Norwin Ninjas Karate For Kids “Building Champions in Life”
Norwin Ninjas is an award-winning martial arts program developed by the Allegheny Shotokan Karate Club and Viola family. The school has been family owned and operated since 1969 serving the Irwin, North Huntingdon, Western PA and greater Pittsburgh region for nearly 50 years. Certified karate instruction and classes for kids with the experience you can trust. Classes feature the exclusive SenseiSays® life skills curriculum.
We offer FREE lessons every Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday @ 5:30 PM. Just call or text (fastest response) to schedule an appointment. 1-724-640-2111
The oldest and most established karate school in the Irwin and North Huntingdon area.
Norwin Ninjas has a rich tradition serving Westmoreland county, recognized internationally as the most successful sport karate school in the Pittsburgh region. The school is a member of the USA Karate and National Black Belt League Hall of Fame!
The club is a pillar of the community, mentoring thousands of children for decades (1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s & today) and producing more regional, national, and international champions than any other dojo in the area including: Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), United States of America Karate Federation (USAKF), United States of American National Karate Federation (USANKF), National Black Belt League (NBL), Sport Karate International (SKI) North American Sport Karate Association (NASKA), and Police Athletic League (PAL) Pennsylvania Karate Rating Association (PKRA).
The Norwin Ninjas karate course was developed to instill respect and self-discipline while boosting confidence and self-esteem in children. Members of our staff have been honored by The Champion’s Association, In Community Magazine, Positive Athlete, and The Police Athletic League and Pittsburgh Sport Karate. Norwin Ninjas are proud members of the following karate organizations.
Karate for kids classes for all ages:
- 1, 2, 3 year olds (Mommy and Me) non karate program
- 2-3 year olds (Nursery Ninjas)
- 4-5 year olds (Pre-School)
- 6-7 year olds (Kindergarten / first grade)
- 8-11 year olds (elementary)
- 12+ (middle/high school)
WAKO USA National Champions
Congratulations to Xander Eddy and Luke Lokay for earning a spot on “Team USA” at the WAKO National Team Trials in Kansas City. The two have earn spots to represent America at: Jesolo Lido (VE), Italy, 15-23 September 2018: WAKO Cadets and Juniors World Championships (All Disciplines) Cancun, Mexico, 24-28 October 2018: 10th PanAmerican Kickboxing Championships (All Disciplines) The World Association of Kickboxing Organizations or WAKO;
Mommy and Me
We offer classes for 1, 2, and 3 year old children in our award-winning “123 Mommy & Me Program.” Why? “Child-Parent” bonding provides a unique sense of security that fosters self esteem, especially in infants (babies). The activities will help your little one grow and flourish. The mission of the course is to help educate and empower new parents through these family bonding activities.
Your child could be our next success story
Your child could be our next “SUCCESS” story. Come experience a FREE lesson and test drive our award-winning curriculum. Norwin Ninjas benefit from the oldest most established karate school in the area (Irwin / North Huntingdon). Norwin Ninjas is a specialized karate for kids course designed to build self-confidence, instill respect, and teach discipline to children ages 2-3 (toddlers), 4-5 (preschool, kindergarten, first grade),6-7,