[ UPDATE / COVID ] Latest news from Sport England

To ensure that the CKA operates within the official government guidelines, our Chief Instructor has directly contacted Sport England (the government body responsible for all sport in the England) to ensure the advice we are following from the English Karate Federation is compliant with current Covid19 regulations – here is their response:-   Dear David, Thank you for your email. Currently, the government advises that …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] Latest news from the EKF

  To ensure its members train in the safest possible way, the CKA will always follow the guidelines as set by the EKF (English Karate Federation), aligned with the governance and instructions of Sport England. Please find below the latest communication from the EKF, with regards to training according to “local lock-downs” and the “three-tier” approach:-   COVID UPDATE Dear Chiltern Karate Association, As I …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] Further update about the EKF !

Good news for every karate-do student – we have received confirmation from Sport England and the EKF that the indoor rule of 6 does NOT apply to karate as long as we continue to follow the guidelines:- STOP PRESS The EKF has received confirmation from Sport England that the recent changes in relation to the rule of 6 DOES NOT APPLY TO KARATE training. However, …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] Message from the EKF following today’s announcements : business as usual (for now…)

  UPDATE Dear Members Following the government’s announcement regarding the ‘rule of six’ and the impact on sport we are aware there is considerable discussion and some confusion around the matter. EKF immediately contacted Sport England for clarity. They have advised that it is their belief the new rules apply to Indoor TEAM sport, and that individual sports, like karate, can continue as we were …

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[ FEATURE ] Training with Sensei Langley & Sensei Hotton (online, still)…

  “I want fluidity in my karate”, Rick Hotton Last week-end was supposed to be a week-end full of karate, with the usual quarterly CKA grading and the opportunity to train with Rick Hotton visiting the HDKI from the US… But unfortunately due to the current restrictions, grading had to be cancelled… But fortunately the HDKI decided to convert their seminar into an online event.! …

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[ UPDATE ] Chesham dojo reopening its doors on 1st of September !

  Hi All I am happy to let you know that the Chesham dojo will be reopening its doors tomorrow night, 1st September 2020 😀. There will be one unique 1-hour session, running from 8pm onwards. The usual fees will apply (exact money only please or multiples thereof as no change can be given). Please arrive ready in your gi and bring a pair of light …

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