Seminar with Sensei Dave Hazard – 7th Dan, former England Squad Kata Coach (2000-2006). Chief Instructor of the prestigious Academy of Shotokan Karate.
Slight change of schedule this year with the Spring seminar moved to the May Bank Holiday weekend. Continue reading
The Irish Branch of the IMAF-Europe sent a youths team to Emden, Germany on the weekend of the 6th and 7th of December to take part in the Tokon Cup, hosted by the Osaka Dojo, Emden.
The Tokon Cup is an annual event for under 16’s hosted by the Osaka Dojo in Emden, and sponsored by local business groups who believe that the Martial Arts training provides young people with important life skills such as self confidence and self discipline. Continue reading
JKA Ireland European Championships will take place in Ireland in 2016. The date has been set to 2nd April 2016 in Mardyke Sports Centre Cork. 30 Countries are expected to take part in the tournament. More information to follow.
Karate is a martial art executed for the most part in an upright stance. It originated on the Japanese island of Okinawa, part of the Ryukyu Islands chain, as a mixture of local Okinawan and Chinese fighting styles. Continue reading
Junior Lefevre will be attending a Spring Camp in Dublin next February. The Spring Camp WKF World and European Champion will take place on Saturday & Sunday 22nd & 23rd February 2015 in Clondalkin Leisure Centre, Dublin. This spring camp is open to all regardless of association. Continue reading
Sensei Don Came 7th Dan Chief Instructor of Kissaki Kai UK returns to Ireland, for a series of Seminars from the 12th to the 14th December 2014
Seven members of White Tiger Martial Arts travelling to Okinawa, Japan for the Memorial Seminar & Demonstration for Soke Takayoshi Nagamine, Hanshi-sei from the 31st of October to the 2nd of November. With almost 200 international participants from five continents, along with representatives from Okinawa and mainland Japan, this was a wonderful opportunity to meet with fellow Karate-ka from across the globe as they gathered together to mark the 3rd anniversary of the passing of Soke Nagamine. Continue reading
The 24th North Vs South Karate Open will take place at the Royal Belfast Academical Institution in Belfast on Saturday 14th February 2015. The Karate Championships for Children, Cadets, Juniors & Seniors is organised by Northern Ireland Karate-do Wado-Kai.
On November 1st & 2nd Fermoy Karate Club hosted the IJKA Autumn Training Seminar and we are delighted to report that it was an outstanding success. The two day event which was presented by IJKA world chief instructor Kato Shihan, 9th Dan, & Milena Galabova Sensei attracted students and senseis from all our the country. Continue reading
JKA IRELAND international open Championships will take place on 1st March 2015 at Mardyke Sports Centre Cork.
All countries welcome
ASK Eglinton is organising a course with Matt Price on Tuesday 9th December 2014 in Eglinton Community Hall. Continue reading
The Academy of Shotokan Karate is organising the 8th ASK Grading and Open Course on 22nd and 23rd November 2014 in Eglinton Community Hall, Main Street Eglinton Continue reading