Black and brown belt course Sunday February 8th 2015
Over sixty members of the Shotokan of England Karate Union from the island and the mainland attended a black & brown belt training course and grading at Medina Leisure Centre Newport IOW on Sunday February 8th 2015. Nine members from the club attended. The course content was basic’s followed by a kicking drill with focus pads, Kata ENPI and ending with Jyu Ippon Sho Kumite (Semi-Free Kumite). The course is designed to make it clear as to what is expected for achieving Dan Grading.
These BL/BR course's are important for all brown belts because they need to attend three to be eligible to grade for their Dan grades.
Club members that attended
Mick Lambert Malc Jupp, Simon Day, Alan Green, Mike Stilgoe, Daniel Pegg, Rosie Wise-Mellor, Bethan Stafford-Bower and Jodie Rogers.
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