Oxford Karate Academy

Seiwakai Seminar, Manchester

Seiwakai Seminar in Manchester, 18-19 November 2023 Students from Oxford Karate Academy and Oxon Karate Club attended the Seiwakai England Seminar in Manchester with Shihan Gurmit Singh (7th Dan, President of Seiwakai England) on 18-19 November 2023.   Shihan Gurmit presented a mind-expanding seminar, including in-depth examination of movement and effective techniques for kumite that invited

Seiwakai Seminar in West London

Seiwakai West London Seminar with Gurmit Singh Shihan, 28 October 2023 On Saturday 28 October 2023 Sensei Hkanhpa and a group of students from Oxford Karate Academy and Oxon Karate Club attended the Seiwakai West London Seminar with Gurmit Singh Shihan.   We were very impressed with Gurmit Shihan’s emphasis on movement and biomechanics, and especially

Seiwakai Seminar in Sesimbra

Seiwakai – Europe Goju-Ryu karatedo, European Seminar & 1st European championship Sensei Joe and a group of students from Oxford Karate Academy and our sister dojo, Oxon Karate Club attended the Seiwakai European Seminar & 1st European Championship in Sesimbra, Portugal. After an eventful journey, involving two failed attempts to land the plane at Lisbon,

Competition Success

competition success at the 2023 kaizen cup invitational championships A combined team from Oxford Karate Academy and Oxon Karate Club won a total of 9 medals at the 2023 Kaizen Cup Invitational Championships on Sunday 15 October 2023. Particular congratulations go to the following students: Zoe: Bronze kata Isabelle: Silver kata and silver kumite Zakarya:

Shihan Paul Coleman

We are devastated to announce the death of our beloved Shihan Paul Coleman, after a very long illness, on 31 August 2023.  Shihan passed away very peacefully in Katharine House Hospice, near Banbury, surrounded by his loving family and friends.  He is survived by his sons Aaron and Blade, his daughter Orla-Rose, and his daughter