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Sensei Hayley Awarded the Grade of 2nd Dan

Congratulations to Sensei Hayley Ansell who has been awarded her Black Belt 2nd Dan at JHKA Easter Course 2021. Sensei Hayley graded to 1st Dan black belt at the age of 10. Since becoming a black belt, she has competed at the WIKF European Championships in Torrelavega (Spain), she has competed in the WIKF World…
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Our classes reopen 12th April 2021

Get your karate suits ready and bags packed, JHKA are welcoming students back to face to face training from 12th April 2021. JHKA Classes Reopen 12th April 2021 Monday 12th April (Enfield Dojo) – Class times have been changed. Tuesday 13th April (Collier Row Dojo) Thursday 15th April (Chingford Dojo) Friday 16th April (Chigwell Dojo) – Class times have been changed.…
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JHKA Easter Karate Course

Fantastic Easter Course at Chingford dojo outside! (07/04/2021) ⛅️🥋 Well done to all 24 students in attendance for our first face to face course back since 2020! It was great to be back and everyone trained really well ✅ We worked on Kumite, Gumite, Kata, Japanese Terminology and an Easter egg and spoon race in…
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Sensei Anthoni Awarded the Grade of 6th Dan

After a fantastic training session at the Frontier Karate Association Squad Training. The head coach and Chief Instructor of FKA, Sensei Paul Simmons (6th Dan) gave an opening speech where he congratulated everyone on their work during lockdown and their commitment to karate training. Sensei Paul gave acknowledgment to Sensei Anthoni for his work and…
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Tiers ONE and TWO can return to training – Covid 19 update

Following the latest government announcement and confirmation from the English Karate Federation, tiers one and two can return to training as per the EKF guidance prior to the second National Lockdown. Karate classes in Collier Row, Chingford, Chigwell and Enfield will resume from Monday 7th December. We will continue our online lessons for the first…
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2020/2021 Class Dates

As we are nearing the end of this year, we would like to thank all students and parents for your continued support. We are going to finish this year with some fun and hope to see you all back in 2021 for another year of karate in the Olympics! JHKA Fun Week – Final lesson in…
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We will continue our Lessons Online during National Lockdown

As we approach our second national lockdown, I would like to reassure all members that our karate training will continue throughout.  From Thursday 5th November until Wednesday 2nd December, we will provide a full schedule of online karate lessons via zoom. These lessons will be split into different timings for beginners and higher grades and…
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Early Talent Identification at our First Kata Preparation Training

We were very impressed with all students from JHKA that attended our first ever kata preparation training on Saturday 31st October. Whether attending to benefit from working on competition Kata, attending to improve kata training for your grade work or attending to train with our ever growing team, we were impressed with you all. Some…
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October Half Term Course Fun

A fantastic, all round acceleration course took place at JHKA Chingford on Monday 26th October. We covered lots of our syllabus, had some great competition fun and students worked on some excellent new Kata’s. All of our students took home a medal and one lucky student took home the Student of the week trophy! Well…
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Team Sport can continue under the new government guidance – Covid 19 update

I am sure you will have all seen the latest government announcement regarding the new lockdown measures which restrict social gatherings to a maximum of 6 people. However, organised Team Sport can continue under the specific guidance of their National Governing Bodies. Therefore, organised Karate can continue as we are deemed a ‘team’ sport. All…
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