Archives for October 2012


A message from Stu Needham

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I would like to express my thanks to all of those that nominated me for Denbighshire Coach of the Year 2012. Unfortunately I did not win the award but to be nominated and to get through to the final three was a great honour in itself. I would like to take this opportunity to thank students, fellow karate-ka and parents for their continued support, not only for myself but also the CSKA. Many parents... 



Clocks Change

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This Sunday (28th October 2012) will be a training session with Sensei Stu Needham. Please be aware that this Sunday is when the clocks go back by one hour As you will all be getting an extra hour in bed, Stu will be expecting that little bit extra from you in training!!  Be on time, and be prepared to train hard!!



Nidan Success for Ged

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On Sunday 14th October 2012 Chikara Shotokan Karate Academy hosted a black belt course at their Hawarden Dojo. This was a well attended course where participants worked on the finer points of kata, kumite and kihon. The course was conducted under the instruction of Shihan Ian Smith (6th Dan – Chief Instructor of the CSKA). There were some fantastic demonstrations of how to put compression and... 



Student of the Month updated

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Llanbedr DC Student of The Month has now been updated…. July 2012 – Callum Porter August 2012 – Georgia Warburton September 2012 – Roan Jones To view Llanbedr DC Student of the Month page…. Click HERE



Website Hits

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We have increased our hits!! Recently we have started updating the site more regularly and it has proved to be worth it!! We have increased our website hits. Over the last 3 months the site has been viewed over 27,000 times!!! A number of those hits have came from our Facebook page!! If you don’t already…… click HERE to follow us on Facebook!! People visit our page for a number of...