As a 1st Degree Black Belt in the first graduating class of 1989, I can’t say enough about the personal development lessons of discipline, honor, self-respect and self-confidence I learned to apply in my daily life…
ABOUT UNITED STATES KARATE CENTER
USKC is a Reston, VA based martial arts school founded in 1983 by Master John K Thomas, former U.S. national full-contact and open-sparring champion and a world record holder in board breaking. The school promotes and teaches the no-nonsense and effective method of practical self-defense to adults and children. The program teaches both no-holds-barred grappling program as well as a traditional martial arts program
Master John K Thomas combines a unique combination of strategies and techniques from various martial art styles he learned, practiced and taught over 35 years. These training styles, knowledge base and effective use of pressure points will enable a smaller potential victim to prevail over a larger and stronger attacker. Designed with the core principles of CONTROL, HONOR & DISCIPLINE, the program help students build the confidence, skills and strength to protect them from an attacker both physically and psychologically.