[ TRAINING ] Free online training with the EKF on the 19th of December

Dear all, Coming up on the 19th December will be two online sessions for all EKF members, free of charge. The first will take place at 10am and will be led by South West Head Kumite Coach Jerome Kumedzina, followed by South Region Kata Head Coach Nariman Jeddi at 11am. These sessions will take place via the online platform Zoom. To register please contact squadadmin@englishkaratefederation.com …

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[ TRAINING ] Kihon Ippon & Jiyu Ippon Kumite (組手): videos !

For those preparing to grade or those requiring a refresher in this new era of contactless karate, I wanted to remind you all that useful videos of Kumite in our syllabus (and from Kanazawa Sensei) can be found here ! Enjoy… Please note that the way these have been arranged is not the way they are taught at the CKA : so in doubt, consult …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] Amersham dojo re-opening on the 3rd of December !

We are please to let you know that following the latest guidance issued by the government, we will be reopening our Amersham dojo on the 3rd of December. Strict restrictions will continue to apply – in terms of physical distancing, number of students allowed in the class, etc. so please liaise with your instructor to avoid disappointment and ensure you understand the constraints. In addition …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF ALL DOJOS UNTIL THE 3RD OF DECEMBER

With immediate effect, all CKA dojos are now closed. Zoom classes will resume starting this evening and the next face-to-face training has been pencilled in post-lockdown, on the 3rd of December.  Please see below the latest news from the EKF.  Keep safe. Dear Members, As you will know Parliament have voted in favour of a one-month National Lockdown which means we must again close our …

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[ UPDATE / COVID ] Resuming Zoom training and latest news from the EKF

Following the government’s decision to move back into lockdown from Thursday the 5th of November onwards, it is our understanding that face-to-face training will need to be suspended until early December – at the earliest. Zoom classes will resume, starting on Thursday with Sensei Thornton.  Further information will follow as and when Sport England will update their guidelines. In the meantime, please find below the …

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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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