The SNSKC was established by Sensei Peter Heal, a member of the Karate Union of Great Britain for over 30 years. The dojo is at the ‘Peake Fitness Centre’ which is part of the Stoke-by-Nayland Country Club.
September 10th – KUGB Kumite Development Course with John Bruce 5th Dan (Nationals Grand Champion) for all ages, black & brown belts only, Abingdon, Oxon.
October 1st – Special Dan Course (Black belts only), Bath
October 2nd – KUGB Junior Kumite Development Course (10 to 16 yrs, 3rd Kyu +), Nottingham
October 15th – SNSKC Club grading with Andy Sherry, 9th Dan at Stoke by Nayland.
October 23rd – KUGB Black & Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading – Lichfield
November 5th – KUGB All grades Course and Kumite Development Course with Joe Rawcliffe 3rd Dan, World Kumite Champ, venue in South, TBC
November 19th – KUGB Masterclass with Sensei Frank Brennan, 8th Dan, All Grades – Chelmsford KC
December 3rd – KUGB Black & Brown Belt Course & Dan Grading – Egham
Jan 5th – Excerpt from lesson showing two defenses against a jab-cross attack. First is a single arm double block, the second is a two arm block.
April 24th – Congratulations to Amelia Lait (10 years) on achieving her 1st Dan at Prestatyn, Wales!
Amelia with Sensei Andy Sherry, 9th Dan after her grading
March 16th – Well done to all the members of SNSKC who took part in the Tiger’s Competition at Chelmsford SKC and especially our two kata teams who won medals!
March 12th – Congratulations to Lucy Watling (11 years) on achieving her 1st Dan at Abingdon!
Lucy with Sensei Andy Sherry, 9th Dan and Sensei Bob Rhodes, 8th Dan, after her grading
January 16th 2016 – Kata Master Class at Ipswich Higashi with KUGB England Kata Team
Louise Watling, Amelia Lait, Lucy Watling and Chris Harris (front row)
with World Kata Champions Stuart Amos, Hisham Saif and Jack Somers
December 7th – Congratulations to Louise Watling (12 years) on achieving her 1st Dan at Egham!
May 2nd – 2015 KUGB National Championships, Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham
March 21st – Congratulations to Sam Rundle (11 years) on achieving his 1st Dan at Abingdon!.
March 7th – Chelmsford Tigers Karate Competition.
Dec 12th – Parents join in with junior students for a fun training session!
Well done to Amy Howells, Jessica Print, Lucy Watling and Amy Harris who received special awards for their efforts and achievements in 2014
Nov 22nd – SNSKC compete at the Chelmsford Tigers Karate Competition
Well done to all our competitors at the U15 Tigers karate competition. Everyone did a great job and we look forward to the next one. Thanks to Richard and Jane Naylor-Jones on organising the event!
Team Kata – High Grades – 3rd Place – Lucy Watling, Amelia Lait, Tilly Mace
Team Kata – Lower Grades – 3rd Place – Amy Howells, Thomas Lilley, Georgina Lilley
Individual Kata – White, Orange and Red Belts – 3rd Place – Emily Rundle, 4th Place – Amy Howells
July 19th ’14- Amy Harris (11 years) grades to 1st Dan (Shodan) at Egham! Well done Amy!
Senseis Andy Sherry (9th Dan) and Bob Rhodes (8th Dan) congratulate Amy.
July 19th ’14- Chris Harris grades to 2nd Dan (Nidan) at Egham! Fantastic achievement Chris!
Senseis Andy Sherry (9th Dan) and Bob Rhodes (8th Dan) congratulate Chris.
Oct 5th ’13- Steve Grades to 3rd Dan (Sandan) KUGB at Bath.
Senseis Frank Brennan 7th Dan, Andy Sherry 9th Dan, and Bob Poynton 8th Dan with Steve
Alan, Sarah, Chris and Steve with Sensei Andy Sherry, 9th Dan
Sensei Peter Heal instructs students in Ethiopia at the Addis Ababa Shotokan Club and donates protective training equipment to the club.