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2011 Student of the Month has been updated

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Student of the month pictures have now been updated.

New Dan Grades

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Chikara Shotokan Karate Academy would like to congratulate 3 of their younger members in obtaining their Black Belts. Hawarden’s William Oakland, Emma Evans & Alex Hill all attended at the dojo based in Hawarden High School on Sunday 10th April 2011 where they took part in a dan examination. All 3 showed off their talents in front of a grading panel of 4 senior grade instructors. Having... 

Get your Merchandise Here!!

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CSKA merchandise. This includes polo-shirts, t-shirts, hoodies, caps and jackets. The polo-shirts, t-shirts & hoodies are available in a variety of colours. All items will come with the CSKA embroidered logo (as seen to the left) Click HERE to go to the Shop…. Happy Shopping!!

New Pictures!!

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New pictures have been added to the CSKA website of the Junior Grading at Llanbedr DC on Wednesday 9th March 2011. Well done to all that graded… Now to train even harder for the next step. Too see any of the pictures from Llanbedr DC click Here If you have any other pictures you wish to add please get in touch with Stu Needham. Thanks

2011 Start Dates

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CSKA Clubs re-open soon…. Llanbedr – Wednesday 5th January 2011 Hawarden – Sunday 9th January 2011  Get training hard to lose that Christmas Turkey!! Best Wishes for 2011 from The CSKA Executive Committee

New interactive dojo location map

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Our intrepid webmaster, Nigel, has installed a new interactive Google map to help you locate our latest dojo in Llanbdr DC – as well as our main dojo in Hawarden. It even has a feature to work out which one is closest to you, and then plot a route map to it for you! Give it a try on our shotokan dojo locations page!

New Photo’s of Llanbedr Fun Day

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We have added some new photo’s of the Llanbedr Fun Day where mmebers of the CSKA carried out a demonstration. We got some excellent feedback from members of the audience, so much so, we have been invited to carry out some taster sessions in the area. Thanks to all that attended, You were fantastic!!!

New Club Starting Soon!!

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Ideal for improving your child’s confidence, fitness, self esteem, co-ordination, discipline, motivation and keeping self and others safe Initially this will be for juniors, 5yrs+ Location: Llanbedr DC Village Hall (in between Mold & Ruthin, N. Wales) Date: Wednesday 22nd September 2010 Time: 18:00 – 19:00 Cost: £4 per child Instructor: Stu Needham      (4th Dan Black Belt, KWF... 

Good Luck Charles & Helen

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This weekend Chikara member Charles Godfrey is due to get married to Helen Davies. The Chikara Shotokan Karate Academy would like to wish them the very best for the special day and for the future. Charles, Don’t forget that a six week honeymoon is no excuse to miss training!! There are plenty of clubs where you are going!!!

Japan 2011

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As some of you may already be aware the CSKA are planning a trip to Japan. This is following on from previous years where we have had very successful trips over there. This will take place around March 2011. There will be opportunities for both sight seeing and also training whilst there so it will be of interest to all. The dates are now set and arrangements in place. If there are any particular places...