About DENSHINKAN Martial Arts
DENSHINKAN is a group of dedicated martial artists that enjoy learning and laughing together while improving important life-skills.
Imagine training in a fun and supportive environment while learning under some of the most experienced martial arts instructors in South Australia.
DENSHINKAN teaches highly effective, self-defence focused martial arts in a safe and traditional setting. Click the links below to find out more.
Adults Martial Arts
Leave the kids at home, put the work stress aside and enjoy learning world-class martial arts in a fun and supportive environment. Whether you're a complete beginner or an advanced martial artist, we have the right training just for you! Everyone welcome!
Kids Martial Arts
Specifically designed for children (6-12yrs), our kids classes are fun and interactive. Classes focus on self-discipline, healthy choices, anti-bullying and teamwork will a combination of skill and game based learning. They learn heaps and have a ball!
Womens Self Defence
Looking for a girls night out? Why not have fun and learn an invaluable life skill that could safe your life?! 1 in 3 women will experience violence in their life. Learn to defend yourself in a safe, fun and ladies only environment. Basic to Advanced courses available.
FREE TRIAL LESSON
Defend a Kick from the Ground - Empi - Bunkai/Application - Movement #2
Escaping the Guard - Empi - Bunkai/Application - Movement #1-2
Locks and Strikes on the Ground - Empi - Bunkai/Application - Movement #1
Escape Front Underarm Bearhug - Empi - Bunkai/Application - Movement #1
CHIEF INSTRUCTOR / FOUNDER
Shawn Donaldson is an enthusiastic and passionate martial arts instructor. He started training in 1987 and has been teaching martial arts since 1996. He is the South Australian regional director under world-renowned karate legend, Hanshi Patrick McCarthy and has trained with many instructors in many arts. Shawn currently holds the black belt ranks of;
4th Dan - Koryu Uchinadi Kenpo Jutsu
3rd Dan - Aiki Kenpo JuJutsu
3rd Dan - Shotokan Karate-Do
2nd Dan - Chon Tu Kwan Hapkido
Suzanne is a very dedicated and bubbly person to have around the dojo. She has a passion for martial arts and kata in particular. She began training in 2008 and joined DENSHINKAN in 2012. Suzanne is an apprentice instructor with DENSHINKAN. She holds the ranks of;
2nd Kyu - Koryu Uchinadi Kenpo Jutsu
1st Dan - Freestyle Karate-Do
9th Gup - Chon Tu Kwan Hapkido
0423 233 649
Feel free to call or email us any time. Alternatively you are welcome to visit any class. Our locations are below and you can find class times here.
11 Clearview Crs, Clearview
37 Byards Rd, Reynella East