News Update 18th October

Training Focus

This weeks focus is Curriculum practice, getting ready for earning that promotion next week. Get on down here and grab your tags.

Outdoor Self Defence

Friday 21st October. Meet at the Dojo, ready to leave at 18:30 to head to the venue. We will be training behind Garth’s Gym on Haydn Rd.

Clan Wars

Currently is Sensei Hezie’s Reds that are in the lead, followed by Sensei Wayne’s Yellows and Sensei Matt’s Blues.

Remember that the team that has the most points by the end of the month will have a private party thrown in their honour at the Dojo.


The pile of prizes is slowly mounting up but the easiest way to earn more Yen is still to bring in more.

The Auction is on Wednesday 26th October and will start at 17:30. Class will start at 17:00 as usual and at half past we will start the bidding. The Auction will go on until the bidding stops so be prepared.

Halloween Party

The parties will be during the usual class times.

16:30 to 17:00 for Little Dragons.

17:00 to 18:00 for Juniors and Cadets.

This year’s Halloween Party has a costume theme of Zombie Ninja Vs. Vampire Samurai. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes and there will fun a-plenty for all.

“We do not rise to the level of our expectations. We fall to the level of our training”


Sensei Matt Thurman, Shudokan Black Belt Academy – Aikido Nottingham