Our Shotokan Karate-jitsu program teaches students the techniques of this Japanese-style martial art form and is led by 8th dan karate expert, Grandmaster Hanshi Fred Walker. Shotokan Karate-jitsu is the most popular Japanese karate style in the world. This approach focuses on straight and powerful technique. In the HBK Martial Arts Karate-jitsu program, we also […]

Tai Chi

The Tai-Chi program is taught by Sensei Cathy Walker. Cathy is a 2nd degree black belt in karate and a Reiki master. She has studied the internal art of Tai Chi for 8 years and continues her studies with Sifu Chi Wai Lee. The Tai-Chi program is approached from both a health and martial arts […]


Aikido Durham offers traditional Yoshinkan style classes for students of any skill level at the HBK Centre. Practitioners will learn powerful self defence techniques and appreciation for the beauty in the historical traditions of this art. All within in a non competitive, traditional and fun environment. For more details click here to view Aikido Durham’s […]

Shinjitsu Nai Ku-Do

Shinjitsu Nai Ku-Do: 9 Paths to the Truth Within | Shin-jitsu-nai Ku-do is a martial system focusing on energy at the quantum level. It is based on internal energy understanding and application in the simplest concepts, yet it will not lend itself to children as students. Extremely Effective Holistic Approach Concepts and principles of Shinjitsu […]


HBK Martial Arts offers a very unique Iaido program. Iaido is the traditional Japanese martial art of drawing and cutting with the samurai sword. The purpose of Iaido is to develop awareness, centeredness, sincerity, a calm mind, and mental and physical harmony through the practice of traditional sword techniques. Iaido is a rare and serious […]