We are happy to announce that we have 3 new black belts who attained the required level at the JKA International Course at The K2 Crawley, Elle 11 years achieved Shodan, Mcvin 2nd Dan & Claire 2nd Dan. congratulations.
East London JKA Karate Club
Well done to all of the team that took part in the Legends competition in Bracknell Saturday 26 March
Blake: 🥈 Juniors Kumite
Lily: 🥈Ladies Team Kumite
Salmaan mens : 🥇Kumite Nasir 🥈Kumite Mens
Denisa: 🥉 Girls Kumite
Claire: 🥈 Kata🥉 Kumite 🥈 Team Kumite
Gina:🥉Kata 🥈Kumite 🥈 Team Kumite
Neha & Denisa competing for 3rd place individual Kumite.
Lilly on the left in mixed Kata competition
Blake on his way to 2nd place kumite
Please take note of the following dates
The club will be Closed for short period directly after the Grading event 2nd April at all of its training locations. Our first lesson back will be Monday 11th April @ Given Wilson Institute
Monday 18th (Bank Holiday Monday) please contact sensei if you wish to train otherwise the lesson will be cancelled from the booking site.
April 30th JKA K2 International Course all students are welcome to attend. please note both locations will be closed on Saturday April 30th
We are open at all locations
Please note there will be no Lessons on Saturday 29 Jan as Sensei will be at the JKA England AGM in Nottingham.
Please update you calendar’s for this year’s Grading dates below
2nd April 2022 from 9 45 AM until 4 pm
16th July 2022 from 9 45 AM until 4 pm
11th December 2022 from 9 45 – 3:30 pm
Finally 1st Kyu thinking of grading this year I would advised you to look at the JKA calendar to work when you think you will be ready to Grade. Set your goals!!!
When Sun, 27 February, 11:00 – 17:00
JKAE National Course and Dan Grading – Guildford Spectrum
Where : Guildford Spectrum, Parkway, Guildford GU1 1UP, UK
Description : 11am-1pm Training, 2pm-5pm Dan Grading
Well done to all student that took part In the grading event yesterday, with special congratulation and well done to Salmaan, for attaining a double grade.
Autumn Grading event Castle Green Leisure center, With JKA England Chief Instructor Sensei Otha.
Congratulations to our club participates and medallists at the 2021 JKA England Open Championships CompetitionOctober 31st, 2021
Well done and thank you to all club participates, parent and coaches that attended the JKA England Open Championships Competition at the K2 Crawley yesterday.
Congratulation to Salmaan, Blake and Denisa for medalling yesterday morning you are inspirations to all our club members. Special Well done to Lilly taking part in kumite for first time as a Brown belt.
Parents Guardians please updated your calendars with the following dates
Saturday 30 October JKAE Open Championships – K2 Crawley
JKA England 1 day National course and Dan grading Saturday 4th December –K2 Crawley
Updated Club Grading 11th December with JKA England Chief instructor Sensei Otha 7th Dan, Castle Green Leisure Center , Gale Street, RM9 4UN