Welcome to The Okinawan Karate Dojo

The Okinawan Karate Dojo is a martial arts center in Ellicott City, Maryland that specializes in Uechi-Ryu Karate for youth and adults. Our karate programs are fun, rewarding, life-altering and centered around encouraging healthy habits in diet and exercise. Get stronger, leaner and more energized, confident, and focused to promote a better you!

Our Schedule!

Our Programs

Uechi-Ryu karate can be learned and enjoyed by people of all ages! Learn more about the youth and adult programs we offer at Okinawan Karate Dojo: Dragons (Age 3-5), Tigers (Ages 6-9), Cranes (Ages 10 & up) and Adults.

Our Instructors

Our dojo’s team of well-trained, patient, and friendly black belt instructors are led by Head Instructor, Sensei Stanley Crump – 5th Degree Black belt. Learn more about Sensei Crump and other staff at the dojo.


“Our 8 year old son has been attending classes at the Okinawan Karate Dojo for 2 years, and we could not be happier with the experience. His training at the dojo has provided a solid understanding of how to protect/defend himself, which has helped him build confidence in his interactions with other kids.” Read more