SEKU Championships 2019

SEKU Championships 2019

Gold, Silver, Bronze. These were just some of the prizes on offer at The Shotokan of England Karate Union 2019 annual championships on Saturday 6th April. After a short warm-up with Alan Lewis sensei the days proceedings duly got underway with team kata. It was...
SEKU Championships Results

SEKU Championships Results

6 April 2019 SEKU Annual Championships – Results Team Kumite 1st Newport KC 2nd Portsmouth KC Mens Individual Black Belt Kumite 1st Andy Shorky (Newport KC) 2nd Malcolm Jupp (Newport KC) 3rd Graham Rowley (Portsmouth KC)   Ladies...

Another Successful Kata Class

Yoi, Kata today TEKKI SHODAN” these were the words used by Brian Smith sensei for the beginning of the second hour session at the first SEKU Focus on Kata class on Sunday 3rd March 2019 The first class began with a quick practice of gyaka-zuki (reverse...
Black and Brown Belt Course

Black and Brown Belt Course

The second SEKU event of 2019 was a Black and Brown Belt Course at Priory School, Portsmouth on Sunday 10th February. Before the start of class Brian Smith sensei informed the class that SEKU Chief Instructor Mick Dewey sensei was unable to attend after his son Damon...
Great Start to Instructor Class 2019

Great Start to Instructor Class 2019

Sunday 13th January saw SEKU hold the first Instructor Class of 2019. The main objective for this course was to pass on techniques and advice to club instructors regarding Shodan examination expectations, and ultimately with a successful outcome. Alan Lewis sensei 6th...