Category Archives: Club Blog

Grading Results December 2019

Massive Congratulations to our Students who graded last night, It was a wonderful evening, and you all worked so very hard, and thoroughly deserved your new belts. Priya Holland Graded up to 2nd Kyu Brown Belt Chris and Mae Wellborne, Nicholas Overington, Ephraim Frimpong, and Balint Morocz all Graded up to 10th Kyu Red Belt.…
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Christmas Holiday

Our last Session this year will be on Wednesday 19th December 2018. We shall return to the Dojo on Wednesday 9th January 2019 Osu Sensei Jon
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Grading – December 2017

The Club grading will take place on Monday 18th December 2017. We require everyone to be in the dojo at 6.45, ready for a prompt start at 7pm. I have already explained to all students, that their progress is at their own pace, and that everyone is different, and that I'm pleased with the progress…
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Origins of SHINKUKAI in Japan

SHINKUKAI HISTORY - Okinawa Traditional Karate   The SHINKUKAI is an official approval association by Shinjuku-city and Setagaya-city education boards, Shinjuku foundation for creation of future, and has provided to practice of Okinawa Traditional Karate, Okinawa Shorinji-ryu and Okinawa Goju-ryu. Okinawa Shorinji-ryu:  Shorinji-ryu was established in 1954 by Jyoen Nakazato (1922- ), who performed ascetic practices under Chotoku Kyan…
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