Frequently asked questions


Who can attend classes at Irondequoit Martial Arts?

Our classes are open to students as young as 3 years old. There is no age limit, so don't let that stop you from trying a class!

What kind of karate do you teach?

We teach Isshin Ryu karate and are proud to be members of the organization founded by Grand Master Angi Uezu, the Okinawan Isshin Ryu Karate and Kobudo Association, or O.I.K.K.A.

Who will be teaching the classes?

All of our instructors have devoted countless hours to their own study of Isshin Ryu and are regular students in our dojo. With countless years of unique experience and training at their disposal, we are sure you or your child are in the best hands. Best of all, our owner and head instructor Sensei Mark Shavron leads all classes regularly. 

How often can I/my child attend class?

Great question! We do not restrict students who want to learn! We offer all classes 5 days per week. All students are welcome to attend as many or as few as they would like!

I don't live in Irondequoit, can I still train at your school?

Of course! We welcome all students who wish to come and learn!

What if my child or I lose interest? How long is my contract for?

Great news! We know how frustrating it is to be locked into a payment for something your are not using. We are pleased to say we strive to prevent that headache. We accept enrollments with NO CONTRACTS!