Mission Statement

The Yushikan Dojo was founded on January 2, 1994. The Okinawan Martial Arts Center location was opened on January 15, 2015

We have a simple mission: to offer authentic training in traditional martial arts with lineages and current affiliations in Okinawa and Japan. We are the only school in the Grant County area offering this variety of classes in traditional arts.

Our Goal at the Okinawan Martial Arts Center / Yushikan is to build strong minds, healthy bodies, good character, discipline, and self-control through the traditional training methods of Okinawan and Japanese Martial Arts..

Our Purpose is to teach effective self-defense, and personal development for every student.

Staffed by experienced , internationally certified senior instructors, and lead Chief Instructor Mike Jones; all classes are designed to maximize the growth and development of every student!

We offer varying levels of martial arts instruction for every experience level: including Karate, Kobudo, Aiki-Jujutsu, Iai-Jutsu and Defensive Tactics for Law Enforcement, Military, and Professional Security personnel.

The styles taught at the dojo are Okinawan Goju-Ryu Karate, Okinawan Kobudo, Aiki-Jujutsu, and Iai-Jutsu.