Explore Your Potential

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Kyo Sa Nim Vodden, has extensive experience addressing the needs of abuse survivors.  The practical training and discipline of Soo Bahk Do can be a path to empowerment for any student.

"Learn karate and improve your health at Arcata Karate under the guidance of instructors licensed and certified to teach the Korean martial art of Soo Bahk Do®.  (707) 407-8791"

Classes: Tue & Wed: 5:30 to 7:30  -  Sat:  9:00 to 11:00 am

Teri Vodden, Sa Bom (Master) 4th Dan, LCSW


Redwood Coast Soo Bahk Do® concentrates on theory, form and aesthetics. Working to develop physical, mental and spiritual health while enhancing other areas of your life.

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Family Oriented

A family style class structure allows parents to train with their children.

The Soo Bahk Do® martial art system is comprised of a vast body of knowledge with a philosophical essence distilled from a rich eastern philosophy and is comprised of both hard and soft styles of training that are well suited for adults and children.

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Getting Started Is Easy!

Start today with private lessons or our quick start program that includes 2 private lessons, 1 group lesson and a complimentary martial art uniform. Men, women and group rates available. Ongoing, multi-level, mixed age classes.

Tue/ Wed 6:30 pm & Sat 9:30 am
For more info call Teri Vodden
(707) 407-8791

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