Tag: John Parnell

Training & grading, 2 March 2022

Training & grading, 2 March 2022

Save the date: 2 March 2022. We are delighted to be welcoming back Sensei John Parnell 6th Dan to run a training and grading for us.

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

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 14 July 2018

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 14 July 2018

We were delighted to host Sensei John Parnell, 6th Dan, again as our guest instructor. First up, Sensei John taught our regular all grades class. For the newbies, this was a chance to work on basic stances, punches and blocks and the funny moves in kihon kata. For our regulars and seniors this was a … Continue reading Training with Sensei John Parnell, 14 July 2018

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 10 March 2018

Training with Sensei John Parnell, 10 March 2018

We were delighted to host Sensei John Parnell, 6th Dan from Basingstoke Karate. He taught the regular all-grades class getting everyone to work through some set piece kihon (basics) attack and block sequences. He then got everyone to pair up for kumite (sparring) and we worked through the same sequences with our partners: practise first on your … Continue reading Training with Sensei John Parnell, 10 March 2018