Welcome to the Welsh Karate Alliance

The Welsh Karate Alliance brings a wealth of knowledge to our students. Affiliated to the WKGB, BKF & WKF. We have become one of the largest groups within the WKGB teaching students from the age of 6 to 60!

Wealth of Knowledge

Welcome to the W.K.A (Welsh Karate Alliance). Headed up by Chief Instructors Gerwyn Harries 4th Dan and Paul Davies 3rd Dan. With their background in Shotokan Karate there is a wealth of knowledge and passion in every lesson.

We are a Welcoming, Fun, Exciting group to be a part of, Offering modern day instruction with traditional values. Our clubs are spread across South Wales so you won't be far away from one.

We hold Weekly Training sessions, Regular Association Courses, Kyu Gradings 3 times a year and Dan Gradings that will bring the best out of you.

Members Clubs

We Have Produced Many Champions

Our competitive squad has had success at Domestic, National and European level, and we have competed all over the UK and Europe. Over the years both Sensei Gerwyn and Sensei Paul have produced many champions.

We train hard and play hard, Our social calendar includes party nights, Glitzy Christmas party and awards ceremony and of course the infamous "Summer Camp" one of the highlights of the year!

We are affiliated to the WKGB (the only governing body in Wales recognised by Sport Wales), British Karate Federation and the World Karate Federation.

Contact Us

Member Clubs

We have clubs throughout South Wales. Sensei Gerwyn (Invictus Karate) is based in the Rhondda Valley and Sensei Paul (Swansea Karate Academy) is based in Swansea, Just 10 minutes from the city centre.
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Invictus Karate


Gerwyn Harries (4th Dan) Gerwyn began his Karate training back in 1986 at the young age of 8. He is a very experienced instructor who brings his passion and spirit to every lesson.


Rhondda Sports Centre, Gelligaled Park, Tyntyla Road, CF41 7SY


Training every Monday evening 7pm -8pm & Wednesday evening 6pm-7pm Your 1st introductory lesson is free then you can either pay as your train or take advantage of the monthly membership option.

Swansea Karate Academy


Sensei Paul Davies (3rd Dan) Paul has been training in Karate since being introduced to (Wado Ryu), in 1974, started to train in Shotokan whilst working in London in 1985, joining I.S.K. under the guidance of the legendary Sensei Pauline Bindra.…


Holy Trinity Church, Sketty Park, 50A Park Way, Sketty Park Drive, Sketty, SWANSEA, SA2 8JW


Training every Monday 5.30pm- 6.30pm Under 11's, 6.30- 7.30pm Under 18's and 7.30pm-9pm Seniors Wednesday 6.30pm- 7.30pm Under 18's and 7.30pm-9pm Seniors Friday 5.30pm- 6.30pm Under 11's, 6.30- 7.30pm Under 18's and 7.30pm-9pm Seniors plus Individual Sessions are available.

WKA Squad Class


Sensei Gerwyn (Kumite) Sensei Paul (Kata) This is where champions are made, a dedicated class specific to Sport Karate !


Various locations.


See your club instructor for more information around this class.