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EGKA Spring Gasshuku 2023

London, 10 – 12 March 2023

Please note that this gasshuku is hosted over two venues. The second Venue is for the Junior Gasshuku ONLY. Adults and Juniors are training together on Friday evening but then the Juniors move to Venue 2 for Saturday training. IOGKF members only!

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Venue 1:
Streatham and Clapham High School, 42 Abbotswood Road, London,
SW16 1AW.

March 10th Blackbelts (adults and juniors) 19:00 – 21:00
March 11th Adults / Cadets – All Grades 12:00 – 16:00
March 12th Adults / Cadets – All Grades 10:00 – 14:00
Adults: Friday: £20 Saturday: £35 Sunday: £35 Two Days: £55 All days: £65
Cadets: Friday: £10 Saturday: £15 Sunday: £15 Two Days: £25 All days: £30

Venue 2 (Juniors/Saturday only):
Tooting Dojo, Unit 1/2, Bay One, Bizspace, 8 Lombard Road, Wimbledon, SW19 3TZ.
March 11th Juniors – All Grades 10:00 – 11:30
Price: £10 

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EGKA Spring Gasshuku 2022

25 – 27 March, Balham London

The Spring Gasshuku is coming up at the end of March, if you have any questions please contact Sensei Linda Marchant.

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Seiyunchin Kata Seminar

Sensei Tetsuji Nakamura and Sensei Linda Marchant

Sunday 27th February, 10:00am – 12:00pm Toronto Canada time

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Sensei Linda Marchant & Sensei Nigel Thomas at Hanwell Dojo

Sunday 14th November 2021, 11am-3pm

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EGKA London Summer Gasshuku 2021

The London region summer gasshuku takes place in two weeks time (20-22nd Aug) in Chessington.

Please register as soon as possible with me plus payment or via the EGKA registration tool and PayPal or cash on the day.

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EGKA Spring Gasshuku 2021

The EGKA Spring Gasshuku will be held online on Saturday March 20th for all ages and grades, with an additional Friday night session (for black belts only). This will be a Zoom event. All IOGKF members are welcome.

Along with a selection of our own senior instructors, we are pleased to announce that we will have Sensei Jorge Monteiro (Chief Instructor to Portugal) teaching on Saturday.

If you wish to participate in the event, please email the following details to
Name, grade, dojo, age group (junior, cadet or adult) and the email address you wish the zoom link to be forwarded to.

Times (All times are in GMT):
Friday 19th March 18:30 -20:30 all black belts with Sensei Ernie Molyneux
Saturday 20th March 11:00 – 14:00 All grades adults/ cadets
Saturday 20th March 10:00 – 12:00 juniors

Juniors £10 GBP
Kyu grades £15 GBP
Black belts £25 GBP for both sessions or £20 GBP for one session.

Closing date for registration is March 12th

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EGKA Winter Gasshuku Online 2020

5th December 2020 from 12:00 UTC-16:30 UTC

The teaching will be conducted by Sensei Ernie, assisted by the EGKA’s senior instructors. Training is £10 per person.

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Sensei Bakkies Gasshuku – Wirral 20/22 September 2019

Sensei Ernie is looking forward to greeting you at the EGKA training course with this rare opportunity to train with Sensei Bakkies, IOGKF 9th Dan, one of the leading IOGKF Goju-Ryu Instructors.
This great weekend of training begins Friday 20th September until Sunday 22nd September 2019.

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2018 IOGKF European Gasshuku in London

London will host the 32nd IOGKF European Gasshuku.
Sensei Ernie Molyneux, Chief Instructor of the English Goju-Ryu Karate Association, invites all IOGKF students to come along and experience our capital city, our culture – and of course train with the best teachers in the world.

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