Sound interesting, how can I learn more?

Just join us at the next training session. For the beginning, sweat pants & t-shirt are perfectly fine.

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Studio Helix
3rd floor in Thornes Marketplace
downtown Northampton  (150 Main Street)

Monday 8:00-9:15pm
Wednesday 8:00-9:15pm

We are non-profit. The fee is only used to cover the rent in the beautiful space in Studio Helix

The training is guided by Christof Paar. After seven years of Ju-Jutsu, he started Shorin-Ryu Karate in 2000. He trained unter Sensei Jeffrey Brooks for many years, and for nine years he was head of Okinawa Köln, a Shorin Ryu Dojo in Cologne, Germany. For the last two years he has studied intensively Kishaba Juku. In his daytime job, Christof is professor for cryptography at UMass Amherst.