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April 2016

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS DUBLIN

England Win 2 Silver Medals!

Sensei Martin was again refereeing at the European Senior Championships. It was well organised by JKA Ireland and very successful for JKA England's Squad.

A silver medal each in the Women's Individual Kumite and the Women's Team Kumite.
It was a great weekend for all concerned with fantastic hospitality.

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Sensei Martin Dobson refereeing at the JKA European Championships in Dublin

 

February 2016

CONGRATULATIONS PATRICK PELTER! 2ND DAN AT 14 YEARS OLD...

Patrick Pelter was promoted to 2nd Dan at the Grantham Course on 28th February.

Patrick Pelter 2nd DanThis is an amazing achievement for a 14 Year old and his performance during the grading was inspiring and an example to all who saw it.

Congratulations Patrick and keep up the good work!

 

December 2015

Dave Atmore passed 1st Dan at the Westonsupermare Course.
Well deserved congratulations!

Dave Atmore passed 1st Dan at the Westonsupermare Course

September 2015

International Course at the K2 Crawley

The training was very intensive and very informative with the opportunity to practise a different kata each day. There were also excellent kumite sessions given by each of the Instructors.

Pictured below: Sensei Martin, Shahinaz, Patrick and David with the Course Instructors Sensei Ohta, Sensei Imura and Sensei Sawada.

International Course at the K2 Crawley

May 2015

European Championships in Bochum Germany

Sensei Martin with the JKA England Junior Squad at the European Championships in Bochum Germany. The squad won many medals at one of their most successful ever competitions. Martin was on refereeing duties for two days for the Juniors, Cadets and Veterans for individual and team events.

European Championships in Bochum Germany

European Championships in Bochum Germany

European Championships in Bochum Germany

European Championships in Bochum Germany


JKA England Spring International Course

Sensei Martin with the Visiting Instructors and Shahinaz and Patrick of SLSKC

Sensei Martin with the Visiting Instructors and Shahinaz and Patrick of SLSKC

The Training was held over four days and was extremely well attended.

The instruction was to a very high standard and the atmosphere just great.

Each day you could choose which Kata class you wanted to join and this arrangement seem very popular with everyone.

Patrick sparring

Patrick sparring

Sensei Martin training during the Course

Sensei Martin training during the Course

Sensei Martin training during the Course

Sensei Omura demostrating with Shahinaz

Sensei Omura demostrating with Shahinaz


September 2014

The Club had fantastic success at the Crawley International Course:

Shahinaz Pelter was awarded 2nd Dan and Mensah Oteh and Luke Foster passed 1st Dan .

Many congratulations to all three!

The Course was also very exciting with many brilliant Kumite drills and detailed information & advice on Kata. Everyone I spoke to thoroughly enjoyed the three days of training.  

May 2014

Sensei Martin, Shahinaz and Patrick at the Crawley International Course with the Instructors: Senseis Ohta, Nagatomo, Osaka, Okuma, and Larrsson (left to right).

Sensei Martin, Shahinaz and Patrick at the Crawley International Course with the Instructors: Senseis Ohta, Nagatomo, Osaka, Okuma, and Larrsson (left to right)

April 2014

Patrick Pelter won gold for Kata and bronze for Kumite at the Lewisham Club Competition. GREAT PERFORMANCE!

Patrick Pelter wins gold for Kata and bronze for Kumite...

February 2014

Mike Dignam (pictured), just after passing his 2nd Dan at the Wellingborough Course. CONGRATULATIONS MIKE!

Mike Dignam just after passing his 2nd Dan at the Wellingborough Course

January 2014

ADRIAN THOMAS (centre) RECEIVING HIS 1st DAN JKA DIPLOMA - Many Congratulations Adrian!

Pictured below with Martin Dobson (Head Instructor) and Shahinaz Pelter (Assistant Instructor) of SLSKC.

Adrian Thomas receives his 1st dan JKA Diploma


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