Kyokushin Karate – Avon Connecticut

Stamina, Endurance, Strength & Self-Defense

International Kyokushinkai Union, IKU offers serious physical education, and includes practice of the mind, body and spirit combining the discipline of the Eastern culture and the hard work of the American spirit.

Kaicho David Farzinzad brings the true spirit of Kyokushin Karate to the Farmington Valley, Connecticut, the United States and the entire world. IKU Kyokushin will help you achieve your goals of strength, endurance, flexibility and health.

Kaicho Farzinzad is the first and last person to be awarded the 5th degree from Sosai Oyama under age 30, making him the youngest 5th Dan in Kyokushin history. We invite you to discover yourself in the Kyokushin Way.

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Kyokushin Karate in Avon

IKU Honbu (Headquarters)

Whether you are a new student or an experienced martial artist, contact us today to begin living the IKU Kyokushin Way. Kaicho Farzinzad teaches with honor and passion. We encourage you to visit our IKU Honbu in Avon CT. Locally serving the towns of Avon, Farmington, Simsbury, Collinsville, New Hartford and West Hartford, you are welcome to take a class and see what makes the IKU Program so unique. The IKU Honbu in Avon also serves as the host to Kyokushin practitioners both nationwide and worldwide.

The Kyokushin Way is centered in posture…

“Kyokushin” means Ultimate Truth and Kyokushin Karate is the pursuit of ultimate truth.


In the IKU Program, introspection begets wisdom…

Revered Masutatsu Oyama, also known as Mas Oyama (Sosai), was an unparalleled karate master who founded Kyokushin, arguably the first and most influential style of full contact fighting. Sosai had a remarkable and relevant philosophy not only on the martial arts, but also on how to conduct yourself in your every day life adopting core values such as:

  • Integrity
  • Intelligence
  • Intensity
  • Focus
  • Respect