Welcome to the website of Portlaoise Kenpo Karate.
Our club aims to provide a safe environment for the practice and study of Kenpo Karate. Classes are taught throughout the week and weekend and private lessons for one on one tuition are also available.
We teach the Ed Parker system of Kenpo Karate which is a modern, dynamic, self-defence based Martial Art. Our parent organisation is the European Kenpo Karate Association and we train and teach under the guidance of Senior Professor Edward Downey 7th Degree Black Belt.
Professor Downey is the Head of the EKKA and he is the European representative for our sister organisation in the U.S.- American Kenpo Training System which is Headed by Master of the Arts John Sepulveda 9th Degree Black Belt.
Please browse through the site or contact us using the contacts page to ask any further questions.
New students are always welcome….its never too early or too late to learn how to protect yourself, gain confidence, improve your fitness and try something new. We hope you find our site interesting and informative.
Darren Mahony Antonia Mahony
4th Degree Black Belt 2nd Degree Black Belt
Head Instructor Instructor