Champion Youth Programs has provided American Kenpo Karate classes for youths, teens and adults in the Twin Cities area for over 24 years. It is owned and operated by Norm Rolando who holds an 8th Degree Black Belt in American Kenpo with 50 years experience in the martial arts and 40 years experience teaching . Mr. Rolando continues to teach classes daily in conjunction with a competent group of other instructors he has trained in this program.
Classes are not held in a dedicated "dojo" but are offered primarily through Community Education Programs around the area. Champion Youth Programs currently operates at 14 different locations. There are classes available Monday - Saturday.