Welcome to 

Green's Karate 



Welcome to the "only" authentic, traditional, and full- time Karate dojo in Chattanooga! We are a martial artist's 1st choice! 


*Benefits *Benefits *Benefits 

Benefits: Better health (mental/physical) and wellness! We help instill Manners, Respect, Self-Discipline, and build Confidence. Self-Defense is taught in every class! Make new friends at our dojo and lifelong friendships! 

Gain better balance, reflexes, flexibility, strength, stamina, coordination, and overall, build good character! 

COMMUNICATION IS KEY at our dojo. We want to help each and every student, however, continued communication while training is ideal for us to provide the best services possible!

Our Christmas Special!  

Our Christmas special is for 8 classes for one student for one month for only $79.99. 2nd person $10 off special! Uniform included. Cannot be combined with any other offer, coupon or discount. Special must be started by January 20th, 2023.  

Offer expires 12/15/22. Available to first 25 people only! Special is for all ages! To register, go to the tab labeled, "Waiver." Once filled out, you are "qualified" for this special!

We offer classes for Men, Women, Teen's and Children. 

The benefits include: Better physical and mental health. More confidence and self-discipline developing a can do attitude towards work and life. Self-defense in this day and age is becoming more vital. 

Be sure to check out our schedule as we have a wide variety of classes and seasonal events including our quarterly self-defense class. Next one starts this Friday/Saturday!

As of September 1st, 2022

We are changing our policy for our programs with extensions of the 3, 6 and 12 month and other programs.  Everyone will have 2 extra weeks to complete the 3 month program, 4 extra weeks to complete the 6 month program and 6 extra weeks to complete the 12 month program. People often use the extensions when they go on vacation or when someone is under the weather. To activate any extension you must email us at greenskarate@gmail.com and it has to be an absence for more than 7 consecutive days in order for it to count. This is a bonus we have offered for 25 years and will continue to have this benefit available. 

WE DO HAVE HOMESCHOOL CLASSES! (See our schedule, for times) 

LITTLE DRAGON CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL! Waiting list is now enacted. Please fill out our waiver to be on stand by for the next opening!

Be sure to contact us via email at greenskarate@gmail.com or call/text us at 423-405-DOJO (3656) to schedule in your first class date/time. After the first class, you can simply attend when classes are scheduled.  

**Birthday Parties**

We are now offering birthday parties! A two hour party with up to 20 friends. Parties are offered on Saturdays or Sundays. Please reserve 30 days in advance. Cost is $300.00 with half ($150.00) required upfront to reserve the time and space (non-refundable). Party host can set up the day of. Party consists of a group karate class for the attendees, a real katana to cut the cake, and there will be some prizes given out to party attendees for games we play at the party. All partiers that are participating in the party will need to fill out our waiver prior to the class. Please email us at greenskarate@gmail.com for reservations. Any questions, please call us at 423-405-3656 (DOJO). 

 See our "class schedule" to learn what time and day to come in for your FREE class! 

Our large facility provides a open, safe, and clean environment with great ventilation!  Masks have always been optional. 

Our positive and productive family environment changes lives in dramatic ways over the short, mid and long-term training process.

2-3 year old classes: 

Our Mommy and Me 2 or 3/ Daddy and Me 2 or 3 classes are forming NOW!  Classes have started but you can still can join anytime! We are halfway full for this class now.  Only 7 families in the program at a time.  We currently have 3 families on stand by waiting to start. We need one more family for this class to begin. 

Overall we offer classes six days a week with classes for ages 2 and 3 (Mommy/Daddy and Me) (Little Dragons are 4 and 5 years), Beginners 6 and older (families can join in this class), Intermediate, Advanced, Teen/Adult, Self-Defense Classes (quarterly) and Special needs Classes (ages 5 and up). With all of these possibilities, we will find a class for you!

Homeschool Classes: 

We have offered homeschool classes for decades! We offer classes at 1p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays.  We will increase class days and times when the classes grow! Spread the word and receive discounts on tuition for having a friend sign up.  

*Self Defense Classes Info Below* We are offering sessions almost every month! 


Our Sensei was profiled and interviewed by a Legendary Jet Fighter Pilot, Ron Cooper, (best selling author, keynote speaker and a Certified Speaker with the John Maxwell Team)  in a Pod Cast series that recently debuted.  Here is the link to the first Pod Cast. We will list them here as they drop for easy convenience.  Once you hear how far Green Sensei will go to succeed, his life story will inspire you! 

1st Pod Cast interview: https://youtu.be/G_j8iMt0El4

2nd Pod Cast Interview: https://youtu.be/CHrckRpyV1U

3rd Pod Cast Interview: https://youtu.be/n13FlYNDV-s

4th Pod Cast Interview: https://youtu.be/nRP722R4M3I


We were recently featured on the local WRCB News station. Here is the link you can copy and paste into your browser: 



We do offer another option for those who want to have a private evaluation without the group environment before being introduced into the group classes.  Our introductory lesson option is a 40 minute lesson where we will evaluate and monitor the students cardiovascular system, physical fitness, balance, reflexes, flexibility,  as well as cover how to make a fist, how to punch, block, kick, and teach a few self defense techniques.  All of this for only $19.99. Up to 4 people can be in this small class.  You can request a time slot in the mornings or afternoons on most days M-F currently by simply texting or emailing us.

With this alternate option, you will still meet with Sensei Green who will give you a short tour of the facility and answer any questions you might have. In this class we will know of where to place the student into our karate school and program. 


The life benefits are a cornerstone of why students train even up into their 70's and 80's. This displays the lifelong benefits of karate and the commitment people have to themselves to make their lives better while training in karate.   

2). In celebration of our 25th year in business, we are offering 3 classes for $25.00. This way you can gauge your interest level before you sign up for a longer period of time! *You have 30 days to utilize any specials from the day of when you start your first class. 

Our shortest term commitment after any special is 3 months and we offer 6, 12, 24, and 36 month packages.

To receive our price list for the program packages, please schedule a time to physically come by!  

The longer the program, the more benefits and perks you'll receive.  We also offer the "on hold" option that allows you take a pause from the program for vacations and illnesses. We have offered all of these benefits plus other perks since our first day we opened.  


Our next session starts TBA..  Fridays are at 7:30p. Saturdays are at 1:30p. Please message us in advance to reserve your spot!  Classes are taught by Sensei Green who is the author of the self-defense textbook, "Karate Wise. - A technical guide to teaching Self-Defense." 

Classes are $20.00 a person. Bring a friend, receive 1/2 off.  Cash, check, card, Venmo are all accepted.  Ages 12 and older for this first self-defense course in our new facility.  Bring water.  Classes are 1 to 1.5 hours in duration depending on the amount of students. 

Private self-defense group sessions. 

Private groups of 6 or more can create their own self-defense group at any time.  We need to reserve the times with the group and it can be other days/times  that what we currently offer. 

Learn how to strike, kick, and neutralize your attacker in real-life scenarios. We teach Real Everyday Applications To Defend Yourself! Stand up and to the ground techniques and on the ground methods of defense. Our methods have been utilized in real life situations and have saved lives. Our You tube video "Self-Defense and Chattanooga" will highlight the struggles of yesteryear when Sensei Green, at the old dojo was trying to warn people of the importance of self-defense. No more than ever, self-defense is a life essential tool in the world we live in today. 

Prepare yourself for anything, take a course of self-defense with Green's Karate.  Please fill out waiver prior to starting your class. You must start the first week to continue to the consecutive weeks.  

Our story: 

Green's Karate - originally opened on January 17th, 1998 in Soldotna, Alaska. Then in 2003, it was moved to Chattanooga, TN. Since 2003, Green's Karate or GK has offered the highest quality of traditional karate training in the area. GK is the longest running traditional karate school in the area's history. GK has the first ever person from Chattanooga on the U.S. Karate Team (Ryan Rogers). 

GK focuses on building good manners, respect, self-discipline and confidence. Often traditional martial arts is overlooked as a recreational activity, when in reality, traditional karate is so much more. 

Karate is a art form, a discipline of the mind and body, and a way of life for many. 

Professional sport coaches such as (Tennis (IMG), Football, Baseball, Soccer, instruct their athletes to take up traditional martial arts as another way to gain coordination, balance, reflexes, core strength, flexibility, agility, and to increase the mind and body connection. Martial arts is 90% mental and 10% physical. Former Olympian's and professional athletes enroll their children at GK because they can see the relation for their lives and the benefits of karate and what it can provide for the improvement of a student"s and parent's lives.    

GK instructs students with or without disabilities and has gained worldwide acclaim for accomplishing what was perceived to be impossible with students with needs such as autism, blind, wheelchair bound and more!  In essence, student of Green's Karate with special needs have competed against those without disabilities, at the National level, and won USANKF National Karate competition medals!

GK was also featured on CNN News in 2006. Brandon Earnshaw and his mom, Alina, were featured in the new story. GK has made U.S. Karate history over a dozen times since 2006.  

GK has over 90 You Tube videos that can easily be found under the Green's Karate You Tube channel.  We have playlists to learn from, be entertained by, and have fun with!  

Why wait?  Join Green's Karate today!  Call or text 423-405-DOJO (3656) for more information!" We are located at 5319 Ringgold Road Suite "G" 37412. Next door to the Christian Book Store across the street from the Honda Powersports.  


Green's Karate will instill



Good Manners


Life Long Friendships





Sensei Corey Green

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423-405-3656  |  GreensKarate@gmail.com

5319 Ringgold Road Suite "G"  Chattanooga,TN 37412


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