ABOUT US

COVINGTON KARATE WAS ESTABLISHED IN 2010 TO OFFER THE VERY BEST MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING ON THE NORTHSHORE. DANNY SULLIVAN HAS OVER 40 YEARS OF MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING. HE IS A 5TH DEGREE BLACK BELT IN KENPO KARATE AND A CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR IN JIU JITSU WITH THE GRACIE UNIVERSITY®. MR. SULLIVAN IS EXPERIENCED IN MULTIPLE MARTIAL ARTS DISCIPLINES SUCH AS KENPO KARATE, GRACIE JIU JITSU®, MUAY THAI, KUNG FU AND TAEKWONDO. HIS WELL ROUNDED AND DIVERSE MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING LEAD HIM TO TEACH AND FOCUS HIS SCHOOL ON TWO OF THE MOST EFFECTIVE AND STREET READY SELF DEFENSE TECHNIQUES, KENPO KARATE AND GRACIE JIU JITSU®.

COVINGTON KARATE provides a balanced approach to learning self defense. We believe in developing both the mind and body of our students by promoting key values such as modesty, integrity, respect, perseverance, self control and building an indomitable spirit. Our safe and friendly environment is excellent for both kids and adults who are interested in learning Karate and Jiu Jitsu. Bully avoidance and de-escalation are key components to our successful self defense program. Balance, coordination, laser focus, reflexes and physical fitness are the benefits all students receive by training at Covington Karate. Our culture is one of health and vitality.

COVINGTON KARATE OFFERS MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING THROUGH FOUR DISTINCT COURSES: KIDS KARATE, ADULT KARATE, GRACIE JIU JITSU® AND WOMEN’S SELF DEFENSE.

THE CREEDS OF THE STUDIO ARE:

  1. I WILL DEVELOP MYSELF IN A POSITIVE MANNER AND AVOID ANYTHING THAT WOULD REDUCE MY MENTAL GROWTH OR PHYSICAL HEALTH
  2. I WILL DEVELOP SELF DISCIPLINE IN ORDER TO BRING OUT THE BEST IN MYSELF AND OTHERS
  3. I WILL USE THE ART OF KENPO CONSTRUCTIVELY AND DEFENSIVELY, TO HELP MYSELF AND MY FELLOW MAN AND EVER TO BE ABUSIVE OR OFFENSIVE. (3B. KIDS -I WILL OBEY MY PARENTS AND TEACHERS BECAUSE I KNOW THIS IS RIGHT)
  4. I WILL LIVE BY THE PRINCIPLES OF BLACK BELT: MODESTY, INTEGRITY, PERSEVERANCE, SELF CONTROL AND AN INDOMITABLE SPIRIT.