Michael Lapreziosa holds a teacher’s certificate and a 3rd degree black belt in American Self Defense Karate, and has been training with Shuto Karate Club under Master Robert Trotta since 2009. In July 2017, Master Trotta’s club moved from Hatfield to its present location in Sellersville, and in April 2018 Mr. Lapreziosa assumed ownership of the Sellersville club. (Mr. Trotta…
Our regular classes combine traditional Japanese Shotokan karate methods and modern self-protection drills and instruction. Our “Tiny Samurai” class for 4-6 year-olds is not a karate class, but focuses on posture, movement, balance, coordination, and following instructions in a playful environment, with a martial-arts flavor and some basic self-protection habits..
Tiny Samurai classes are Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:10 PM.
Children’s classes (ages 7-14) are from 5:15 to 6:15 PM on Mondays and Thursdays and 10:00 to 11:00 AM on Saturdays.
An open class for children and adults (not Tiny Samurai) is on Wednesdays from 5:30 to 7:00 PM.
Adults’ classes (ages 15 and up) are from 6:30 to 8:00 PM on Mondays and Thursdays and 11:15 AM to 12:30 PM on Saturdays.