Top 5 Tips for Getting the Most From Seminars Attend! I’ve attended numerous seminars over the years, but I could have (and wish I had) attended more. Time, money and location can all play a factor in the decision not to go to a seminar, but where possible you should try your best to [...]
What a great ITF Union-England Squad training session at the weekend with over 40 members taking part. I would like to thank Master Chris Beanland, Master Ford, Mr Antony Tolleyand Mr Keith Raistrick for attending with their students. Additional thanks to Jay Pereira, Neil Clark, Katrina Todd, Niilante Ogunsola-Ribeiro, Steph Johnson & Simon Hands.
On Sat 24th we took a fresh new team of hopeful competitors to the EMAP Open Championships in Swindon. 350 competitors overall. Our Focus Squad was made up of 25 students from all of our schools and ages ranged from our newest and youngest member Issac Todd Ojukwu, 6 years old, (competed in the [...]
On the 2nd of July Focus put on the Focus Annual Competition. Almost 60 competitors competed for medals in Patterns, Sparring, Special Techniques and Destruction. More than a dozen of our Black Belts came down to officiate the competition and make sure that everything ran smoothly. rom across the 7 schools in the club (Surbiton, Peckham, Hinchley Wood, [...]