Monthly Archives: January 2010

Hizen Winter Taikai 10th Jan

This year’s taikai fell after our week long Kangeiko and the coldest Snap since 1983. Even so 30 members turned up for the day’s fun and games.As in previous years the day is broken into three taikai, beginners to second dan, third day and what we call the Fusen cup. (the balloon cup)This year I [...]

Kangeiko 2010

Day 1, 4 January 2010For many of us this is our first meeting of 2010. After a few minutes milling around and talking about who’s seen Avatar, we line up and begin with the customary nip of sake, toasting the new year. Jeff Sensei explains that he wants us all to focus on three ‘S’s: [...]


Sorry for the late posting but we wish everyone a good new year and hope the year of the Tiger brings everyone in the dojo its strengh and wisdom. By the way Jeff Sensei was born in this year. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet [...]