Buchen Martial Arts


Buchen Martial Arts


Buchen Martial Arts


Charleston’s premier Shotokan Karate program for children and adults; starting at age 3.

Please call (843) 810-2397 for more information.

Sensei Jim Buchen

Yon Dan (4th Degree Black Belt) in Shotokan Karate and a San Dan (3rd Degree Black Belt) in Ju-Jitsu. He is a ten time National Champion winning national titles in four federations (USANKF, AAU, USAKF, ASKA). more…

Sensei Chapman “Luke” Lucas

A South Carolina State Champion 3 times and has placed 2nd at the United States National Karate Championships in 2009 and 2010. more…

Sensei Justin Wachtendorf

Shodan (1st degree Black Belt) in Shotokan Karate, a Nidan (2nd degree Black Belt) in Yamanaka Kojute JuJitsu, and a Shodan (first degree Black Belt) in Taiho-Jutsu. more…

When you train with Buchen Martial arts, you will learn more than just a martial art. You will increase your strength and endurance and learn to push yourself to new limits. I would highly recommend their classes to any of my friends. – Stephanie A.



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Call (843) 810-2397

Email:  info@buchenmartialarts.com