The Dillsburg Karate Academy teaches Isshinryu Karate and is known for using traditional Okinawan techniques and methods for learning this style. Our school is also known and well-regarded in central Pennsylvania for our Kid's Program. In all of our classes and programs, we stress respect and discipline along with gaining knowledge and improving physical ability. The school participates in many local competitions, demonstrations and other events and is highly regarded for the discipline and respect that our students demonstrate.
Our school also recognizes and understands the value of family, school and other commitments that the student may have. For more information about Isshinryu karate, please see our links page. For more information abour our school, you can send email to:
dojo @ dbgkarate.com (no spaces).
Page last modified - November 28, 2013
Designed and maintained by Joseph Bennett
EVENT: Our Dojo Christmas Party will be held on December 7, 2013 at the Franklintown Fire Hall from 6:00pm until 9:00pm. This is a carry in dinner for all so please sign up in the dojo indicating how many people are coming and what dish you will be bringing. The address for the Fire Hall is 107 Baltimore Rd, Dillsburg, PA. Hope to see you there.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Master Vasquez and Hanshi Karl Hovey hosted Camp Hovey Kan on September 13-15. This event included sessions from many instructors and special guests. Photos from this great event can be found on the 2013 Events Page.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Saturday classes will be continuing until cold weather sets in. Please keep watching your email and this site for a date when Saturday classes will be discontinued for the winter.
ANNOUNCEMENT: Ms. April Crimmins and Sensei Joe Bennett both had their recent promotions recognized in the dojo on September 19, 2013. Photos from this event can be found on our 2013 Events Page. Congratulations to both of these Yudansha.
ANNOUNCEMENT: On Friday, November 9, 2013, Sensei Mark Stephens was tested for the rank of Yon-Dan (4th Degree). He came through the test and performed well. Sensei Stephens was awarded his new rank on Monday, November 11th. Please join me in congratulating Sensei Stephens!! Photos are on our 2013 Events Page.
ANNOUNCEMENT: On October 16 we recently awarded promotions from our recent student testing. Photos of the promotions can be found on our 2013 Events Page. Congratulations to our students on an excellent job.
ANNOUNCEMENT: On Friday, November 23, 2013, Mr. Clark Miller was tested for the rank of Ni-Dan (2nd Degree). He tested and performed well. Mr. Miller was awarded his new rank on Wednesday, November 27th. Let's all congratule Mr. Miller!! Photos are on our 2013 Events Page.