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Black And Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading – 4th November 2012

By Editor | Dec 7, 2012

Congratulations to all those who achieved their Dan Grading’s.  Here is a list of those who  passed.   SHODAN Andrey Afonin Kevin O’Shea Jessica Arnold Marie-Pavle Pierson Devante Cameron Scott Pimley Kavisha Eliyadurage-Fernando Rithik Pyne Callum Ellis George Reed Lamis Hamdi Shreya Sheth Oliver Hood Nicholas Simpson Satyam Karia Daniil Slavin Jayoon Knight Li An…

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SKC Wellingborough Kyu Grading

By Editor | Dec 5, 2012

November 24th saw a swarm of karateka, young and… not quite so young packed into Weavers Sport Centre in Wellingborough for the final grading of the calendar year.  Eager to impress and show off their skills in front of a capacity crowd of iPad wielding family and friends they lined up for a pre-grading course…

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The 42nd Portsmouth Open Karate Tournament

By Editor | Nov 27, 2012

Early on this cold Saturday morning, nearly 40 competitors and their families made their way down to Portsmouth to give their very best for themselves and SKCE.  For some there were nerves, as it was their first competition outside SKCE, for others it was enjoying that familiar buzz of these events. We also had the…

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SKC England Instructors First Aid Course

By admin | Nov 18, 2012

“Informative, entertaining, humorous and exciting” are hardly the comments you would normally associate with a first aid course but that is precisely what those attending said on their evaluation forms. Saturday 14 April 2012, saw twenty four of SKCE’s senior instructors taking part in this Sports orientated first aid course given by React First Ltd,…

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SKCE Brown and Black belt Course

By admin | May 9, 2012

On the morning of Sunday 6th May, SKC England hosted a Black & Brown Belt Course at Ashmole, North London, followed by a grading. The students arrived in their droves and were eager to line up and impress their Instructors. 150 strong bowed in, many of whom would be grading after the training, so everyone…

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Isla Nugyen

SKCE’s latest member

By admin | May 5, 2012

Meet Isla Nugyen, SKC’s latest member. Duy Nugyen 4th Dan, wastes no time, and brings his new daughter to the dojo. Yet another SKC rising star.

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12th Legends Open, Bracknell March 2012

12th Legends Open, Bracknell March 2012

By admin | Mar 14, 2012

Saturday 10th March saw Sensei Graham take 22 SKCE members off to Bracknell for the 12th Legends Open. We had such an array of competitors, from 7 years old to …hmm… much older, first timers to seasoned competitors. However, all had one thing in common, a true desire to do their very best. The day…

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SKC England Kumite Course and Tournament

By admin | Mar 13, 2012

Our final event of the year, the All Grades Kumite Course and Tournament was held at the Hillingdon Sports Centre on Sunday 27th November 2011. Around 140 or so mixed grades had gathered to train and be instructed in the special requirements for competition kumite according to their respective grades. Training commenced with 3 separate…

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Kilburn Shotokan Karate Club – 30th Anniversary

By admin | Apr 13, 2011

Over 90 instructors, students and supporters joined Sensei Eric Pich in January to celebrate 30 years of Kilburn Shotokan Karate Club. The anniversary gathering in Muswell Hill, London was a chance to honour both the club’s successful history and Sensei Eric’s long career as senior instructor since founding the club three decades ago. Sensei Eric…

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