2020 National Kata Conference with Yoshihiko Iura

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2020 National Kata Conference with Yoshihiko Iura

Posted: 25/11/2019

A National Kata course will be held over the weekend of 11th and 12th January 2020 at SKK Judo club. The course will again be led by world renowned Kata coach Yoshihiko Iura 8th Dan, who has demonstrated kata at Kodokan ceremonies and All Japan Championships.

During the weekend, candidates will be tutored in Ju No Kata on Saturday and Koshiki-No-Kata on Sunday. All attendees will receive an attendance certificate and those Judoka that wish to be assessed for their Technical Dan Grade module can arrange with Dave Horton-Jones to be assessed during the course.

Mr Iura has a judo CV to rival many across the World and has coached across the World including Asia, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the Far East. The Japan Foundation and the Kodokan have posted him as Judo Expert to countries including Vietnam, India and Turkey previously.

He is a highly experienced Kata Coach who has demonstrated various Kata at Kodokan ceremonies, the All Japan Championships and the Kano Cup.

This is an opportunity not to be missed to be coached in Kata by one of the world’s leading experts in the field.

White Judogi must be worn. Please bring lunch, white judogi, zori, notebook and pen.

There are limited places, so to avoid disappointment book now.

This event will count as one of your coach revalidation modules for your current coaching award.

The minimum age for attendance will be 14 years old and minimum grade of 10th Mon. Ideally juniors should bring a partner to work with.

For further information about the weekend, please contact Dave Horton-Jones on dave.hortonjones@britishjudo.org.uk or 07977 688491.

SKK Judo Club, Leigh Street, Newton-le-Willows WA12 9NH

Day 1 – Saturday Ju-No-Kata 10:00am to 4pm (finish time approximate) booking in at 9.00am
Day 2 – Sunday Koshiki No Kata 10:00am to 4pm (finish time approximate) booking in at 9.00am

£30.00 per day or £50.00 for the weekend