The CFTS has been teaching students of all ages Shotokan Karate since its inception in 1994 and has clubs all over the Milton Keynes and Bedford areas.
Our Chief Instructor is Renshi Andy Kidby, 7th Dan.
Welcome to our website, we hope you enjoy your stay!
Harada Sensei Shotokai Course is on Saturday 7th February 2015 at the Bunyan Centre, Bedford.
Read his biography now and learn more about Shotokai's Grand Master, Mitsusuke Harada.
FREE FOUR WEEK BEGINNERS COURSE
Starting at the club of your choice on a date you choose before the end of February
No special clothing necessary
Adults & children (over 6 yrs) welcome
Offer is also open to those who previously trained and want to return to a martial art
Contact the club of your choice (click on the link below) to secure your place
How to navigate around our site:
On the Top Menu you'll find the links to.....
News - Catch up on the latest new, events, calendars, photos and videos of our events
Clubs - Where are the clubs, when do they train? See in-depth information on each CFTS club
Syllabus - CFTS grading syllabus for Kyu and Dan grades
Information - Useful information about Shotokan Karate and CFTS, karate masters and readers articles
Federation - CFTS history, administration & licensing, forms, instructors and competitions
On the Left Hand Pane you can view.....
Latest Articles - Catch up on newly published and updated articles
Search - A powerful search engine if you can't locate something through the menus
Newsletter - Sign up for the CFTS newsletter (if you relicensed in January 2014, you're already registered!)
Social Media sites - Links to your favourite social media sites - Please recommend this site!
Inside CFTS - Some extra links to important CFTS information like the geanology trees etc.
CFTS on Facebook - Read the latest from our CFTS Facebook group and chat to other CFTS Members
Please have a look around our site, we value your feedback so let us know anything you like, don't like, can't find, as we are endeavouring to make it even better than before.
Send us your thoughts & comments via our Contact Us Form
This site is a great resource for all our students and other visitors to use and we know it will prove useful in your progress through karate.
Enjoy your time here and welcome, to the karate website of the
Central Federation of Traditional Shotokan
CFTS are proud to be a founder member of this non-political martial arts body after meeting stringent criteria.
For more information about MASA, goto www.martialartstandards.org