Barr Karate is a non-profit organization dedicated to training the mind, body, and spirit through the art of Seido Ryu, which means the 'Way of Life Style". Our moto is: Strength in the Dojo, Strength in Life!
The founder of Barr Karate and Seido Ryu is Soke Grandmaster Larry Barr.
Soke Barr has been training in karate for over 30 years and has been a volunteer for over 20 years. Soke Barr has brought 70 students up to black belt and his students have won over ten thousand metals and trophies combined.
Soke Barr has been inducted into several martial arts Halls of Fame:
2013 Teacher of the Year
2014 Man of the Year
2015 School of the Year
2016 Family of the Year
2017 International Grandmaster of the Year (Barcelona, Spain)
2018 Ordained Minister in the Martial Arts, Shinja University
2019 International Grandmaster of the Year (London, United Kingdom)