Ryu Pa Karate Shrewsbury • 137 North Sunset Drive, Shrewsbury PA 17361 • 717.235.0959 • shrewsbury@ryupakarate.com

Lil Dragons Pre-School Program

Family Classes

In the Lil’ Dragons Program, your child will learn and grow in a process that accommodates their skills and abilities. They will train with other children in their age group, and will not be distracted by older classmates. They are at an age where the more special they feel, the harder they will try. Our Lil Dragons program will enhance Positive Development in a Fun, Safe and Motivating Way. This class is only a half hour long. For Ages 3-6 years old.

As a Black belt or Cho Dan Bo (deputy black belt), training with each other in at a higher level is very important to grow as a martial artist. This class is geared to in depth black belt training to focus on our higher forms, weapons and self defense techniques

Ryu Pa Karate Shrewsbury


Haidong Gumdo is a modern style of Korean swordsmanship, focusing on fluid and powerful sword techniques to engage multiple opponents as if in a “battlefield” setting. The techniques in this sword art are realized through forms, solo and partner drills, and cutting exercises (e.g., candle snuffing, paper cutting, bamboo cutting) and are combined with various meditation exercises. For ages 14 and up.


Non-Ryu Pa Karate Students: $69 per month
Ryu Pa Karate Students: $40 per month
Introductory equipment package:
​any student: $70 Includes uniform, belt, and wooden sword.

More detailed information about our programs are listed below.


• Lil Dragons Pre-School Program for 3-6 year olds

• Low & High Belt Classes

• Family Classes

• Black Belt Class

• Competition Classes

• Weapons Training and Self Defense

• Haidong Gumdo (Korean sword) ages 14 and up only


Each new student gets two free classes to try it out. Contact us today to schedule your appointment!


Low and High Belt Classes

Weapons Training

These hour classes are geared toward each student’s current level in their martial art journey, giving them the best instruction possible. Classes are divided into two groups Low Belts: White and Orange Belts. High Belts: Green and Up. For ages 6 years and up.

Focusing on Families, Fitness and our Community

At Ryu Pa Karate weapons training is a part of our curriculum in each program. All students learn a different weapon at each level during classes. Sometimes we have special classes to focus on just weapons.

At Ryu Pa Karate Shrewsbury, our programs are targeted for individual growth and challenge. We have designed special classes and programs that fit the individual student. During your consultation visit, a certified instructor will recommend a specific program for you and indicate the appropriate class schedule. With the addition to our pre-school program, our students age range is 3 to 60+. 

Programs Offered

This hour class is geared to allow families to take class together to help their busy schedule. This class allows all belt levels and ages 6 and up to take class together. For families who have more than 2 people enrolled in any of our programs. (sorry no dragons allowed in this class). For ages 6 years and up.

Black Belt Classes

Our Programs

Haidong Gumdo