Developed by Sam Justice and his students in 1973, Justice Karate American Shotokan is a unique hybrid of American style boxing techniques and traditional Okinawan Shotokan Karate. Through decades of research and application, Justice Karate American Shotokan has proven effective in teaching the tradition of Shotokan Karate and imparting the desire for success among its hundreds of practitioners.
Today Justice Karate is located at the epicenter of healthy living in Henrico, Virginia: The Olde Town Shopping Center, at the corner of Hungary Spring Road and West Broad Street. Adjacent Anytime Fitness and Weight Watchers, only minutes from I-64, Justice Karate offers a host of traditional martial arts instruction.
Justice Karate’s mission is to provide quality instruction of the martial arts, while instilling the desire for success into each student. Whatever your martial arts avenue may be, you can find it at Justice Karate. We provide access to a variety of martial arts at the same location: Judo, Jiu Jitsu, Iaido, Kick Boxing and Tai Chi.
All advanced pracititoners of Karate are expected to pass on their knowledge to subsequent generations.
Hanshi 9th Degree Black Belt
Sensei Justice is the Founder and President of JKAS.
Meiky began with JKAS in 2009 and earned his 1st degree black belt in 2016. Karate for him is a journey of continual improvement; emotionally, spiritually, physically, and mentally.
Al Houston views Karate as a way of life. He values the friendship, health, and discipline learned from treading the way. Al enjoys instructing adult classes.
Natasha began training in Shotokan Karate at age 4. 11 years and 68 gold medals later, her journey has led her across the world stage in Karate competitions. Her most recent accomplishments will be seen at the Pan-American Championships, 2018.
Chelsea began with JKAS at 5 years old. She achieved 1st degree black belt at 10. She has won six gold medals and competed in multiple state tournaments, nationals, and the Junior Olympics. Chelsea is currently pursuing a 2nd degree black belt.
We are experts in fitness. JKAS offers a variety of ways to lose weight through regular fitness and an encouraging environment from which to begin your weight loss journey. Make no mistake, losing weight, like many other challenges in life, is a journey.