About LBKI NZ

Welcome to Lion Budokan Karate International, the premier destination for Karate enthusiasts of all ages and fitness levels. Since our establishment in May 2013, we have been dedicated to promoting Karate as an essential sport, fostering personal growth, and building a strong sense of community. Our passion for Karate knows no bounds, and we are thrilled to share it with you.

At Lion Budokan Karate International, we aim to make Karate accessible to everyone, recognizing it as a sport transcending age and fitness levels. We firmly believe that Karate provides physical benefits, mental discipline, self-confidence, and a deeper understanding of oneself. Through our training programs, we strive to empower individuals, enabling them to unlock their true potential and lead fulfilling lives.

Founder and Chief Instructor Syed Mohiuddin Shihan is the visionary founder and Chief Instructor of Lion Budokan Karate International New Zealand. With extensive experience and expertise in Karate, Shihan Syed has dedicated his life to imparting the art of Karate to countless individuals. Under his guidance, Lion Budokan Karate International has grown into a reputable institution known for its commitment to excellence and the holistic development of its members.

Core Values At Lion Budokan Karate International, we uphold a set of core values that form the foundation of our club:

  1. Integrity: We uphold the highest honesty, transparency, and ethical conduct standards. We foster an environment of trust and integrity where every member is valued and respected.
  2. Respect: Respect is at the heart of our Karate practice. We cultivate a culture of mutual respect, where everyone is treated with dignity, regardless of rank or experience. We value diversity and appreciate the contributions of each individual.
  3. Participation and Performance: We strive to balance active participation and achieving excellence in performance. We encourage every member to embrace the journey of continuous improvement while enjoying the camaraderie and support of the Lion Budokan Karate community.

Whether you are a beginner taking your first steps in Karate or an experienced practitioner looking for a new challenge, Lion Budokan Karate International welcomes you with open arms. Our training programs cater to individuals of all ages and fitness levels, offering a safe and supportive environment for learning and growth.

Explore our website to learn more about our classes, events, and the benefits of Karate. Join us in embracing the art of Karate and experiencing the transformative power it can have on your life.