Karate Belt

Makoto Ryu is a freestyle martial arts system combining

techniques from Kick Boxing, Boxing, Ju-Jitsu, Judo, Kung Fu,

and Karate into a strong street smart style that

can be adapted to all genders and ages.

Classes For All Ages


Kids Classes

The training syllabus for the kids is based around practical self-defense, with a significant difference and emphasis on safety.
Helping kids develop confidence, focus, discipline, fitness, and awareness.

Adult Classes

The training syllabus for the adults is based on practical self-defense, varying from basic hand-to-hand combat, to more detailed techniques against Knife and Club attacks.


More About Us

Makoto Ryu Karate-Do Association was created out of a strong passion, a shared vision and a ceaseless commitment to making learning easy and accessible. Since opening in 2000, we’ve had the opportunity to help countless students acquire foundational skills, develop new techniques and confidently move forward in their learning journey.

We provide a wide range of courses to support students from all backgrounds and levels. Contact us with questions or to learn more!


Where to find us!

Makoto Ryu Karate-Do is widespread across South Australia with Dojos based throughout Adelaide. To find a dojo near you please contact the MKA Chief Instructor, Shihan Glen Doecke, on o412 979 828 or via the contact form.

You can also find us on social media!

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