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Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 14 July 2018

Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 14 July 2018

Last year we gave a demonstration at the GMV summer fayre and this year we will be doing the same. Timings to be confirmed but we'd like as many Senshi Karate students to attend as possible so save the date. It will probably be two 10 minute demos. Maybe a bit of team kata from our medal … Continue reading Karate demo at GMV Summer Fayre, 14 July 2018

Fancy dress, 30 May 2018

Fancy dress, 30 May 2018

During half term at the 7pm class on Wednesday 30 May you may dress up as your favourite hero, whether that's Superman, Bruce Lee, Hermione Granger or Boudicca. The rules are: 1. Fancy dress is optional. You can just wear your karate gis: after all, our hero is Sensei Sherry and that's what he wears! … Continue reading Fancy dress, 30 May 2018

Shotorama training course, 29 September 2018

Shotorama training course, 29 September 2018

Many of you will remember Sensei John Parnell (6th Dan) and Sensei Neil Jerome (5th Dan) who have been guest instructors at Senshi Karate. These are just two of 9 instructors (including our very own Sensei Frank!) from six karate clubs who will be hosting a special training course in Guildford. Shotorama is a 6 … Continue reading Shotorama training course, 29 September 2018

Kids competition, 3 November 2018

Kids competition, 3 November 2018

In March 2018, five Senshi Karate students attended the Shotokan Tigers Kids competition hosted by our friends at Chelmsford Shotokan Karate Club. It's a competition aimed at 4-15-year-olds and is a good introduction for those new to competitions and a great chance to enhance competition skills. In March the Senshi Karate team came fourth which is an excellent result! … Continue reading Kids competition, 3 November 2018

Training with Sensei Cristina Finta, 13 June 2018

Training with Sensei Cristina Finta, 13 June 2018

Sensei Cristina Finta is teaching our regular Wednesday class in Charlton. This is the first time we've had a guest instructor at our Charlton dojo! Cristina is a 4th Dan and member of the KUGB England squad and has had an outstanding karate career, competing both nationally and internationally. She won 1st place for female individual … Continue reading Training with Sensei Cristina Finta, 13 June 2018

Training with Sensei Carl Howard, 15 September 2018

Training with Sensei Carl Howard, 15 September 2018

Sensei Carl Howard, 5th Dan, is coming back to our Greenwich dojo. This is another chance to train with a senior grade: Sensei Carl’s karate is sharp and he has an eye for detail. He is a qualified judge for competitions too! Again, this is included for those who pay Saturdays upfront and is our … Continue reading Training with Sensei Carl Howard, 15 September 2018

Spring course, 9-13 April 2018

Spring course, 9-13 April 2018

UPDATE: links to the bunkai videos now at the bottom of the page Five Senshi Karate students attended the spring course in Paignton, Devon. In all, there were 16.5 hours of training, plus bo classes, karate lecture and kata competition. This was the 34th year in Devon and again there was a minimum of 8th Dan … Continue reading Spring course, 9-13 April 2018