Albertville Karate Academy

Albertville Karate Academy is a place where you can get a great workout, make new friends, and learn something new every time you walk through the doors.

Albertville Karate Academy has been under the instruction of Sensei Frank Hicks for more than 20 years. We are apart of the U.S. Yoshukai Karate Association which practices a traditional Japanese Martial Art that was founded in 1969. We offer a variety of classes for children and adults.

[04/28/20]   Due to the new guidelines release by the alabama department of public health we will remain closed at this time. With the current guidelines our earliest possible opening date will be May 19th. At this time we plan to reopen on that date.

[03/30/20]   Due to the guidelines put forward by Alabama Governor Kay Ivey in response to the Covid-19 virus, all of our classes will be canceled until April 18th. At this time we are planning to resume classes on April 21st.

[05/31/18]   All classes next week, June 5th and 7th, will meet from 6:00 - 7:30. We will go back to normal class times the following week.

[01/16/18]   Due to the uncertainty of the weather, we will not be having class tonight 1/16/2018

[10/09/17]   We will not have Monday classes tonight October 9th.

[12/21/16]   Don't forget the Christmas party is Thursday night at 6:00. Also next week we will have class on Tuesday and Thursday but it will be one class for everyone from 6:00 to 7:30.

Congratulations to all of our competitors at last weekends Albertville Open tournament!

[10/19/16]   We want to get a picture of everyone who was at the Albertville open this past weekend. Bring all your trophies and medals from the tournament to class this Thursday night.

[02/18/16]   Don't forget testing starts at 6:00 so be a little early.

[02/17/16]   Don't forget testing is tomorrow night at 6:00. If you are testing it is still recommended to get there at 5:30 so you can stretch and ask any last minute questions.

[02/02/16]   Due to the high probability of severe weather we will not be having class tonight. We will have a make up class for everyone who wants to attend this coming Monday from 6:00 - 7:30.

[02/02/16]   We are watching the weather situation closely today, as of now we are having classes on regular schedule but will make an announcement at 2:00 with a final decision.

[12/22/15]   Christmas party tonight at 6:00

[12/21/15]   Don't forget class tonight for everyone from 6:00 - 7:30 and Christmas party tomorrow starting at 6:00

[12/20/15]   Don't forget class Monday from 6:00 - 7:30 for everyone and Christmas party Tuesday starting at 6:00

Had a great workout last weekend at summer camp!

[03/05/15]   Due to poor weather conditions, we will only have one class tonight for everyone from 5:30 to 7:00.

[03/03/15]   Don't forget that testing starts at 6:00 tomorrow night.

[02/26/15]   As discussed Tuesday, we will not have class or testing tonight. Testing will be on Tuesday March 3rd at 6:00.

[02/24/15]   We will still be having class tonight at normal times.

[02/23/15]   Don't forget that we will be at the dojo starting at 6:00 to help anyone who wants help with testing requirements.

[02/18/15]   Don't forget testing is coming up on February 26th. We will be having an extra workout for anyone testing and needing the extra help on Monday at 6:00.


Don't forget Winter Workout is coming up fast. For details check out

[12/22/14]   Don't forget class tonight from 6:00 - 7:30 and Christmas party tomorrow night at 6:00

[12/19/14]   Just wanted to make sure everyone was aware of the class schedule changes for the next couple of weeks due to Christmas and New Years.

Monday the 22nd class from 6:00-7:30

Tuesday the 23rd Christmas party starts at 6:00

Thursday 25th no class

Tuesday the 30th class 6:00-7:30

Thursday the 1st no class because of New Years

[11/25/14]   Testing results are in! We will let everyone know how they did at class tonight. See you there!

[11/19/14]   Just a quick reminder to everyone who is testing tomorrow night. Testing starts at 6:00.

[11/10/14]   Don't forget if you need help with anything for testing we will have the dojo open for you at 6:00 tonight.

[11/09/14]   Just a reminder tomorrow night at 6:00 we will be available at the dojo to work on anything you need help with for testing.

[11/07/14]   I just wanted to make sure everyone was aware of the two extra chances to work on testing stuff. For the next two Monday's we will be open at 6:00 for anyone that needs help on specific testing requirements. We will not be having a group workout, only working on testing requirements. Thanks and have a great day!

[10/23/14]   We would like for everyone that competed in the Albertville open a couple of weeks ago to bring their trophies and medals to class tonight so we can get a group picture. Can't wait to see everyone at class tonight!

[07/03/14]   Just wanted to remind everyone that there will be no classes tonight. Everyone have a fun and safe July 4th holiday!

[05/17/14]   Tournament day! Good luck to all the competitors and don't forget to wear your dojo T-shirts.

[05/15/14]   Tonight is the last class before the Traditional Games this weekend. Be sure to make it for the last chance to cram in some more practice!

[04/29/14]   Due to the high possibility of severe weather conditions classes will be canceled for tonight Tuesday April 29th. Thank you and be safe.

Full class tonight!

[04/08/14]   Can't wait to see everyone tonight! Don't forget only a couple of weeks until testing so gotta get that last minute work in!

Congratulations to Tiffin for winning the spirit award in tonight's class.

Congrats to all of our competitors at the Ryu Ken tournament this past weekend!

[03/11/14]   Can't wait to see everyone at class tonight! If you went to the tournament be sure and bring your trophies so we can get a picture!

[03/09/14]   Congrats to everyone who competed and placed at the Ryu Ken tournament today! We won't everyone to bring in their trophies to class on Tuesday so we can get a group picture.

[03/08/14]   Can't wait to see everyone at the Ryu Ken tournament tomorrow! Remember to be sure and wear your dojo shirt if you have one.

[03/05/14]   Great class tonight! Just one more class left before the Ryu Ken tournament!

Everyone remember the pre registration deadline for the Ryu-Ken Classic is coming up fast!

Congrats to everyone who got new belts and stripes tonight!

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103 Madison St, Ste D
Albertville, AL

Opening Hours

Tuesday 17:30 - 20:30
Thursday 17:30 - 20:30
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