Competitions Articles

Competition Success

Well done to all those who took part last night in the Vale Karate Pop-up Competition. After the event, someone came up to me and said that though they had lost they were okay with it. That was a bit of a shock to me – because, though they had not received a prize, they […]

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Wantage Shotokan Karate Competition 2003

After months of organising, planning, cajoling, arm twisting and nagging, on Sunday the 14th of September, 2003 the first Wantage Shotokan Tournament was held. I was first to arrive on the morning (a new experience for me) and checked my watch several times to be sure I was there at the appointed hour and hang […]

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Wantage Club Competition 2005 Results

1) Junior Individual Kata, under 140cm, all grades. 1st Fredie Fowles (M) 2nd Alfie Huntley (M) 3rd Natasha Kevern (S) 2) Junior Individual Kata, above 140 cm, 4th kyu and below. 1st Kim Cross (W) 2nd Abigail Hefferan (W) 3rd Tom Yeates (S) 3) Junior Individual Kata, above 140 cm, 3rd kyu and above. 1st […]

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The 5th Legend Competition

On Sunday 5th March 2006 a number of club members and accompanying spectators attended the 5th Legend Traditional Karate Competition. The event was held at the Littledown Centre, Bournemouth and was hosted by the Federation British Shotokan Karate Union International (FBSKUI) headed by Sensei Gerry Breeze 6th Dan. The event is one of the largest […]

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Competition Success at the Swindon Open

Congratulations! Some of the younger members of the club recently took part at the Swindon open kata championship. Both Kim and Patrick received gold for their individual kata entries, Carrie received a silver for hers and Kim, Carrie and Holly received a bronze for their team kata Entry. Left to right: Carrie, Holly, Patrick and […]

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The 5th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition

The 5th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition was held on Sunday 7th October with just under 100 competitors entering 22 different categories for juniors, cadets and adults. The competition attracted entries from a number of like minded traditional associations that included TSKA, KUGB, JKAE and SSKA member clubs among others based in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, […]

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6th Wantage Karate Competition

The 6th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition was held on Sunday 12th October 2008 with over 120 entries for individual and team categories for juniors, cadets and adults. The competition attracted entries from a number of like minded traditional associations that included TSKA, KUGB, JKAE and SSKA member clubs based in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, […]

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Legend Open 2009

Members of club competed at the 9th legend competition held in Bracknell on Saturday 7th March 2009. It was a great turn out from the club with 15 members entering a large selection of junior, adult, individual and team categories. The objectives set prior to the start of the competition was for the club to […]

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The 7th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition

The 7th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition was held on Sunday 11th October 2009 with over 155 individual entries and over 20 team entries for juniors, cadets and adults in kata and kumite categories. The competition attracted entries from the like minded traditional associations as the TSKA, KUGB, JKAE and SSKA member clubs based in Oxfordshire, […]

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The 8th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition

The 8th Wantage Shotokan Kata and Kumite Competition was held on Sunday 10th October 2010 with over 210 individual entries and over 25 team entries for juniors, cadets and adults in kata and kumite categories. The competition attracted entries from the like minded traditional associations as the TSKA, KUGB, JKAE and SSKA member clubs based in Oxfordshire, […]

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