Buntingford Carnival 2018

Hi Folks. I did warn you in my last blog that the Buntingford Karate Club would be taking part once again in the Buntingford Carnival. Well, here’s the proof! The theme of this year’s carnival was “At The Movies” so I decided to give some of our 10 separate self defence “sketches” a movie theme. So we did James Bond […]

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Zen and Karate

I have just added a new page called “Zen”. I have done this because last night one of my students in the Buntingford Karate Club was not performing up to his usual high standard. When I asked him what was wrong he explained to me the problem. I told him to leave the dojo, dump his mental baggage, and then […]

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Sensei and Expertise

Hi All. A chance to blow my own trumpet here…. Last week in this club I was teaching a group of students some basics, in this case it was Yoko Geri Keage, the side snapping kick, when I noticed that some (not all) of the students were not doing what I was instructing them to do. It was to do […]

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JAPAN

Hi All, sorry once again for not blogging that often, but as it is that time of year for running about like a mad thing I haven’t had time. Add to that the fact that Sue and I had a trip to Japan in November and you can see how difficult things got…. However, yes we went to Japan. I […]

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Christmas Drink At The Crown

Hi All. If you are of an age where you can go into a pub and you would like to join the Buntingford Karate Club for a celebratory Christmas drink then be at the Crown Pub at Market Hill in Buntingford after 9.00pm on Tuesday 22nd December. See also our Closure Dates under the “About Us” Tag. Cheers. Sensei Bill

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CJ goes mudplugging

Hi Folks.  Last weekend CJ, the resident Weapons Expert at the Buntingford Karate Club, went on an eleven and a half mile run over 23 obstacles and through mud, slop, lakes, smoke, electric charges, tunnels, scramble nets, monkey bars and many other ghastly obstacles to raise money for a charity dealing with cancerous brain tumours.  Was he successful?…..Of course he […]

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Let’s get out there.

Hi All. As our name suggests, the Buntingford Karate Club operates in Buntingford which is a small market town in Hertfordshire (England). Due to the Government going building crazy lots of towns in England have been targeted for extra housing, and Buntingford is one of them. My town is set to almost double in size in the next few years. […]

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