About Sartell National Karate
Since 1973, the National Karate Academy has been dedicated to helping men, women and children discover the benefits of martial arts training.
Physical strength, flexibility and weight control are developed through high repetition natural body exercises.
Mental confidence is achieved from time-tested & effective self-defense skill.
NK training teaches respect, self-discipline and perseverance.
NK’s black belt professional instructors are highly trained and dedicated to help all students achieve their life goals.
About Mr. James Halonen
I started in karate when I was four years old, and I grew up in a karate family. I also snowboard, water ski and water board, and fish, so as I was growing up I had a lot of sports to keep me busy. I didn’t realize until I was older how valuable karate was as part of my upbringing. Because I was a karate student I learned discipline and focus as well as building strength and coordination. The mental and emotional benefits of karate added to the physical benefits and helped me to become a successful and competent adult.Read more...