Chapel Hill Shotokan Karate Dojo

Chapel Hill Dojo

The Chapel Hill Shotokan Dojo has been teaching the development of mind and body through traditional Japanese karate since 1978. New members welcome.





Originally this was the most important thing about martial arts – to reach a higher level, to become a strong human being. This kind of strength doesn’t come from big muscles. It comes from being strict with yourself. That is the ideal of martial arts.   —Tsutomu Ohshima