2015 - November Pre-grading Course
Saturday 21 November 2015
Time to book for this event. Venue is Barking Abbey School and training will be led by sensei Ticky Donovan O.B.E (9th Dan) along with top Ishinryu Instructors. Note that this course is mandatory for those planning to grade at the next general grading on Sunday 6 December. All Ishinryu club instructors should also attend if possible.
Also see our Ishinryu Course group on Facebook.
2015 Open Summer Camp
Friday 19th June – Monday 22nd June 2015
The 40th Open Summer Camp ran over a long weekend starting Friday 19th June through to Monday 22nd June. A great turn-out from Ishinryu students as well as guests from other styles. Students from overseas were also well represented with a contingent from Ishinryu Australia led by sensei Bruce Hyland.
2016 Course Dates – Friday 24 June through Monday 27 June 2016.
You can book accommodation from July 2nd (call between 2.00 pm and 4.00 p.m). Make sure you mention the Karate course in order to get the special rate. VERY IMPORTANT that you book before September 1st to get the special discounted rate. Click on the link below for accommodation details.
For more information see the Summer Course website and join the Summer Camp Facebook Group to receive regular updates.
Regular Ishinryu Events
Each year Ishinryu clubs get the opportunity to train together at Ishinryu wide courses and events. Other styles are also welcome to attend providing they are English Karate Federation (EKF) members.
The UK annual timetable runs as follows:
- February or March – One day Pre-grading course for 5th Kyu and above
- June – Open Summer Camp at St Osyth (near Clacton) is a long weekend running from Friday through Monday.
- October – One Day course. All grades welcome for a day of intensive training
- November – One day Pre-grading course for 5th Kyu and above
General gradings are held in March, June and December each year. You must attend the Summer Camp for the June Grading.