seireikai karate

about padron toro dojo: US seireikai karate-kyokushin

Padron Dojo has been in operation since 1994 and is the first Kyokushin/Oyama Karate school in the Buckeye state of Ohio. US Seireikaikan Karate Organization is an independent kyokushin karate group located in central Ohio, offering structured classes for children, youth, and adult for all skill and fitness levels. 

Learn the skills and techniques to gain the confidence needed to defend yourself and face your attackers when confronted. Develop coordination, agility, balance, speed, and strength, while burning calories through the physical training of karate. 

Under the guidance of an experienced instructor, you will be taught the basic to advanced techniques of real fighting karate and full-contact competition to achieve your goals. Strengthening your mental and physical abilities. Increasing your skill level and mind set as you learn to challenge yourself and reach beyond your limits to overcome obstacles.

Contact us to schedule for a free week trial or to observe our training in this exciting martial art or any of our other programs. We look forward to training with you!


SEIREIKAI (Pronunciation; Say-Ray-Ky)

- SEI: Skill & Vitality 

- REI: Diligence & Encouragement                

- KAI: Organization or Association                  

Seireikai Karate is authentic Japanese Fighting Budo Karate. Seireikai karate Kyokushin is a hard striking style with techniques of throws and takedowns, creating a unique and practical urban effective self-defense system. Mental and physical strengthening and body conditioning are the necessary elements of our karate.

Kancho Benalio Padron - 7th Dan instructor is the founder of Seireikai Karate Kyokushin. It is the result of his 50 years of learned and tried experiences while learning and training in martial arts. Padron has trained under the leading Kyokushin masters in the U.S. and Japan while living in NY and he truly believes in the complete meaning of the Ultimate Truth through the way of karate. Padron's passion for real karate and the fundamental elements of his mentors shines through his teachings in the art of BUDO KARATE.


our logo: the zen-ken/seiken

The ZEN-KEN/SEIKEN; The logo is a very important symbol to our organization. It is worn on the left sleeve of the members. The symbol represents what our karate has become today.

#1 The GLOBE represents that martial arts is for everyone, without biasness and prejudice .

 #2 The SEIKEN (Fist) thrusts forward, representing an empty hand prepared for battle in the fight for justice.

#3 The GLOBE & Seiken are encircled by a red  “ENZO” (Zen circle), symbolizing continuity of movement and mind. The ENZO is a also a symbol of yielding to the Fist, a reminder to the practitioner to keep from misguided actions through the martial arts.                    

#4 The KANJI that is on the sides of the symbol says "LION", this is the spirit of Kancho-Shihan Padron, the President and  founder of our discipline.

padron dojo MISSION

Our Mission is to provide excellent, authentic traditional Japanese karate instruction. Our school is deeply connected to the surrounding communities through our relationships with local schools and recreation centers. We aim to empower individuals, to discover themselves through the practice of karate that has been passed down from our mentors. To provide training in a safe environment that is inspiring, integrating old and modern training concepts that aims to build self esteem and confidence within our students to become contributing individuals in the community through the training of Budo Karate. Osu!