October Student of the Month
Village Gym Bury
Ken Shu Dojo Whitefield
Little Warriors - Evie Chambers
Super Samurai - Leah Royle
Cadet - Dylan Kenyon
Senior Cadet - Olivia Holden
Senior Gareth Hardy
Well done to those members who Graded
Some of our amazing #Little_warriors_of_whitefield were promoted this eve awesome guys well done to
Red Stripe Jake Burden
Orange Stripe Nathan Rose
Green Stripe Jake Nabb
Blue Stripe - Jude McIntyre and Elisha Harris
Our Guys as part of the WKC England team
Sensei Daz , Brad & James all awarded WKC Judges and Referee awards in Kata & Traditional Karate Kumite
Day 2 of the WKC_World_Championship another day that did not disappoint , the whole #Ken_Shu_Dojo_Karate_Squad came to support there Seniors / Senseis who did not disappoint .. some of the hardest categories ive seen in the adults for some time .
Sensei Brad was 1st up , pressure was on when i say 1st i mean 1st up whole comp .... a stunning performance of the Kata Anan saw him Medal with a well deserved Silver just missing gold by .1 ( point one ) winner was last years World Champion no shame in that , Sensei Mand was in two sections and meddled Silver and Gold in both saving her best performance of Sienchin for the gold ( could of been two golds but i know she always wanted a silver , well you have one now Mand !! ) .
Sensei James was made to Wait a while and was last up of the Ksd Seniors just Like Sensei Brad another Stunning performance of Nipaipo , Sensei James just missed top honours also with another .1 of Gold and again the winner was the last years world champion , fab day ... thnaks to all who came to support us all weekend guys we really do have an awesome little Karate club
Sensei James Kata Silver
Sensei Brad Kata Silver
Sensei Mand Siver kata , gold Vets Kata
Medal count for whole weekend
2 Bronze ( one in team )
amazing weekend with the Squad and extended WKC Family , Osu
WKC World Championships day 1
back in Jan 11 Members qualified for the end of year World Championships as part of the Nationals , they Qualified to Represent WKC Team England a huge honour
Today was Day 1 more tomorrow
Day began with the usual nerves , onto the Opening Ceremony that brought the hairs on the neck to attention and a lump in the throat , i was so proud to see the KSD Karate Whitefield guys walking in as part of the England team .
after an awards ceremony for well deserving WKC members was awesome being part of that and seeing an 8th Dan awarded was special .
the comp itself saw Sensei Daz on the Kata Judging , Sensei James n Brad running Traditional Karate Kumite as Referees , Guys amazing job showing the strength indepth and experience we have to be asked .
i am so Proud of the Guys who trained so hard prior that hard work really did pay off were pleased to announce
4 Gold Medals - Kumite - Katie Royle , Celeste Mcintyre , Kata - Jack Symons , Jessica Clarke
2 Silver Medals - Kumite - Olivia Holden , Kata - Bethany Castle
2 Bronze Medals - Kata - Dylan Kenyon , Team Pairs Kata - Katie Royle & Darcie Griffiths
Awesome guys , thanks to all the parents and well wishers for an amazing day , back tomorrow for the Seniors another sleepless night .
Well done to those whio graded
Little Warrior Red Stripe Joshua Kay
9th kyu red belt Liam Burden ,
8th kyu yellow belt Sebastian Gornisiewicz ,
7th kyu Orange belt Daniel Adams , Hannah Coinchon ,
6th kyu green belt Nathan Fryer , Seamus Ratchford ,
5th kyu blue belt Ava Coletrup ,
3rd kyu Ava Harrison & Logan Harrison
Next weekend we have 10 members representing the WKC Team England at there World Championship today was the last Squad specific session , after 5 hard weeks training towards there goals , Sensei Daz is also in the Pic Sensei has again been asked to Judge on the day ( Sadly a bad thing for his guys as he is harsh ) , good luck to all Members , remember Respect , be humble try your best leave nothing to chance !
Well done to those who Graded
What a fantastic mornings #ken_shu_dojo_karate1st up was the #village_gum_bury_karate_class and 7 members taking the red belts , huge well done to
3 of the member were aged 6 and under all performed telly well that’s to Minar & Aayan for the assists n Charlie for the kata demo , well done to Gracie on her outstanding performance of the class award and Noah on his .
Red Stripe - Mason Kay , Zara Mahmood , Thea Coletrup