Karate National Squad of Great Britain put intensive and significant work – Enfield, 9.04.2017

TKFGB members are on the path of specialized training to achieve the 2017 European Championships goals. Therefore, on Apr 9th, 2017 we met in Enfield, North London, for common practice. What was our plan? We worked together with juniors and seniors on crafting kumite skills, the concept of swipes in particular, in different applications of timing. Was it accomplished? Yes, through the swipes basic practice and application of the above in kumite sparring. In addition, the juniors were practicing their kumite forms. So, we are on the right track to bring ourselves to a higher level as specified for competition day performance. TKFGB extends thanks you to all participants for their great effort. We hope to see you all again on 6-7th May 2017, at the seminar with Sensei Wlodzimierz Kwiecinski in...

TKFGB Squad training, Bourton-on-the-Water, 12.03.2017

Last Sunday the TKFGB Squad met again, this time in Bourton-on-the-Water (Gloucestershire). Led by Sensei Lukasz Radwanski, solid 3 hours of training were focused on kata (first part) and elements of kumite tactics (second part). We thoroughly enjoyed Sasoi and Kuzushi Waza (invitation and sweeping techniques) in...

TKFGB Squad training and 3rd Young Talents Tournament – Boston, 12.02.2017

Children’s training – photo courtesy of E.B. Wozniak About 70 people participated in the TKFGB National Squad training conducted by the World Champion, Sensei Łukasz Radwański, 4 Dan. Afterwards the 3rd Young Talents Tournament took place, where children had an opportunity to compete in kata and kumite. Great performance, congratulations to all competitors. Well done! Results of the competitions...

TKFGB National Squad Training, Boston, 08.01.2017

First TKFGB Squad Training in 2017 behind us. More than 20 seniors and 30 juniors trained on Sunday’s afternoon at Princess Royal Sports Arena in Boston. Well spent 3 hours for cardio, kata principles and kumite applications (and obviously fan). Great job everybody! (photos courtesy of: Patka Aparatka)...

TKFGB event calendar 2017:

  • 8th Jan   – National Squad training – Boston (TKFGB / TKAB) • 22th Jan – Interclub Kata Competition – Norwich (TSKUK) • 12th Feb – National Squad training – Peterborough (TKFGB/TKAP) 3rd Young Talents Cup – Kata/kumite competition for children – Peterborough (TKAP) • 15-19th Feb – International Traditional Karate Seminar Winter Gasshuku – Dojo Stara Wies (TKFP) • 12th Mar – National Squad training – (TKFGB / WTKA) • 18th Mar – UK National Championships (UKTKF/JKA) – TO BE CONFIRMED • 9th Apr – National Squad training – London (TKFGB / Nyuanshin TKC) • 6th – 8th May – Sensei Wlodzimierz Kwiecinski 8 Dan, seminar / Dan grading– Boston/Norwich (TKFGB) 7th May – National Squad training – Boston (TKFGB) • 10 – 11th June – National Squad training – Bournemouth (TKFGB / TKC ‘Okami’) 11th June – Southern Cup – Bournemouth (TKC ‘OKAMI’) • 9th July – TSKUK Open Junior/Cadet National Championships– Norwich (TSKUK) • 3rh – 7th Aug – TKFGB / TSKUK Summer Karate Camp –(TKFGB/TSKUK) – Dojo Stara Wies • 15-20th Aug – International Traditional Karate Seminar Summer Gasshuku – Dojo Stara Wies (TKFP/WTKF) • 10th Sept – National Squad training – Boston (TKFGB / TKAB) • 30th – 1st Oct – Master seminar – Boston (TKFGB)                 1st Oct – 4th Boston Cup – Boston (TKAB)   • 20 – 22nd Oct – European Championships – Lublin Poland (WTKF) – V Traditional Karate European Children’s Cup • 9th December – 4th Traditional Karate Santa Claus Cup Boston...

TKFGB – National Squad 2017

We are pleased to announce a list of TKAB members selected to the TKFGB National Squad:    Seniors: Pawel Kutermankiewicz – Boston Andrej Skarzynskij – Boston Kristine Rubina – Boston Rafal Labuda – Boston Zbigniew Kot – Boston Andrew Peisenieks – Boston Algimantas Baltkusaitis – Boston Kornelia Malczewska – Boston Natalia Szypulska – Boston Jakub Zimoch – Boston  Juniors: Adriana Peiseniece – Boston Ernest Skarzynskij – Boston Patryk Godzisz – Boston Karolina Mascijauskaite – Boston Zofia Labuda – Boston Nikodem Swiech – Boston Milana Rubina – Boston Alina Rubina – Boston Kiril Snikeris – Boston Matvejs Pekuskins – Boston Filip Majchrzak – Boston David Swiech – Boston Johno Hinds – Boston Ian Apiliado – Boston Deivid Marezha – Boston Ksenija Markelova – Boston Kamile Zubovaite – Boston Khim Stokes – Boston Nadia Kedra – Boston Oskar Kedra – Boston Angelo Apiliado – Boston Kuba Szraga – Boston Wiktor Bacia – Boston Marcel Matczak – Boston Mateusz Ostrowski – Boston Jakub Bandura –...