About Us



Shihan K.J. Gorman

Owner & Chief Instructor

Master Kelly Gorman is a 6th degree black belt in the arts and sciences of GoJu Ryu Karate and a twenty three year retired Master Sergeant in the United States Army. He is a direct student of United States Hall of Fame member Grandmaster Balfour Wright. His 35+ years experience outside the Traditional Karate literacy includes training in many disciplines of martial arts. He is a senior member of the Society of Harmonious Fists, which includes several schools within the United States, Germany, Switzerland and India.

Master Gorman resides in Georgia with his wife and youngest son. Master Gorman is a driving force within the martial arts community who spends most of his time training and promoting the true philosophy of KARATE, which is the perfection of the character of its participants.

Mission Statement:

To perfect the characters of men, women and children in our community by providing quality Martial Arts training and philosophy, emphasizing the core tenants of the Martial Arts which are Mental, Physical and Spiritual enlightenment.

Mental: Encourage scholastic competence.

Physical: Condition the mind and body through Karate.

Spiritual: Acknowledge that all good things come from God.