The Amherst Shotokan Karate Academy is located at 100 Spring Street in Amherst, Nova Scotia.

Shihan David and Shihan Janice Pyke operate the dojo which is the Maritime IKD Honbu Dojo (headquarters).

In 2007, the Pykes opened the current location at 100 Spring Street, Amherst, NS.

Instructors

Schedule

COVID-19 Schedule

Tuesday
  • 4:00 – 5:00 pm – Youth Class (All Ranks – Age 6-12)
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Open Training
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)

Thursday

  • 4:00 – 5:00 pm – Youth Class (All Ranks – Age 6-12)
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Open Training
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)

Regular Schedule

Sunday
  • 3:30 – 5:00 pm – Alternating Sunday Training
    – All Ranks one week!
    – Brown/Black Belts only next week!
    CHECK WITH DOJO TO BE SURE OF SCHEDULE.
Tuesday
  • 4:00 – 5:00 pm – Youth Class (All Ranks – Age 6-12)
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Brown & Black Belt Class
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)
Thursday
  • 4:00 – 5:00 pm – Youth Class (All Ranks – Age 6-12)
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Brown & Black Belt Class
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)

Summer Schedule

Tuesday
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Brown & Black Belt Class
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)
Thursday
  • 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Brown & Black Belt Class
  • 6:00 – 7:00 pm – All Ranks (Age 13 & up)

Fees

Adults (18 +)
  • $50 Per Month
  • $140 Per 3 Months*
  • $450 Per 10 Months*
  • $500 Per Year*

* Discount available if fees paid at beginning of month or as post-dated monthly cheques (dated for any day of the month)

– Clinics, examinations & tournaments involve additional fees.

– Cheques are to be made out to “Amherst SKA”
or e-transfer to Dojo@amherstska.com

– Training fees are to be paid within the 1st week of each month. If you are unable to start within the 1st or 2nd week of the month, the classes for the rest of the month will be calculated by the number of classes left in the month and charged for them accordingly. This way everyone will be paying at the 1st of the month. Also to minimize fees being paid late, there will be a late fee of $10 charged after the 1st week of the month.

Teens (13 – 17) & Post Secondary (with Student ID)
  • $40 Per Month
  • $110 Per 3 Months*
  • $360 Per 10 Months*
  • $400 Per Year*

* Discount available if fees paid at beginning of month or as post-dated monthly cheques (dated for any day of the month)

– Clinics, examinations & tournaments involve additional fees.

– Cheques are to be made out to “Amherst SKA”
or e-transfer to Dojo@amherstska.com

– Training fees are to be paid within the 1st week of each month. If you are unable to start within the 1st or 2nd week of the month, the classes for the rest of the month will be calculated by the number of classes left in the month and charged for them accordingly. This way everyone will be paying at the 1st of the month. Also to minimize fees being paid late, there will be a late fee of $10 charged after the 1st week of the month.

Youth (7 – 12)
  • $35 Per Month
  • $95 Per 3 Months*
  • $315 Per 10 Months*
  • $350 Per Year*

* Discount available if fees paid at beginning of month or as post-dated monthly cheques (dated for any day of the month)

– Clinics, examinations & tournaments involve additional fees.

– Cheques are to be made out to “Amherst SKA”
or e-transfer to Dojo@amherstska.com

– Training fees are to be paid within the 1st week of each month. If you are unable to start within the 1st or 2nd week of the month, the classes for the rest of the month will be calculated by the number of classes left in the month and charged for them accordingly. This way everyone will be paying at the 1st of the month. Also to minimize fees being paid late, there will be a late fee of $10 charged after the 1st week of the month.

Family (Immediate)
  • $100 Per Month
  • $275 Per 3 Months*
  • $800 Per 10 Months*
  • $1000 Per Year*

* Discount available if fees paid at beginning of month or as post-dated monthly cheques (dated for any day of the month)

– Clinics, examinations & tournaments involve additional fees.

– Cheques are to be made out to “Amherst SKA”
or e-transfer to Dojo@amherstska.com

– Training fees are to be paid within the 1st week of each month. If you are unable to start within the 1st or 2nd week of the month, the classes for the rest of the month will be calculated by the number of classes left in the month and charged for them accordingly. This way everyone will be paying at the 1st of the month. Also to minimize fees being paid late, there will be a late fee of $10 charged after the 1st week of the month.

Other Fees 
  • $40 IKD Annual Dues
  • $130 Beginner Course & Uniform (8 Weeks)
  • $50 Youth Punch Pass (10 Days)
  • $75 Adult Punch Pass (10 Days)