Upcoming events

Seminar in Lippstadt, Germany

Kata Bunkai Seminar mit Iain Abernethy 6,. DAN Karate

3.-4-September 2016


Turnhalle der Grundschule Hörste, Heinrich-Droste-Straße 1, D-59558, Lippstadt


Samstag 10.00 – 12.00 Uhr und 13.00 – 17.00 Uhr

Sonntag 10.00 - 12.00 Uhr


KATA BUNKAI, My Approach


55,-- € ( 50,-- *)   beide Tage                        (* Frühbucherrabatt)

35,-- € ( 30,-- *)   nur Samstag

25,-- € ( 20,-- *)   nur Sonntag


DJK-Gymnastikgruppe Hoerste

Sat, 2016-09-03 10:00
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Seminar in Lohja, Finland

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Tennari, Rantapuisto 45, 08100 LOHJA, FINLAND


Sat, 2016-09-10 10:00
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Seminar in Franklin, North Carolina, USA

From September 16th to 18th I will be teaching in North Carolina! Training on Friday will be from 6pm to 8pm. Saturday will run from 9am to 5pm. Sunday will be 9am to 1pm. All sessions will be held in East Franklin Elementary School, 100 Watuaga Street, Franklin, NC 28734. The cost will be just $135 for all three sessions! (NOTE: additional $50 late fee for all bookings after July 1st). For further details and to register your interest please email abelwellness@gmail.com or mail a check to Abel Wellness, 110 Macon Center Drive, Franklin, NC 28734.

Fri, 2016-09-16 18:00
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Seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland!

On Sunday 25th of September 2016 I will be teaching a seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland! The seminar will run from 1pm to 5pm and will cover Close-range applications and drills for Naihanchi / Tekki Shodan; including tactics and methods for dealing with multiple enemies. The location will be Blairgowrie Community Campus, Elm Drive, Blairgowrie, PH10 6UZ.

Sun, 2016-09-25 13:00
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Seminar in Swansea

On Sunday the 9th of October 2016 I will be teaching a open seminar on kata bunkai / practical karate in Swansea! The seminar will run from 11am to 3pm and will cost just £25 per person. The location of the seminar is Ystradgynlais Sports Centre, Glanrhyd, Ystradgynlais, Swansea, SA9 1AP. For details of how to book your place please contact Wayne Jones on 07837071555 or koketsukarate@aol.com You can also write to the host via Iain Abernethy Seminar, c/o Wayne Jones, 9 St Johns Road, Clydach, Swansea, SA6 5EY

Sun, 2016-10-09 11:00
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Seminar in Seattle, USA

Follow this link for full details and to book your place: https://www.fightingchanceseattle.com/2016-iain-abernethy-seminar-seattle-wa/

Please purchase your ticket as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please feel free to email Fighting Chance Seattle: dojo@fightingchanceseattle.com

Ticket price includes the following:

Fri, 2016-11-04 16:30
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Seminar in Chesterfield!

On the 13th of November 2016 I will be returning to Unit 1 in Chesterfield! The theme will be the old-school karate and practical self-defence found in the kata Seipai! Irrespective of whether you practise the kata or not, you will enjoy exploring the methods in this fascinating kata! We will also look at the common karate principles found in the kata and the Pinan / Heian series (despite them having no historical link). The seminar will run from 11:30am to 3:30pm and will be held at Unit1 Martial Arts, Unit1, Brimington Rd, Chesterfield, S41 7UW.

Sun, 2016-11-13 11:30
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Seminar in Swindon

On Sunday the 20th of November I will once again be teaching in Swindon! These seminars are always well attended and places are limited so please act quickly to secure your place. This seminar will cover bunkai and drills for both Gankaku (Chinto) and Seienchin. Prior knowledge of the kata is not necessary. Participants will receive instruction in the gripping, locking, clinching, choking, takedowns, limb-control and close-range strikes of both kata. The seminar will run from 12:00pm to 4:00pm and will be held at St Joseph’s Catholic College, Ocotal Way, Swindon, SN3 3LR.

Sun, 2016-11-20 12:00
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Seminar in Augsburg, Germany

Karate Seminar in Augsburg with Iain Abernethy 6.Dan


Host: Karate Dojo Zanshin Augsburg e.V., http://www.zanshin-augsburg.de

Location: Hall of Reischlesche Wirtschaftsschule, Alter Postweg 86a, 86159 Augsburg

Location plan:  http://www.rws-augsburg.de/schulinfo/lageplan/

Sat, 2016-11-26 12:30
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