Category Archives : Training Course


Weekend Course!

Thanks to everyone who visited Malvern over the weekend to train alongside Shihan Ian McClarence. We welcomed visitors from all around the UK.   Congratulations to those awarded grading promotions.



Thank you!

A big thank you to all who came to train in Malvern with Ian McClarence Shihan, 6th Dan, Chief BAF Instructor for England. We had visitors from Cwmaman, Swansea, Port Talbot, Cardiff, Newcastle upon Tyne, Bristol, Manchester, Crewe, Oxford and London. Great atmosphere, upbeat with positive ukemi and technique. Lots of energy and wisdom at […]



Forthcoming courses with Holland Shihan

A note for your diaries: Matthew Holland Shihan is leading two weekend courses at Shobukan, Cardiff on 4th & 5th July and 24th & 25th October. Matthew Holland is an excellent teacher, and his courses are well attended. So you’re sure to benefit in many ways. I will be attending both these Courses on the […]