Freeman's Shorin-Ryu Karate is a family owned and operated karate school serving Reno and Sparks, NV and surrounding communities, offering classes to children and adults ages 3 & up. Sensei Kelly Freeman has over 30 years of martial arts training, and trains currently under Kyoshi (Eighth Degree Black Belt) Pat Haley of Chico, CA.
Kyoshi Patrick T. Haley, 8th Degree Black Belt, began his karate training in 1974. In 1985, he began training personally under Grandmaster Shugoro Nakazato in Okinawa, Japan. In 2009, he was promoted to 8th Degree Black Belt. Kyoshi Haley's numerous accomplishments include hundreds of awards in kata, kumite, and kobudo, and a 1999 induction into the North American Martial Arts Hall of Fame. Kyoshi Haley has won seven national gold medal championships, and represented the United States in the 1997 Okinawa Karate Kobudo World Championships. Kyoshi Haley owns and operates his karate dojo, Haley's Martial Arts Center, in Chico, CA. Visit his website at www.haleys.biz.
Sensei Kelly Freeman (right) with Kyoshi Patrick Haley (8th Degree Black Belt)
In addition to offering regular karate classes for all ages, Freeman's Shorin-Ryu Karate offersWomen's Self-Defense Classes, open to women in the Reno/Sparks community and surrounding areas ages 17 & up. Come learn basic skills for defending yourself and your loved ones.