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Holiday Closures 2018

Please see below dojo closures for the holiday period over Christmas and the New Year.

Horsham Triangle Sayers Common Manor Field Adult Manor Field Diddy Cowfold Hurstpierpoint
Monday 17th December Open
Tuesday 18th December Open
Wednesday 19th December Open
Thursday 20th December Open
Friday 21st December Closed
Saturday 22nd December Open
Sunday 23rd December Open
Monday 24th December Closed
Tuesday 25th December Closed
Wednesday 26th December Closed
Thursday 27th December Closed
Friday 28th December Closed
Saturday 29th December Closed
Sunday 30th December Closed
Monday 31st December Closed
Tuesday 1st January 19 Closed
Wednesday 2nd January 19 Open
Thursday 3rd January 19 Open
Friday 4th January 19 Closed
Saturday 5th January 19 Open
Sunday 6th January 19 Open
Monday 7th January 19 Classes return to normal

2019 Dates to Remember

Senior Camp – March (TBC)
Main Grading – 7th April
Family Camp – 14th – 16th June
Senior Camp – September (TBC)
Main Grading – 13th October
Special Session – 7th Nov
Christmas Party – 14th Dec

Grading Pictures from Oct 2017

Grading – Sunday 14th October 2018

Dear Students / Parents / Guardians / Friends of Ryushinkan Karatedo

Sunday 14th Oct we look forward to hosting the main Kyu and Dan Grade grading day. If you have not yet handed in your form or spoken to your instructor about this please do so this week.

Venue: Triangle Olympus Leisure Centre, Triangle Way, Burgess Hill, RH15 8WA

The attached document gives you all the information you need for this events.

Download the forms here.

Yours sincerely

Kyoshi Piero Barba and the senior committee
Reiwaryu Ryushinkan Karatedo

Grading syllabus available online

As part of a communication initiative run by the senior committee, students will have the ability to access training information, videos and more.

The first of the documents is the grading syllabus from 10th Kyu – 1st Kyu.

(Click the link below)

Grading Syllabus

 

Please note: depending on the content of the documents, access will only be granted to current paying students and should not be shared outside the school. Certain files will be by invitation only… more information to come.

SEPTEMBER CAMP 2018

Welcome back to Lodge Hill for September Camp 2018

This year our September camp will be held at Lodge Hill in Pulborough.

I’ve not been to camp before, what can I expect?

Lots of Karate training (outdoor and indoor), lots of focused practice, time to reflect, learn and meditate, lots of fun camping / cooking and enjoying the new experiences this venue has to offer. Expect the unexpected….. and try something new.

Should I be concerned about my grade / fitness levels?

No, camp has something to offer everyone. You will be challenged more so than when training in the dojo, but camp is varied to suit everyone’s fitness and ability.

If you have any concerns, please talk to your instructor.

Are there any age / grade restrictions?

The training camp is open to everyone over the age of 14 years
The training will be designed to suit different levels of ability and grade Students below the age of 18 will be supervised at all times

VENUE Lodge Hill Centre, Watersfield, Nr Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 1LZ
VENUE PHONE NUMBER: 01798 831411

FULL CAMP START: Friday 21st September 2018 7:30pm (arrive 7pm onwards)
FINISH: Sunday 23rd September 2018 3:00pm

INSTRUCTOR / EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBERS

Renshi Caroline Gibbs: 07889 237137
Kyoshi Piero Barba: 07919 287097

BRING: Sun protection creams, clothing for all weathers, Gis, and trainers (remember your clothing and trainers will get dirty). If you are staying overnight bring a sleeping bag, washing materials, toothbrush, toothpaste and towel. Be sure to bring your Mitts, Shin Guards and Body Protectors if you have them. Please return the form by TUESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER to your instructor, or you can EMAIL your form to Caroline@Ryushinkan.co.uk
If you have any queries please contact Renshi Caroline Gibbs on 07889 237137

Download the application form here…

Special Session 22nd July

We have organised a special training session on Sunday 22nd July to develop all areas of the syllabus and welcome  Takuo Soga to train with us.

Takuo is visiting the UK for business and would like to train with us but due to his limited time here he cannot attend a normal session in the week.

This special session has been arranged which means we will be closing the normal Sunday morning session held in Hurspierpoint and opening this session to all students (junior and adults only).

The Location
Main Hall – The Triangle, Burgess Hill

Time
10am – Noon

We hope to see you there.

The Senior Committee

Grading & TaiKai – 22nd April 2018

Dear Students / Parents / Guardians / Friends of Ryushinkan Karatedo

Sunday 22nd April we look forward to hosting the Grading and Kumite TaiKai. If you have not yet handed in your form or spoken to your instructor about this please do so this week.

Venue: Triangle Olympus Leisure Centre, Triangle Way, Burgess Hill, RH15 8WA

The attached document gives you all the information you need for this events.

Download the forms here.

Yours sincerely

Kyoshi Piero Barba and the senior committee
Reiwaryu Ryushinkan Karatedo

Senior Day Camp March 2018

Welcome to our first senior day camp 2018
Saturday 10th March 9am to 5pm.

Our senior camp day will be held at:
The Mid Sussex Martial Arts School
Scayne’s Hill
Haywards Heath
RH17 7NP

What can I expect?
The countryside location will allow us to train indoors and outdoors (weather permitting). All aspects of the syllabus will be covered in detail throughout the day with some developmental exercises, kumite practices and Seishin (spirit) exercises. Expect the unexpected.

Are there any age / grade restrictions?
The day is open to everyone over the age of 16 years and all brown belts. The training will be designed to suit different levels of ability and grade. Students below the age of 18 will be supervised at all times.

INSTRUCTOR / EMERGENCY CONTACT NUMBERS
Renshi Tina Emerson: 07709 231045
Kyoshi Piero Barba: 07919 287097

BRING: Please wear your gi, we may be training outside so bring clothing for all weathers (water proof clothes), and trainers (remember your clothing and trainers will get dirty). Be sure to bring your Mitts, Shin Guards and Body Protectors if you have them. Please make sure these are named so you don’t lose them and we can get them back to you.

Please bring your own food/lunch and drinks.

DOWNLOAD forms here

Please return the form to your instructor by Thursday 22nd February to your instructor, or you can EMAIL your form to tinaemerson9@gmail.com
If you have any queries please contact Renshi Tina Emerson on 07709231045

Christmas Training Times

2017-18 Karate Christmas Training Dates

December

Monday 18th – Horsham (OPEN)
Tuesday 19th – Triangle (OPEN)
Wednesday 20th – Sayers Common (OPEN)
Thursday 21st – Manor Field (OPEN)
Friday 22nd – Manor Field Diddy (CLOSED)
Saturday 23rd – Cowfold (CLOSED)
Sunday 24th – Hurstpierpoint (OPEN)
Monday 25th 26th and 27th – All Dojos (CLOSED)
Thursday 28th – Manor field (OPEN) Please note new venue: Sussex Kobudo Dojo, School Close, Burgess Hill, RH15 9EP
Friday 29th -Manor Field Diddy (CLOSED)
Saturday 30th – Cowfold (OPEN)
Sunday 31st – Hurstpierpoint (CLOSED)

January 2018

Monday 1st – Horsham (CLOSED)
Tuesday 2nd onwards – All Dojos return to normal

2018 Dates to Remember

10th March 2018 – Adult Day Camp (new event)
22nd April 2018 – Main Grading and TAIKAI
8th-10th June 2018 – Family Camp
21st – 23rd Sept 2018 – Senior Camp
14th October 2018 – Main Grading