instruction and classes

SELF-PROTECTIVE SKILLS AND STRATEGIES

Learn simple, practical and effective techniques for the most common physical confrontations.

TRADITIONAL OKINAWAN KARATE

Experience Asian-influenced mind/body practices in the compassionate spirit of the old world lineage masters.

INTERNAL MARTIAL ARTS

The jewel of the martial arts—once a carefully guarded secret. Cultivate your body’s subtle energies, called Ki, to dramatically enhance your strength, vitalize your body, and advance your spiritual awareness.

SPIRITUAL GUIDANCE & NOURISHING CONVERSATION

Shifu Hayashi offers personal, compassionate counseling, grounding dialog, and spiritual life coaching for anyone dealing with unresolved difficulties or conflicts in their lives

 

Explore the wisdom of an authentic martial culture
in the Mindfulness Tradition

 

Our professional staff will guide you to a high degree of skill in karate’s physical, mental and spiritual dimensions.

Train with us in self-protective and conflict-resolving techniques

 

Classes

Madison, NJ

Madison Area YMCA
Since 1979
111 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940
973-377-6200
madisonareaymca.org
Search ‘Karate’

Summit, NJ

The Connection
Since 1982
79 Maple St., Summit, NJ 07940
908-273-4242
theconnectiononline.org
Search ‘Karate’

111 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940

Our programs have been running for over 30 years!

 

Personal Instruction

Martial Life Coaching From One of the Best

Engage at your own pace with an exceptional teacher in a private or semi-private sessions, by appointment

“Shifu has taught over 45,000 classes —10,000 students—10-30 year advanced disciples—coached future sensei—authored five books and national articles—trained in Okinawan isshinryu karate, isshin kempo, isshin shorin ji ryu, kobudo, aikido, Tai Chi—expert in Kiko (Okinawan Qigong)—possesses extensive knowledge in both Hard and Soft martial arts—managed a large dojo, has run countless civic programs—offers his advice to all levels of aspiring martial artists.”

INVITE A TEACHER
WHERE NONE MAY EXIST

If you are out of Shifu’s area you can arrange a consult via Skype, FaceTime or Phone

Share questions and curiosities with a career expert to further your martial advance—regardless of style. 

Get enthusiastic guidance into the technical and spiritual nature of the Martial Ways.

Contact Shifu either by email, text or phone message to determine a time for your appointment. Once your time is confirmed, return to the website and book your appointment.

½ hour ($40) — 45 minute ($60) —1 hour ($80)

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