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Karate 2021


The University of Sunderland Karate Club offer a wide range of opportunities for anyone wishing to get involved, all abilities are welcome from beginner to elite. Our partnership with Sunderland City Club Sendai Kushiro Karate means classes are available for all levels from those just starting out in Karate, advanced classes, ladies only classes and competition classes. 

The club competes at various competitions throughout the year the main event being BUCS Nationals which is held in Sheffield every February.

The home of our Karate club is the University's main sports facility CitySpace.


Our Teams

All disciplines & abilities

Training & Memberships

Day Time Location
Tuesday 5pm - 8pm CitySpace, City Campus
Thursday 5pm - 8pm CitySpace, City Campus

Membership cost: 



Club Officers & Contacts

Coaches – John & Holly Bruce - sendai@hotmail.co.uk



High performing athletes are eligible for support from the Elite Athlete Scheme