Brown and Black Belt Course and Dan Grading- 3 December 2023

On Sunday 3 December 2023, SKC England hosted a Black & Brown Belt Course at Willesden, North West London, followed by a Black Belt grading. The students enjoyed the training led by Chairman and Chief Instructor Sensei Eric Pich and SKCE’s senior Instructors. Technical advice was given to students to aid them with their forthcoming…

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SKCE National Championships 2023 – Sunday 19th November

The 2023 SKC England National Championships took place at Willesden sports centre on 19th November.  This was our first championships since the Covid lockdown.  Since most of our students will have not had recent experience of competition (if any at all), the day started with a short course. Students were split by grade and were…

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SKCE Judges & Referees Course

This year’s Judges & Referees course took place on Sunday 17th September at Willesden Sports Centre. The course was led by our chief instructor, Sensei Eric Pich, and supported by Sensei Oluseye Jegede. Thank you to Sensei Oluseye, who has accepted the job of chief referee at the 2023 SKCE National Championships. The course was…

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SKCE Instructors Course

Sunday 11 June 2023, saw our first SKCE Instructors Course of 2023 led by Chief Instructor, Sensei Eric Pich at Willesden Sports Centre. We had 40 participants, including current Instructors, those aspiring to become Instructors for the future as well as several younger attendees who are being mentored as future Instructors, some of whom are…

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SKDUN Legends – Guildford 25th March 2023

SKCE took a small team of competitors to the 22nd Legends Open championships, a very friendly and well run competition which has moved from Bracknell to its new location in Guildford this year. The team was accompanied by Janita Tan & Andrew Christoforou as coaches. Many of the SKCE team were experiencing competition for the…

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Brown & Black Belt Course and Dan Grading- 4 December 2022

The course led by Chairman and Chief Instructor, Sensei Eric Pich, was well attended. Students displayed a good standard of karate during the course and grading.  To obtain their grade, students have to produce and show sufficient and appropriate skills for each of the disciplines, kihon, kata and kumite to the satisfaction of the panel…

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SKCE Referees and Judges Course

Sunday 18 September 2022 saw our first SKCE Referees and Judges Course of 2022 led by Chief Instructor, Sensei Eric Pich at Willesden Sports Centre. Participants were current SKCE Qualified Referees and Judges and those aspiring to become Referees and Judges. Every participant was provided with Referee and Judges books. The course began with Sensei…

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London and Regional Kyu Grading – 26th June 2022

Sunday 26th June 2022 saw our second coloured belt (Kyu) Karate grading of 2022 in the London region. The grading led by Chief Instructor and Chairman, Sensei Eric Pich was very well attended. A great turn out of new students grading and all examiners were generally very pleased with the high standards and spirit shown…

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SKCE Instructors Course

Sunday 20 June 2022, saw our first SKCE Instructors Course of 2022 led by Chief Instructor, Sensei Eric Pich at Willesden Sports Centre. Participants were current SKCE Instructors, those aspiring to become Instructors for the future as well as several younger attendees who are being mentored as future Instructors, some of whom are already assisting…

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Alperton SKC

Yet another SKC Dojo opening on 19 September 2022: Alperton SKC Alperton Community School Ealing Road Wembley Middlesex HA0 4PW Free parking on site Mondays: 6.30pm to 7.30pm Thursdays: 6.30pm to 7.30pm Contact Nehal Shah for more details on: Email: n.shah@skcengland.co.uk Mobile: 07913230822

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SKCE Brown & Black Belt Course & Dan Grading

Sunday, 15 May 2022 saw our first black and brown belt course and grading of the year.   It was a highly successful course and grading in all respects and Chief Instructor Sensei Eric Pich was pleased with the effort, commitment and standard shown by those who took part.  Commiserations to those who were not…

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SKCE @ Hendon Leisure Centre

New SKCE classes at: Hendon Leisure Centre Marble Drive,  Brent Cross,  London, NW2 1XQ Wednesdays: 6.30pm to 7.30pm Saturdays; 9.30am to 10.30am Contact; 07913230822, n.shah@skcengland.co.uk New class starting on 21 May 2022

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SKCE Brown & Black Belt Course & Dan Grading

Sunday, 5 December 2021 saw our final black and brown belt course and grading of the year.  Congratulations to the following people who secured new Dan grades today   Shodan: Mischa Nicolas Vinaya Shah Yasmin Rana Judit Kiss Denis Barna Eli Gilbert Lina Tayeb Shyla Williams Durkin Diya Senghani   Nidan: Kyroe Carrington McKenzie Romeo…

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SKCE Invitational Championships 2021 – POSTPONED

Sorry to disappoint those that were looking forward to this competition but SKCE has decided to postpone the SKCE Invitational Championships scheduled for 21 November 2021 until (a provisional date of) 13 February 2022. We will confirm the February date towards the end of this year and if it seems that date will not work…

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Sensei Gerry Grey. …Our Chairman.

We are deeply saddened to announce the death on Sunday 31st May 2020 of our chairman Gerry Grey.  Gerry has been chairman of SKCE since its foundation in 2010.  He brought with him to the role a wealth of experience and knowledge. SKCE flourished under his calm and measured guidance, benefited from his many wise…

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SKCE Black & Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading

Sunday, the 27th of June saw the very welcome return of our black and brown belt courses, followed up by a Dan grading for those hopeful Karateka looking to make the next step in their karate journey. The course served as a nice (and timely!) reminder of the standard expected by Sensei Eric, not just…

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Latest Update on SKCE Dan and Kyu Gradings

Following the latest government announcement that 21 June will be pushed back, please note the SKCE Dan grading will go ahead on Sunday, 27 June. The SKCE Kyu (colour belt) Grading scheduled for Sunday, 11 July will now take place during that week with your instructor at your usual SKCE club venue.

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