Karate & brunch in the park, 3 August 2019

Karate & brunch in the park, 3 August 2019

White House Bakery. Image: Google Maps As a change, we will meet in Greenwich Park for an end of term class in the outdoors (weather permitting). Uniforms are optional: you may wear what you like. We'll be training on the grass, so wear appropriate footwear for this. We'll meet outside the front of the White … Continue reading Karate & brunch in the park, 3 August 2019

Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 13 July 2019

Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 13 July 2019

For the third year in a row we gave a karate demonstration at the Greenwich Millennium Village Summer Fayre. It involved a run through of team kata, Heian Shodan, Heian Sandan and Bassai Dai. We then did a bit of partner kumite, followed by punching and kicking the strike shield. And we gave out flyers … Continue reading Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 13 July 2019

Beginners course, September 2019

Beginners course, September 2019

New to karate and want to start? Are you an adult or a child 6 years or older? Come and do our 10 week course starting 7 September in Greenwich and 11 September in Charlton and get your first belt! The first belt is orange. In our experience, adults pick it up quicker than children, … Continue reading Beginners course, September 2019

Autumn term 2019

Autumn term 2019

Autumn term 2019 will be as follows: Greenwich 9.15am Saturdays: 7 September - 14 December 2019Charlton 6.30pm Wednesdays: 11 September - 18 December 2019 (don't forget the new times!) The Greenwich and Charlton terms are both 15 weeks. The price will remain as £7 per person per class pay as you go. If you attend … Continue reading Autumn term 2019

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 15 June 2019

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 15 June 2019

We were delighted to host Sensei John Parnell, 6th Dan, again as our guest instructor. This is the third time he has visited us. He took our regular all grades class followed by a senior class. The classes focused on developing speed. Karate is dynamic but when we learn something for the first time we … Continue reading Training with Sensei John Parnell, 15 June 2019