CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Upcoming events at our clubs or open to our members

While this calendar provides a summary of some of the key events available to our members, please note that there may be other opportunities to train or compete throughout the year. The calendar will be added to as more events are announced throughout the year. Click on an event title below to expand for more detail.

What is it?
Selections for the KUGB England Kata squad. Those selected will make up the 2018 Kata squad and must attend all squad training sessions in Liverpool, as well as squad, regional and national tournaments.

Where is it?
Red Triangle Karate Club, 54-61 Everton Road, Liverpool, L6.

What time?
Commences at 12 noon.

Who is this open to?
Brown and black belt KUGB members with an up-to-date KUGB licence, aged 13 and above.

How can I register?
Speak to Sensei Tim Griffiths if you would like to attend.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Selections for the KUGB England Kumite squad. Those selected will make up the 2018 Kumite squad and must attend all squad training sessions in Liverpool, as well as squad, regional and national tournaments.

Where is it?
Toxteth Firefit Hub, 115 Upper Warwick St, Toxteth, Liverpool, L8 8HD

What time?
Commences at 12 noon.

Who is this open to?
Brown and black belt KUGB members with an up-to-date KUGB licence, aged 13 and above.

How can I register?
Speak to Sensei Tim Griffiths if you would like to attend.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Free squad training for those selected.

Where is it?
Backwell Parish Hall, Station Road, Backwell, Bristol, BS48 3QW

What time?
8.30am - 9.45am

Who is this open to?
Those Bristol Karate Academy members that have been selected to attend and that have an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
N/A

Where can I find out more?
Details are emailed to those on the Performance & Development Squads. For more information speak to Sensei Tim Griffiths.

What is it?
Free squad training for those selected.

Where is it?
Backwell Parish Hall, Station Road, Backwell, Bristol, BS48 3QW

What time?
8.30am - 9.45am

Who is this open to?
Those Bristol Karate Academy members that have been selected to attend and that have an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
N/A

Where can I find out more?
Details are emailed to those on the Performance & Development Squads. For more information speak to Sensei Tim Griffiths.

What is it?
Free course, followed by dan grading for those going for shodan or nidan.

Where is it?
Abingdon

What time?
10.30 - 12.00: Training for Brown Belts
12.00 - 13.30: Training for Black Belts
14.30: Grading for 1st and 2nd Dan

Who is this open to?
Brown and black belt club members with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
It is not necessary to register for the course. Members wishing to grade must agree permission with Sensei Tim Griffiths six months ahead of a dan grading to give you adequate time to prepare.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Sensei Sherry will be taking two classes (an all-grades class and a dan grade class) as well as a kyu grading.

Where is it?
Ashton Park School (main school hall), Blackmoors Lane, Bower Ashton, Bristol, BS3 2JL.

What time?
All-grade training (novice upwards): 6.00-7.00pm
Kyu grading: 7.00-8.30pm
Dan grade training: 8.30-10.00pm

Who is this open to?
Club members and invited guests

How can I register?
Full details have been sent in a club email to our members. Only those with an up-to-date KUGB licence will be able to take part in the kyu grading.

Where can I find out more?
To be confirmed, nearer to the time.

What is it?
Free squad training for those selected.

Where is it?
Backwell Parish Hall, Station Road, Backwell, Bristol, BS48 3QW

What time?
8.30am - 9.45am

Who is this open to?
Those Bristol Karate Academy members that have been selected to attend and that have an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
N/A

Where can I find out more?
Details are emailed to those on the Performance & Development Squads. For more information speak to Sensei Tim Griffiths.

What is it?
Free course, followed by dan grading for those going for sandan to rokudan

Where is it?
Queens Park Sports Centre, Boythorpe Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2ND

What time?
TBC by the KUGB.

Who is this open to?
Dan grade club members with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
It is not necessary to register for the course. Members wishing to grade must agree permission with Sensei Tim Griffiths six months ahead of a dan grading to give you adequate time to prepare.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
The KUGB's showcase tournament.

Where is it?
Leicester Arena, 31 Charter Street, Leicester LE1 3UD

What time?
To be confirmed by the KUGB

Who is this open to?
Club members 6th kyu and above are encouraged to take part.

How can I register?
Full details will be sent in a club email nearer to the time. Only members with a KUGB licence who submit their categories and pay their entry fees will be entered. Parents of members under 18 will need to complete a Child Permission Form for their child to take part.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Regional tournament for members of KUGB clubs in the KUGB's southern region.

Where is it?
Venue not yet announced by the KUGB. Expected to be at the same venue as previous years in Reading.

What time?
Registration from 9am, competition starts at 10am.

Who is this open to?
Club members 6th kyu and above are encouraged to take part.

How can I register?
Full details will be sent in a club email nearer to the time. Only members with a KUGB licence who submit their categories and pay their entry fees will be entered. Parents of members under 18 will need to complete a Child Permission Form for their child to take part.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
An additional national championship for under 21s. Please note, the club will not send a coach/instructor to this event.

Where is it?
Queens Park Leisure Centre, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

What time?
Doors open at 9am, competition starts at 10am.

Who is this open to?
Club members aged 20 and under and 5th kyu and above, with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
Full details will be sent in a club email nearer to the time. Only members with a KUGB licence who submit their categories and pay their entry fees will be entered. Parents of members under 18 will need to complete a Child Permission Form for their child to take part.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Free course, followed by dan grading for those going for shodan or nidan.

Where is it?
Sports Training Village, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY.

What time?
Brown belt training: 10.30 to 12.00pm
Dan grade training: 12.00-1.30pm
Grading: 2.30pm onwards.
Full details available from the KUGB.

Who is this open to?
Brown and black belt club members with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
It is not necessary to register for the course. Members wishing to grade must agree permission with Sensei Tim Griffiths six months ahead of a dan grading to give you adequate time to prepare.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB's event page.

What is it?
The Club summer barbecue is a free event for our members and their families.

Where is it?
Flax Bourton Village Hall

What time?
12.30pm until late afternoon

Who is this open to?
Club members and their families

How can I register?
Visit our Event page on Facebook to let us know you're coming.

Where can I find out more?
Visit our Event page on Facebook.

What is it?
Sensei Brennan will be taking two classes (an all-grades class and a dan grade class) as well as a kyu grading.

Where is it?
Nailsea School (main sports hall), Station Road, Nailsea, BS48 2HN

What time?
12-1.30pm: All grade training
1.30-2.30pm: Kyu grading
3-4.30pm: Dan grade training

Who is this open to?
Members and non-members

How can I register?
Click here for more details.

Where can I find out more?
Click here for our Seminar Guide.

What is it?
We're celebrating 40 years of Karate in the area with this extra special seminar with multiple World and European Champions. Join us as we're joined by Sensei Aidan Trimble (8th Dan), Sensei Matt Price (6th Dan) and Sensei Hisham Saif (3rd Dan).

Where is it?
Hengrove Park Leisure Centre, Hengrove Promenade, Bristol, BS14 0DE.

What time?
12pm-4.45pm

Who is this open to?
Both members and non-members

How can I register?
Registration is now open. Full details can be found in our Seminar Guide (click here).

Where can I find out more?
Full details can be found in our Seminar Guide (click here).

What is it?
National individual championship for brown and black belts only. There are no team categories at this event.

Where is it?
Queens Park Leisure Centre, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40 2ND.

What time?
Doors open at 9am, competition starts at 10am.

Who is this open to?
Club members 3rd Kyu and above, with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
Full details will be sent in a club email nearer to the time. Only members with a KUGB licence who submit their categories and pay their entry fees will be entered. Parents of members under 18 will need to complete a Child Permission Form for their child to take part.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB website.

What is it?
Free course, followed by dan grading for those going for sandan to rokudan

Where is it?
Bath

What time?
TBC by the KUGB.

Who is this open to?
Dan grade club members with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
It is not necessary to register for the course. Members wishing to grade must agree permission with Sensei Tim Griffiths six months ahead of a dan grading to give you adequate time to prepare.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
An open tournament, organised by JKS England

Where is it?
TBC

What time?
TBC.

Who is this open to?
brown and black belt club members.

How can I register?
Full details will be sent in a club email nearer to the time. Only members who submit their categories and pay their entry fees will be entered. Parents of members under 18 will need to complete a Child Permission Form for their child to take part.

Where can I find out more?
More information will be emailed to club members nearer the time.

What is it?
Free course, followed by dan grading for those going for shodan or nidan.

Where is it?
Egham Leisure Centre, Vicarage Rd, Egham, Surrey TW20 8NL.

What time?
10.30 - 12.00: Training for Brown Belts
12.00 - 13.30: Training for Black Belts
14.30: Grading for 1st and 2nd Dan

Who is this open to?
Brown and black belt club members with an up-to-date KUGB licence.

How can I register?
It is not necessary to register for the course. Members wishing to grade must agree permission with Sensei Tim Griffiths six months ahead of a dan grading to give you adequate time to prepare.

Where can I find out more?
Visit the KUGB event page.

What is it?
Sensei Jimmy Brennan will be taking two classes (an all-grades class and a dan grade class) as well as a kyu grading.

Where is it?
Nailsea School (main sports hall), Station Road, Nailsea, BS48 2HN

What time?
12-1.30pm: All grade training
1.30-2.30pm: Kyu grading
3-4.30pm: Dan grade training

Who is this open to?
Club members and guests

How can I register?
Registration is not yet open. Full details will be made available nearer to the time. Only members with an up-to-date KUGB licence will be able to take part in the kyu grading.

Where can I find out more?
Full details will be made available nearer to the time.

What is it?
Free Christmas Party for members and their families.

Where is it?
TBC.

What time?
TBC.

Who is this open to?
Bristol Karate Academy members and their families.

How can I register?
We'll let you know nearer to the time.

Where can I find out more?
We'll send an email to Academy members nearer the time.