Karate Classes

We are one of the best dojo`s in the Free State fully equipped with full floor tatami’s, punching bags and karate equipment. The style we practice is Shitō-ryū.

Conditioning Classes

Body conditioning classes are a great way to achieve all-round fitness so you can look and feel healthier by assisting in improving muscle tone and endurance.

Self Defense Workshops

By learning self-defense, you help prepare yourself for dangerous unforeseen circumstances. Be proactive. One class can save you or a loved ones life!

About Bloemfontein Martial Arts Academy

The dojo belongs to Sensei Liam Nel. With his passion for karate and his students he has grown Bloemfontein Martial Arts Academy to one of the best dojo`s in the Free State.

Our karate classes are for both the young and old, and training is in a disciplined but fun atmosphere. All ages from 5 and up are welcome. Our dojo is fully equipped with full floor tatami`s, punching bags, exercise and karate equipment. 

We also offer conditioning classes and self-defense workshops.

Sensei Liam Nel and our two newest black belts, Reece and Tiaan.

The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory nor defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants.” – Gichin Funakoshi