Congrats to Sensei Rohtas on his promotion!

Big congratulations to Sensei Rohtas for achieving 2nd degree! We are so proud of you!! Sensei Rohtas has been with the school since he was 5 years old, what an incredible example of dedication and loyalty. Osu!! More

Summer Schedule and Update!

The Dojo will be closed Monday, June 29 - Saturday, July 4. After the 4th, we will be on our modified summer schedule up until Labor Day.   The summer schedule is as follows (also attached): Monday:      CLOSED Tuesday:     5:30 - 6:15 (Age 5-8)                     6:30 - 7:15 (Age 9-12)                     7:30 - 8:30 (Adults) Wednesday:5:30 - 6:15 (Age 5-8)                     6:30 - 7:15 (Age 9-12)                     7:30 - 8:30 (Adults) Thursday:    CLOSED Friday:      ... More

Promotions and BBQ info!

Quick reminders about promotions: Kids & Little Ninjas will be testing on Saturday, June 13th at 9am at the Embassy Community Center on Palisades Street. Full uniforms and sparring gear should be brought. This event does last at least 2 hours, so please make sure you have that time allotted. Adults will be testing Thursday, June 11th at 7:30pm at the Dojo. *There is a promotion fee that should be paid prior to testing. May be combined with regular tuition or can be charged to your card. Please contact Shihan regarding this.* The day of the kids promotions, in the evening, we ... More

Black Belt Promotions

It is with great pleasure that we can announce that Ryu Renshi-Dan's hombu dojo now as 14 brand new Shodans! We are SO proud of how hard everyone worked, their heart and determination showed throughout both days of testing. Photos For those of you who weren't able to join us for that day, we have a number of galleries available in our Photos section. Pictured above are our Junior candidates, with a few of our newly minted Adult black belts. More

We’ve joined Instagram!

Catch up with us now on Instagram! More

Master Derrick Williams SEMINAR!

Please join us for this incredible opportunity! Seminar will be taught by 5 time World Champion and martial arts superstar Master Derrick Williams. A life long friend of RRD, Master Williams has an incredible amount of knowledge to share and with over 50+ years of experience you can be guaranteed an excellent training session and a solid work-out! -      Adult Session: Noon – 3:30pm. ( Cost: $50) -      Kids Session: 4-5pm. (Cost: $20) Material Covered: Fighting drills and techniques, tournament kata and practical applications (bunkai) and ju-jitsu. Please sign up ... More


Hello, We've just finished up our Adult promotions, and tonight is the first of two of Juniors promotions (tonight and Saturday starting at 9am at the Embassy Center). We are so excited to see our students focus all of their hard work into performing their kata, basics and kumite! Please post videos and pictures to our Facebook page when you get the chance. Saturday evening is our annual BBQ! This is our big THANK YOU to all our students and their families for making Ryu Renshi-Dan feel like the family it is and such a strong school. Please bring your friends and family More

Self Defense Night!

_______________________________________________ Please join us this coming Monday night! You'll have three Sensei on hand to help you, your friends, your sister, your daughter to learn valuable techniques to help save your life! More

Check out this article on Dobbs Ferry Karate!

. Take a moment to read this article on the Rivertowns Daily Voice. Thanks to Danny LoPriore for stopping by and taking the time to talk to Sensei, and writing this piece about the dojo.   “Dobbs Ferry Karate Hombu Dojo A Family Affair For 35 Years” More

Welcome to Fall at Dobbs Ferry Karate!

The Dojo is back to a full class schedule! We have some new exciting classes beginning this week: Adult Beginner Only - Wednesday night at 7:30pm. Great place to start and get comfortable. Everyone is a beginner starting out together! Then, Women's Karate daytime class - Friday at 11am. Focusing on self-defense, stretching & strength, cardio with the benefits of learning traditional karate. For any of the above classes, the first month is FREE! You have nothing to lose and a lot to gain. More