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Seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland!

On Sunday 25th of September 2016 I will be teaching a seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland! The seminar will run from 1pm to 5pm and will cover Close-range applications and drills for Naihanchi / Tekki Shodan; including tactics and methods for dealing with multiple enemies. The location will be Blairgowrie Community Campus, Elm Drive, Blairgowrie, PH10 6UZ.

Date: 
Sun, 2016-09-25 13:00
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Seminar in Swansea

On Sunday the 9th of October 2016 I will be teaching a open seminar on kata bunkai / practical karate in Swansea! The seminar will run from 11am to 3pm and will cost just £25 per person. The location of the seminar is Ystradgynlais Sports Centre, Glanrhyd, Ystradgynlais, Swansea, SA9 1AP. For details of how to book your place please contact Wayne Jones on 07837071555 or koketsukarate@aol.com You can also write to the host via Iain Abernethy Seminar, c/o Wayne Jones, 9 St Johns Road, Clydach, Swansea, SA6 5EY

Date: 
Sun, 2016-10-09 11:00
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Seminar in Swindon

On Sunday the 20th of November I will once again be teaching in Swindon! These seminars are always well attended and places are limited so please act quickly to secure your place. This seminar will cover bunkai and drills for both Gankaku (Chinto) and Seienchin. Prior knowledge of the kata is not necessary. Participants will receive instruction in the gripping, locking, clinching, choking, takedowns, limb-control and close-range strikes of both kata. The seminar will run from 12:00pm to 4:00pm and will be held at St Joseph’s Catholic College, Ocotal Way, Swindon, SN3 3LR.

Date: 
Sun, 2016-11-20 12:00
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Seminar in Thornton, Lancashire

On Sunday the 18th of December 2016 I will be teaching an open seminar in Thornton, Lancashire! The seminar will look at the joint locking techniques and principles of the Heian / Pinan series to include locks, escapes from locks, flow drills and practise drills.It will be a good introduction to this under explored aspect of karate. Instructors will also find the techniques and drills will be very useful in bringing this side of karate to their students.

Date: 
Sun, 2016-12-18 11:00
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Seminar in Texas, USA

Save the date!

American Defensive Arts Academy is proud to be playing host to Iain Abernethy, 6th Dan BCA/WCA.

More details are to follow, please watch this space!

Schedule:

Friday 1/27/17: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Saturday 1/28/17: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Sunday 1/29/17: 9:30am - 2:30pm

Recommended Hotels:

La Quinta Inn and Suites
2131 I-20 Frontage Rd, Grand Prairie, TX 75052

Date: 
Fri, 2017-01-27 18:00
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Seminar in Ireland

On the 17th, 18th, and 19th of February 2017, I am teaching an open practical karate / kata bunkai in Castlebar , Co. Mayo, Ireland! There are only 25 places available to guests and hence you are advised to act quickly in order to get your place. Classes are from 7:00pm to 9:00pm on Friday, 10:00am to 12:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm on Saturday, and 10:00am to 12:00pm on Sunday.

Date: 
Fri, 2017-02-17 19:00
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Seminar in Bristol

Saturday the 25th of February 2017 sees me teaching in Bristol! This seminar will cover bunkai and partner drills relating to Pinan / Heian Yodan (including strikes to weak areas, chokes, locks, cranks, and more!). The seminar will run from 10am to 2pm and will be held in The Grange School, Tower Road North, Warmley, Bristol, BS30 8XQ. The cost is £30. A £10 non refundable deposit is required to secure your place and the balance is to be paid on the day. Rob Jones (host) will be able to give details on payment methods.

Date: 
Sat, 2017-02-25 10:00
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Seminar in Keighley, Yorkshire

On Saturday the 4th of March 2017 I will be teaching an open seminar in Keighley, Yorkshire! The seminar will cover practical applications and two-person drills for Pinan / Heian Godan and Passai / Bassai-Dai!

Details are still being finalised so please watch this space. To express your interest and to be sure you are among the first to know once the venue, etc has been finalised, please contact Oliver via 07969 590862 or via e-mail at info@soaringeaglekarate.co.uk

I look forward to seeing you there!

Date: 
Sat, 2017-03-04 11:00
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Seminar in Melbourne, Australia

SHINDO  KARATE ASSOCIATION presents Iain Abernethy Melbourne. Australia in March 2017
http://www.shindokarate.com.au/

Date: 
Fri, 2017-03-10 10:00
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