Welcome to the Ryukyu Association Honbu in Nuneaton.

The Ryukyu Association Honbu, “Gyo Gyo Karate Jutsu Kai Dojo”, is the home dojo of the Ryukyu Association established by founder Michael Benfell Hanshi. It is a small and friendly club practicing Karate Jutsu Kai (traditional fighting and defensive non-sports Karate and Gung-Fu) in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, UK. We have close ties with the member clubs of the Ryukyu Association of Karate and Gung-Fu and many other clubs and styles of Martial Arts.

Our club is open to anyone interested in learning traditional martial arts regardless of their level of experience, fitness or age.

Please explore and enjoy our site, and if you think you’d like to know more about us please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

“To master Karate, one must first master oneself”.