Rupert's Karate Academy

1450 Airport Pulling Road North | Naples, FL 34104 | (239) 537-3573

Martial Arts Programs for Children

Kid's Karate Programs at the Greater Naples YMCA

KickStart Karate (Ages 4 - 6 Years Old)

  • Develop respectful and polite habits
  • Refine balance, coordiation and dexterity
  • Learn Right from Left
  • Learn fundamental Soo Bahk Do techniques
  • Earn ranks in curriculum developed for this specific age that seamlessly transitions to the Children's class.

Children (Ages 6 - 12 Years Old)

  • Emphasis of self-discipline and self-control
  • Structured learning environment
  • Hone balance, control and other athletic skills
  • Learn concepts and values to apply as life skills
  • Set goals to progress through the ranks towards Black Belt

Martial Arts Programs for Adults

Adult Karate Programs at the Naples Fl YMCA

Teens and Adults (Ages 12 Years Old and Up)

  • Improve fitness with conditioning drills that develop technical skills
  • Reduce stress and channel positive energy
  • Enhance full-body flexibility and dexterity
  • Learn philosophical concepts that apply to daily professional life
  • Set and achieve goals for rank, fitness, and ability.
  • Learn varied and practical self defense techniques and practical applications of traditional techniques found in the forms of Soo Bahk Do

Tae Guk Kwon Tai Chi (for Senior Adults)


  • Maintain activity and increase energy
  • Improve flexibilty
  • Improve balance