Self Defense Training : WELCOME TO THE KOBUKAN!

The Kobukan Karate Federation offers quality martial arts and self-defense training via home study or at one of our listed locations. We pride ourselves in offering complete home training courses in Matsumura Shorin Ryu and Okinawan White Crane. In addition, we offer Self Defense training products for peoples wanting quick and simple techniques for practical defense in a modern environment.


  • NEW Simple Seven Self Defense System! 
    Perfect for the inexperienced wanting quick and effective self defense, as well as the seasoned martial artist wishing to add to their fighting arsenal. Find out more by clicking HERE.

Street Shorin Ryu Self Defense Manual

This fully illustrated training manual covers 30 practical street fighting techniques broken down into the following categories:
1) Offensive Movements
2) Locks and Chokes
3) Throws and Takedowns

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Matsumura Shorin Ryu Kata Reference DVD

The entire system on one DVD!

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Matsumura Shorin Ryu Complete Home Training Course

The Matsumura Shorin Ryu Complete Home Training Course is perfect for beginners who want to learn martial arts for fitness or self defense. It provides step by step video instruction as well as personal feedback from our staff.

  • We currently have over 400 home study students world wide!

Please take your time and browse our programs and products and feel free to contact us if you have any questions.


Matsumura Shorin Ryu Home Study Course 

This is the first complete home study course in Matsumura Shorin Ryu. In this recently updated course, you can now learn the art and earn authentic rank promotions from White through 1st Degree Black Belt, sanctioned by the Kobukan Karate Federation.

Special Discount Pricing!

Crane Karate


For the first time ever- learn Traditional Okniwan White Crane Hakutsuru from home. Click the image at the right for complete details. Special Discount Pricing!