is a highly developed Martial Art, which makes use of all parts of the body in a dynamic system of

The Southport Karate Academy, formerly West Lancs Karate Academy, offers award winning instruction in the art of Shotokan Karate at Southport's most successful Club. Following the teachings of Sensei Steve Cattle (6th Dan) and Sensei Taiji Kase (9th Dan).


2006 Northern Open Team Kumite Champions

2006 North West Open Team Kumite Champions

2008 North West Open Team Kata Champions

2012 BSK National Team Kumite Champions

2014 ESA National Team Kata Champions




Over 200 medal placings in 15 years, a quarter of which were first place titles.

Over 50 Dan grade Black Belt passes.

Affiliated to The English Shotokan Academy and Karate England.

Affiliated to and Accredited with Sefton Sports Council

Childrens University Learning Destination.

Winner Sefton Sports Council "Coach of the Year Award" 2006

Winner Sefton Council "Junior Sports Personality of the Year" 2005

Runner Up Merseyside Sports Coach of the Year 2006

Highly Commended Sefton Sports Council Sports Club of the Year

Over £8,000 raised for good causes.

NEW MEMBERS ALWAYS WELCOME. Come along and try. Sessions for Adults, Children and Families. First Session is FREE...

Details of Venue and times on The Club Page



Sensei Steve Cattle (6th Dan)

Founder of English Shotokan Academy






Southport Karate Academy
Telephone +44 (0)1704 507090
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Site Curator- Joy Patel


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