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Check out the TKA Black Belt exam from 1985! See if you can spot some of your favorite instructors including Lorenza McCann and Junior Whitfield testing for black belt and Ellen Stahly testing for second degree.

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Past Featured Videos


Karate, Jujitsu, and Physical Fitness Training in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Modern facilities and an outstanding program run by the finest of professional instructors in the east. Beginner instruction, advanced training, tournament competition, promotional exams, and elective topics (such as breaking, weapons, and other martial arts instruction) are included. 

The excitement, fun, and intensity of karate camp -- in under three minutes! Presented by Tompkins Karate Association. For more information, call TKA at 301-840-9262, or email us at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Video shot entirely at karate camp 2009 and 2010. Music and editing by John Shryock. Photography by John and Charles Shryock IV. Some footage provided by Jake Rosenhaft.

Did you know that TKA Black Belts can do karate and make music at the same time?