuku will be held at Dunfermline High School on Friday 20th, Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October 2017. There will be a 10th anniversary party on the Saturday night. All JKA Scotland Instructors have information for the weekend activity but if you require any further details please contact info@jkascotland.com


JKA Scotland
National Championships 2017

JKA Scotland 2017 National Championship

JKA Scotland National Championships were held on Saturday 11th March 2017.
For more details and trophy winners please follow this link:


Join JKA Scotland

Do you wish to become a member of a modern thinking well organised non-profit making association run by democratically elected members for the benefit of its members?
Are you an instructor looking to affiliate your club to an association that provides regular courses with top JKA instructors and offers help and support from its National Committee?
Train karate as taught by the Japan Karate Association with JKA Scotland. The Japan Karate Association is one of the most prestigious and largest karate organisations in the world founded in 1949 with its headquarters in Tokyo Japan and members in over 100 countries worldwide.
Become a member of JKA Scotland and enjoy access to the benefits listed below:

  • JKA Scotland National Courses with visiting JKA Honbu Dojo and internationally renowned JKA instructors.
  • Worldwide recognised grades from internationally recognised JKA Dan Grading examiners.
  • Regional association courses and kyu gradings.
  • Squad training sessions and access to JKA Scotland National Team selection for JKA World and European Championships events at both senior and junior level.
  • Special Instructor training courses for Club Instructors and senior grades.
  • Special Kata Courses.
  • Structured tuition and grading syllabus
  • Non-profit making organisation
  • Membership of JKA World Federation, JKA Europe and Scottish Karate Governing Body

For anyone wishing to join a JKA Scotland club please see our clubs page or e-mail info@JKAScotland.com

For any instructor wishing to find out more about affiliating to JKA Scotland please e-mail info@JKAScotland.com


Latest News

January Update:
Calendar of Events 2018

The JKA Scotland calendar of events for 2018 has been added to the Events page. more information:


October Update:
10th JKA Scotland Gassuku 2017

On Friday 20th, Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of October 2017, JKA Scotland welcomed Senseiís Kurasako, Ogane and Ohta to Scotland.
For more information click this link:


September Special Kata Course 2017
Sensei Ohta 7th Dan JKA

Special May Course 2017.

On 2nd September, JKA Scotland held itís annual Special Kata Course with Sensei Ohta 7th Dan JKA.
For more information click this link:


November Update:
Calendar of Events 2017

The JKA Scotland calendar of events for 2017 has been added to the Events page. more information:


Squad Training

Use this link for more information