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Matthew Finnestad reviewed DOJO Karate
5
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Great, positive atmosphere!! Mr Morse knows how to push you and keep you motivated towards achieving your goals.

Bevin Mary Murdock reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

Fabulous instructors who truly care about the success of who they are working with!

Vicki Heinz reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

Excellent combination teaching skills, leadership and citizenship!

Moski Agrawal reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

5 star
Me and my Daughter both enjoying martial arts at Dojo. Best instructors, so much focus on techniques, developing skills, paying attention for each and every kid. Flexibility in class timings, friendly co-ordinator, and so on. Fully satisfied with Dojo.😊 Highly Recommend.

Anne Traver reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

I am so thankful for Ms. Cote, Ms. Cote-Nerum and all of the other instructors and leaders at Dojo!!

I didn't think we would make it past our first few classes with our then just turned 3 year old! He would not focus, listen, or even sit still in class. All he wanted was to sit with his dad!

Now here we are a year later and he goes into class on his own, participates almost every time and when he doesn't he sits and watches everyone instead of running around and being disruptive! He loves participating in demonstrations with everyone and looks forward to going!

Thanks again for all your hard work and sticking with him! He has learned so much!!

Samantha Rivera reviewed DOJO Karate
5
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Great place for karate. 3 put of my 4 kids attend. It will be 4 as soon as the last is old enough. Great values are taught, as well as supporting school values. love the instructors. One of my kids is autistic and they really take time to work with him. I absolutely love this place.

Melissa Peitsch reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

Dojo has been a great place for our son to learn not only karate, but self-control, focus, coordination, leadership, and confidence.

Kraig Kaehler reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

I really like this place. Good, personable instructors. They really do care and take the time to work with each student. Two of my daughters are also enrolled, the third will be when she's old enough. Once you make the commitment to better yourself, they share that goal with you

Hanna Westphal reviewed DOJO Karate
5
via Facebook

My son is learning to focus and achieve goals and his self confidence is getting better all the time. He loves the instructors and has a great time here. We had tried other places but they didn’t have the fun environment that dojo has and he ended up feeling overwhelmed by the pressure. I feel that the instructors at dojo do a great job balancing fun and structure by teaching self discipline and using affirmation to help build confidence.

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JAVIER FRANCO

HEAD INSTRUCTOR

Biography

Mr. Franco began his martial arts training at age 15 with kung fu and wushu. He was also training in boxing, which he started at age 13. Mr. Franco received his Black Belt in 2001 and took 3rd place in sparring at Diamond Nationals that same year. Prior to that, he earned 1st place in sparring at the 1998 Diamond Nationals (Brown Belt) and 1999 Diamond Nationals (Advanced Brown Belt). He has a 6-0 record as an amateur boxer and a 3-1 record as an amateur kickboxer. In 2006, Mr. Franco began mixed martial arts training and refreshing his boxing skills at Gorilla Combat MMA Gym. He left to continue his Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai training in 2013, winning 2nd place in both Gi and No-Gi Jiu Jitsu tournaments. Mr. Franco returned to Gorilla Combat in 2014 to become a personal trainer, boxing instructor, and sparring partner for professional MMA fighters. In April 2018, he joined Dojo Karate Medina as an instructor.