About Us


The Art

 Isshinryu is a style of karate that originated in Okinawa. Karate-do signifies the practice of traditional Okinawan karate and the study of empty hand fighting focused on the development of one's character. 


The Dōjō

The BMAI  dōjō  has plenty of equipment and room to train individuals of any experience level. We are located at 785 Sumpter Road, Belleville.


The Philosophy

BMAI focuses on building positive character traits such as self-discipline and respect through martial arts. We strive to make what is learned here relevant and applicable to all aspects of life in a way that is progressive and positive.


Student Creed

I intend to develop myself in a positive manner and avoid anything that will reduce my mental growth or physical health. I intend to develop self-discipline in order to bring out the best in myself and others. I intend to use what I learn in class constructively and defensively to help myself and others while never being abusive or offensive.