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Practical Karate African Adventure 2016!

In August 2016 we will be running an exclusive 7 day practical karate training camp in Uganda, Africa! Along with the training and comradery, we will also be taking a trip to the top of the breath-taking Murchison Falls, a boat trip on the Nile, and game drives in order to see hippos, crocodiles, elephants, giraffes, antelopes and possibly even lions and leopards in their natural environment!

Just 14 places are available so you need to act quickly if you wish to be part of this amazing opportunity!

The itinerary is as follows:

Day 1 (Aug. 5) - Arrive and stay in Entebbe.

Day 2 (Aug. 6) - Travel to Masindi. The morning and evening will give the group the opportunity to relax, and there will be plenty of time for van-mates to converse on the drive up to Masindi (roughly 5 hours from Entebbe).

Day 3 (Aug. 7) - Full day of practical karate training

Day 4 (Aug. 8) - Full day of practical karate training

Day 5 (Aug. 9) - One-half day of training (morning), Travel to Murchison Falls (roughly 2 hours from Masindi), Visit the top of the falls.

Day 6 (Aug. 10) - Morning game drive, Afternoon Nile boat trip, Evening game drive

Day 7 (Aug. 11) - Morning game drive, Travel to Entebbe to depart. Plane departure times need to be late in the day (post 8pm). It should take around 7-8 hours from Murchison to Entebbe, but travel can sometimes be an adventure in a developing country, so you want to budget in plenty of extra time.

While we are in Masindi (Days 2-4), we will be staying at either the Hotel Victory ( or the Kabalega Resort (

Our main base in Murchison (Days 5 and 6) will be the Red Chilli Hideaway You can find out more via this link:

This will be an amazing experience with the lucky 14 receiving an exclusive “Ugandan Tour T-shirt” and certification.

Eric Parsons and I are the organisers. Eric Parsons will be the main point of contact for those in the USA & Canada. I will be the main point of contact for others.

The cost will be $950 (US) for those in the USA / Canada (payable via Eric Parsons) and £700 for those elsewhere (payable via Iain Abernethy). The cost covers all room expenses (plus breakfasts), in-country travel expenses, park entrance fees, in-country activity costs (Nile boat ride, etc.), and training costs but does not include air travel to Uganda, visa and vaccination costs, and non-breakfast meals (and drinks). It is also based on double occupancy rooms. Single rooms and full board can be had for additional fees.

Interested parties should contact either Eric or Iain ASAP.

Eric Parsons:

Iain Abernethy:

IMPORTANT : Paying the fee secures your place and is not refundable under any circumstances.

ALSO IMPORTANT : Do not book flights until your place has been confirmed by Eric or Iain and full payment has been made.