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About Karate

The Moka Rangers Sports Club offers Shotokan Karate courses, the most dominant karate style practiced in the world. We are directly affiliated with the Japan Karate Association (JKA) in Tokyo, which is the only karate organisation recognised as being of “Public Interest” by the Japanese Government. All our students are directly licensed with the JKA World Federation.

Our Karate courses focus on personal development, based on the JKA’s core values:

  • Perfection of character;
  • Sincerity;
  • Maximum effort;
  • Respect & self-control.





Days & times

Tuesday & Thursday : 5pm– 6pm
Saturday : 8.30 am – 9.30am

Tuesday & Thursday : 6.15pm – 7.15pm
Saturday : 9.45am – 10.45am


Lycée des Mascareignes, Gymnasium

Synergy Sport & Wellness Institute (only on Wednesdays)


Determined by JKA experts having scientifically analysed and isolated each individual movement, position and kinetic.

Aims to develop an unrivalled spectrum of techniques defining the perfect karate programme for beginners and black belts of all ages.

Allows the mind and body to act effortlessly and naturally, thanks to constant and regular training. 

Emphasis on mental and physical strength, which are of the utmost importance for kids and adults to succeed in life.

All our students are given a Karate Manual (Syllabus 70 pages), allowing parents to follow their kids’ progress.

3 dimensions "Bushido Spirit"

Mental Development (Chiiku)

to build concentration, focus, clear thinking and decisiveness.

Moral Development (Tokuiiku)

to improve patience, discipline, perseverance, confidence, self-control, calmness and peace of mind.

Phyisal Development (Taiiku)

to strengthen the body, heart, muscles and bones, thereby increasing resistance to sickness and injury.

The coach

Dr. Didier Samfat

Didier is a Black Belt 3rd Dan and a JKA certified instructor. He received all his Diplomas from the world famous Karate Expert Shihan Koichiro Okuma, JKA’s Vice-President of International Affairs. Didier is also the Chairman of JKA Mauritius.


Elite team of young Karatekas regularly winning gold, silver and bronze medals in Regional, National and International Karate competitions.

Moka Rangers hosts the JKA Ambassador’s cup, sponsored by the Embassy of Japan in Mauritius, every year.


6 to 8 years old

9 to 12 years old

Teenagers & adults