Archives for May 2010

Instructors Course

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The Chikara Shotokan Karate Academy, who are based in Flintshire, North Wales, will shortly be running courses to assist in developing members in the area of instructing/coaching. If you are interested in taking part in this, please contact Stu Needham or Dennis Hanwright


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Flintshire’s Chikara Shotokan Karate Academy has been for some time an organisation which has had members fighting at World level. This has been under the close and expert instruction of coaches John Barker and Ian Smith. They have helped develop a team over the years which has been placed in many international events. Well…….. they are doing it again!!! Soon to be announced will... 

Special Course

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On Sunday 23rd May, 11.30 to 14.30 a Special Course will be held at Hawarden High School Sports Hall. It is to be under the instruction of Shihan Ian Smith (6th Dan). This is open for all Ages and Grades. Its focus will be Kata, Kumite and refereeing.