Upcoming events

Seminar in Chelmsford, Essex

On Sunday the 26th of October 2014 I will be teaching a seminar in Chelmsford! This seminar will cover the applications of Passai / Bassai-Dai and will include advanced drills which have not previously been taught in England. This yearly event always sells out so please don’t delay in securing your place. Tickets cost £30 per person (there is a £5 discount to all those who pay before the 1st of September). This seminar will take place in Chelmsford, Essex from 12 to 4pm. The venue is Newlands Spring Centre, Dickens Place, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4UU.

Date: 
Sun, 2014-10-26 12:00
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Seminar in Halle / Hilter, Germany

Jubiliäums-LG 30 Jahream 01. und 02 Nov. 2014 mit Iain Abernethy

Lehrgangsinhalte
Kata-Anwendung

Zeiten und Gruppen
Zur Vertiefung der Inhalte wird vom 9. Kyu bis Dan in einer Gruppe trainiert.
Sa: 10 – 18 Uhr mit Pausen
So: 10 – 14 Uhr mit Pausen

Lehrgangsgebühren
Beide Tage: / Ein Tag
Erwachsene 40 / 30 €
Kinder bis 14 Jahre 15 / 10 €

Date: 
Sat, 2014-11-01 10:00
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Seminar in Denmark

Vejle Shotokan Karate-Do and Hinnerup Karate in cooperation with SKIF Denmark invite you to an open seminar with Iain Abernethy the 15th and 16th of November 2014 in Vejle.

We have previously had the great pleasure of Iains great insight and knowledge of karate techniques. This years seminar will focus upon the kata Gojushiho Dai.

Besides the kata sessions, Iain will end the weekend with a session focusing upon locking and counter locking. Iain will share examples of multiple situations where locking and counter locking could be useful in combat.

Date: 
Sat, 2014-11-15 11:00
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Seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland

On Sunday 23rd November 2014 I will be teaching at seminar in Blairgowrie, Scotland! The seminar will run from 1pm to 5pm and will focus of pre-emption and reaction. This will include a look at the modern legalities and traditional ethics of striking first; as well as guidance on how to take control of a situation with the first move. Following on from that we will look at reaction which will make use of the body’s instinctive flinch response and how traditional kata (i.e. Kanku-Dai / Kushanku, Naihanchi / Tekki, Unsu, etc) teach us to capitalise on such innate actions.

Date: 
Sun, 2014-11-23 13:00
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Seminar in Stavanger, Norway

On the weekend of the 29th and 30th of November I will be teaching an open seminar in Stavanger, Norway! The seminar will cover the applications and drills from the Pinan / Heian Series and Naihanchi  / Tekki Shodan. The location is Stavanger Karateklubb, Banevigsgt. 5, Stavanger, Norway. It is possible to sleep in the dojo (free of charge) if people wish to do so. The cost for the weekend is 700NOK; which includes lunch on the Saturday. The seminar will run from 9:00 to 16:00 on Saturday (Lunch 12:00 – 13:00). Sunday will run from 10:00 to 14:00 (with a break half way).

Date: 
Sat, 2014-11-29 09:00
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Seminar in North Carolina, USA

From December 5th to 7th 2014 I will be teaching my first ever seminar 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!

Date: 
Fri, 2014-12-05 18:00
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Seminar in Clarksville, Tennessee, USA

From the 16th to the 18th of January 2015 I will be teaching my first ever seminar in Clarksville, Tennessee!

Friday, 16 JAN from 6:00 – 8:00 PM (CST)

Hilldale Church of Christ, 501 Highway 76, Clarksville TN, 37043.

# Historical development and background of kata.

Date: 
Fri, 2015-01-16 18:00
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Seminar in Cardiff

On Sunday 25th January 2015 I will be teaching an open seminar in Cardiff on the basic and advanced applications and drills of the Pinan / Heian Shodan, Nidan and Sandan! The seminar will run from 11am to 3pm and will be held at Cardiff Martial Arts Academy, Unit 4, Norbury Road, Fairwater, Cardiff, CF5 3AU. The cost is just £25 and cheques (made payable to Kyokai Shotokan Karate) should be sent to Reede Brown, 44 Insole Grove East, Llandaff, Cardiff, CF5 2HP.

Date: 
Sun, 2015-01-25 11:00
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Seminar in Folkestone, Kent

On Sunday the 1st of February 2015 I’ll be teaching an open course on kata bunkai / practical karate in Folkstone! The course will clover some of my favourite drills from a range of kata including Kushanku / Kanku-Dai, Seipai, Tekki / Naihanchi, Chinto / Gankaku, Wanshu / Enpi, Neiseishi / Nijushiho, etc. The course will be held in Pent Valley Leisure Centre, Tile Kiln Lane, Cheriton, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 4PB from midday to 4pm. The cost will be just £30 per person. NOTE: All places need booked in advance and there will be no on the door tickets.

Date: 
Sun, 2015-02-01 12:00
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