Training schedule changes ~ May / June 2018

Due to school exams at Nunnery Wood Sixth Form College there are forthcoming changes to our normal Thursday class schedules.

Thursday classes will take place at our other dojo St. Martin’s Church Hall on the following dates.

Dates ~

May 17th, 24th and 31st
June 7th and 14th

Please note that there are temporary changes to our usual class times on the above dates ~

Times ~

7:15pm ~ 8:15pm » Beginners and intermediates (to 6th Kyu ~ green belt)
8:15pm ~ 9:15pm » Seniors (5th Kyu ~ purple belt and above)

Thursday classes at Nunnery Wood Sports Centre resume on 21st June 2018 at the normal times shown on the Classes page.

We apologise for any inconvenience to our students.

Ossu,

 

 

Grading success at West Midlands Shotokan Karate Academy

On Saturday 17th March 2018 West Midlands Karate Academy held a grading with Sensei Ron Bellwood 7th Dan IJKA.
A grading training course kicked off the day with Steve Cameron 4th Dan IJKA taking the students through Kihon routines.
Kata practice was then taken by Ron Bellwood 7th Dan IJKA, Steve Cameron 4th Dan IJKA and Kevin Bellwood 3rd Dan IJKA.

Three Worcester IJKA students successfully graded.
The club congratulates Billy (4th Kyu) and Francis and Kirsty who double graded (9th Kyu). 
 The club looks forward to their further progress.
Ossu,

 

 

 

 

About Our Club

Worcester Shotokan Karate Club (WSKC) located in Worcester (UK) is run on a ‘non profit’ basis. Affiliated to the International Japan Karate-Do Association (IJKA) we are dedicated to teaching the Japanese martial art of Shotokan karate.
All abilities, aged 12 and above, are welcome to join whether you are a beginner or a karateka returning after a break.
All classes are conducted in a safe and friendly environment by Sensei Steve Cameron, 4th Dan, IJKA, who holds DBS enhanced disclosure.

Classes are held every Monday and Thursday at the following venues and times:

Monday Thursday
Saint Martin’s Church Hall
Victoria Avenue (one way only)
Worcester
WR5 1EE
Nunnery Wood Sports Complex
Spetchley Road
Worcester
WR5 2NL

To download maps and directions for the above venues, please click here.

Class Times

Class times are the same for both venues:

6:30pm ~ 7:30pm » Beginners and intermediates (to 6th Kyu ~ green belt)
7:30pm ~ 8:30pm » Seniors (5th Kyu ~ purple belt and above)

Any changes to our regular class schedules will always be communicated in advance in  ‘Recent Posts’ .
Note: Senior karateka may attend both sessions (at no extra cost) to benefit from extra training.
However, instruction in the first class will always be focused towards our beginners and intermediates.

More class Information

Please visit the Classes page.

More club information

Our FAQ page provides detailed club information.
However, if there is further information you require, why not visit our dojo. You will find an open and friendly welcome awaits.
You can also use our Contact Us page or email us by clicking here.

Merry Christmas

Worcester Shotokan Karate Club would like to wish all our students a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
See you all back in the dojo on Thursday January 4th 2018, where the journey will continue…..

Ossu,

Alsager Xmas course 2017

On 2nd December Alsager Karate Club hosted a free seminar at their honbu dojo.
Instruction in Kihon, Kumite and Kata was given by Sensei Keith Crighton, Billy Thomson and Peter Custance respectively, who are all IJKA 7th Dans.
Cameron Sensei attended along with 1st Kyus, Iben and Kevin who train at Worcester Shotokan Karate Club when they can.
Nijushiho was the choosen kata of the day.
Great instruction followed by a great evening out at a local hostelry.
A big thank you to Sensei Mark Watts of Alsager karate club for organising the event.
Oss.