Chief Instructor of Academy of Shotokan Karate. Former English Kata Squad Coach (2000 -2006). Author of “Born Fighter” and “Fundamental Karate”, and the excellent dvd series “Dave Hazard and Aidan Trimble: Applied Karate”.
Dundalk Karate returned yet again from a recent International Competition with an abundance of medals and experience, which was held in Ardee at the weekend. Many students had already proven earlier this year in Monaghan how much they have improved since joining the club, but
Dundalk Karate returned victorious from the Annual Ballybay Karate Club Competition with 9 medals and this was followed in quick succession by a successful grading for members.
DCU Karate Club is organising a Christmas Shotokan Karate Course in aid of the St Vincent de Paul Giving Tree Campaign on Saturday 14th December 2013 at DCU Karate Club, DCU Sports Centre.
We would like to draw the attention of Karate practitioners in Ireland to the “Pink Karate – Breast Cancer Awareness” campaign. The campaign was started four years ago by Sensei Seamus O’Dowd, and it has grown into a global event each October, with many clubs
University of Limerick Shotokan Karate Club is organing a Gasshuku on July 6-7th 2013. Training will be in the PESS building, building number 19 on the Campus map, between 10:00 and 15:00 and will feature two instructors: Sensei Seamus O’Dowd (5th Dan) and Sensei Ray Payne
WOMAA World Martial Games XIV will take place at the City West Hotel / Conference Center in Dublin on August 9th, 10th and 11th 2013. The competition is open to all styles, all ranks and all ages. There will be divisions of Weapons, Musical Weapons,
Below are details of Kato Shihan Summer Camp in Clonea Strand, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. All clubs and associations welcome.
Mullingar Kyokushinkai Karate Club Celebrates their 10 Years anniversary (2001 – 2011) on Saturday 22ND OCT 2011 with a fight night between Mullingar Fighters and Guest Fighters.
Karate-Do Wa-Do Kenshu-Kai International is organising its 3rd Meath Wado Kenshu-Kai Invitational Karate Championship and Display of Authentic Japanese Martial art Karate, Jujitu, Iai-Do & Aikido in Ashbourne Community Centre, Ashbourne, Navan, Co.Meath on 11 September 2011.
Sifu/Sensei Brian Whelan is organising the first Irish Budo International Martial Arts Seminar on Sunday 18th of September 2011. The event is a unique opportunity to train with some of the UK’s and Ireland’s top masters in five different disciplines (Wing Chun, Karate, Jujitsu, Aikido, and
After the success of last years IKAB Open National Karate Championships in 2010, with over 400 competitor taking part, the Irish Karate Advisory Board (IKAB) is organising the 2011 edition of the event.