Karate-do Shotokai Newshttp://www.karatedoshotokai.com/[Newcastle] New dates for Newcastle KDS all grades course!http://www.karatedoshotokai.com/viewNewsArticle.php?article=423 Newcastle KDS are pleased to announce that the all grades weekend course will now be taking place 22nd - 24th June. 

[London] Thirty Years in Londonhttp://www.karatedoshotokai.com/viewNewsArticle.php?article=421The London club is celebrating it's thirtieth anniversary since being founded by a collection of ex-Durham black belts in 1988. To celebrate this milestone the club is holding an afternoon of practice on the 2nd June followed by an evening celebration at a often frequented pub in the club's history - The Victoria.

All are welcome to join to either the evening social or the practice, especially those who have trained with the club in the past.

Full course details are available within the course calendar:


[London] Club grading resultshttp://www.karatedoshotokai.com/viewNewsArticle.php?article=419 Congratulations to both all those within the London club who were considered for grading last week. We are happy to announce the following new grades within the club:

Sophia Georgieva 6th kyu
Manuel Romero
6th kyu
Graeme Willis
2nd kyu


[London] Beginners course start again soonhttp://www.karatedoshotokai.com/viewNewsArticle.php?article=417 In the coming year the London KDS club will once again be running a series of beginners' courses. Any intereseted are able to come along and practice the traditional Japanese art of karate. Learn self-defence, get fit, and enjoy yourself. Big muscles are NOT necessary. Karate is suitable for ANY build/size/fitness level, so give it try.

The next course will start on Tuesday 13th January. If you're interested, head on over to the course page and register your interest:


The first session is always free, so you have nothing to lose!