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Seminar in in Redruth, Cornwall!

On the 9th of July 2022, I will be teaching in Redruth, Cornwall! The seminar will run from 10am to 2pm and take place in Redruth School, Tolgus Vean, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 1TA. The cost is £40 per person and you can secure your place by contacting Robert James via insungkwan@googlemail.com The theme of the seminar will be old school grappling methods.

Date: 
Sat, 2022-07-09 10:00
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Iain Abernethy and Don Came Open Seminar (10th of July 22)

Iain Abernethy & Don Came Open Seminar

Join Iain Abernethy and Don Came as they explore kata and kata bunkai. You will learn the importance of correct anatomical structure and alignment for efficient and effective movement, as well as the principles used to unbalance and break that structure. We will also see “old school karate” throws and takedowns that you find in the various kata available from the different martial arts styles and schools.

There has already been a lot of interest in this seminar, and we anticipate that places will go quickly.

Date: 
Sun, 2022-07-10 11:00
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Seminar in Wokingham, Berkshire!

On Sunday the 24th of July 2022, I will be teaching an open seminar in Wokingham, Berkshire! The theme of this seminar will be ‘The Forgotten Throws of Karate’ and ‘The Forgotten Forgotten Throws of Karate’! In recent years, many karateka have readopted the nine throws shown by Gichin Funakoshi in his book Karate-Do: Kyohan. These throws are often referred to as “The Forgotten Throws of Karate”. However, there are MANY more karate throws found other books by Funakoshi, the Bubishi, the writings of Mabuni, Itoman, etc.

Date: 
Sun, 2022-07-24 11:00
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Seminar in Abingdon, Oxfordshire!

On Saturday the 23rd July, I will be teaching an open seminar in Abingdon, Oxfordshire! The theme for the session is utilising Naihanchi / Tekki in sparring! This will include a breakdown of the bunkai of the kata, and the various live drills needed to bring the kata to life. Also discussed will be how to structure and develop kata-based-sparring such that it remains fun, safe and productive.

Date: 
Sat, 2022-07-30 12:30
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Seminar in Frankfurt!

NEW DATE: 13th and 14th of August 2022

Resheduled from 31st October / 1st of November 2020 

Detials in German

REGISTRATION FORM: https://forms.gle/2wCVr4kbCnLyiQde8

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Date: 
Sat, 2022-08-13 11:00
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Seminar in Durham

On Saturday the 17th of September 2022, I will be teaching in Durham! The theme will be ground fighting for the karateka; specifically Iain’s ground fighting kata. The kata is a two-person drill that covers core holds, escapes, and ground fighting motions. Iain designed it for karateka who have no prior ground fighting experience, but who would like add the basics in a way that fits well within the karate way of doing things. The seminar will run from 11am - 3pm at Belmont Community School, Buckinghamshire Rd, Durham. DH1 2QP. The cost is £30 per person.

Date: 
Sat, 2022-09-17 11:00
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Seminar in Koln, Germany

Details in German

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Details in English

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Date: 
Sat, 2022-10-22 10:00
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Seminar in Swansea

On Saturday the 19th of November 2022 I will be teaching an open seminar on kata bunkai / practical karate in Swansea! The seminar will run from 11am to 3pm and will cost just £30 per person. The location of the seminar is Ystradgynlais Sports Centre, Glanrhyd, Ystradgynlais, Swansea, SA9 1AP.

Date: 
Sat, 2022-11-19 11:00
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Seminar in Oxford!

On Saturday the 10th of December 2022. I will be teaching in Kidlington! The seminar is open to all. The seminar will run from 11am to 2pm and the location is Oxford School of Martial Arts, 69 High St, Kidlington, Oxon, OX5 2DN. The cost is £40 per person. The theme is the applications of Bassai / Passai-Dai For futher details and to secure your places, please email Rob King via rob@schoolofmartialarts.com

Date: 
Sat, 2022-12-10 11:00
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