Welcome To New England Rendokan

2008 visit by Grand Master Eizo Shimabukuro
  • Traditional Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate, Torite Jujutsu & Kobudo.
  • Non-competitive & positive atmosphere.
  • Proven methods to help students learn ways of making friends, handling bullies & believing in themselves creating the "I Can" attitude.
  • Training steps designed to make learning & strengthening more efficient.
  • We stress self-discipline & strength building improving confidence & self-esteem.
  • Karate increases motor skills, improves flexibility and reduces injuries in other sports.
  • Conveniently located off 91 Exit 24 on the Silas Deane Hwy in Rocky Hill.
  • Conveniently located in the Old Saybrook Shopping Center, Old Saybrook, CT.
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Karate Birthday Party

Have a karate birthday party at New England Rendokan for your child's next birthday. Parties are held for children 3 and up.

Need Fundraising?

If your organization or group needs to raise funds we can help. Please call us today or you can check back here soon for more information.

Our Mission

Teach Traditional Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Karate, Torite Jujutsu and Kobudo in the time-honored tradition of the Okinawan Island developing skillful, knowledgeable and respectful students.

Special Training in Okinawa

Special training with Grandmaster Shimabukuro Eizo in Okinawa is an inspirational experience for all serious Shorin Ryu students. Below are my experiences and the experience of 2 of my students with O'Sensei in Okinawa.

2010 Trip to Okinawa
2009 Trip to Okinawa
2007 Trip to Okinawa
2006 Trip to Okinawa
2004 Trip to Okinawa

2009 Trip to Okinawa by Lucie T
2007 Trip to Okinawa by Tony K


In addition to our regular classes students can participate in other trainings and events like weekend trainings, special trainings here and in Okinawa and other non-martial art events.

Other training

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