Jun
8
8:30 AM08:30

Kata Workshop

In this half-day workshop we will offer an in-depth view of kata both as a training tool, and as competition art form. The workshop will be co-taught by Sensei Trevor Foster (6th Dan JKS) and Dan Jakes (4th Dan KNZ).

Session one will cover realistic application of techniques and strategies, as well as partner drills that draw on kata sequences.

Session two will cover competition kata, what judges look for, interpreting rules and key No-Nos of competition.

  • Venue: New Gym - Hagley Community College

  • Cost: $15 pp

  • Please email to register.

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Dec
9
1:00 PM13:00

Grading (TBC)

Starting with group warm-up training at 1:00pm

  • Venue: Christchurch South (Port Hills Karate Dojo)

  • Cost: $35 (no charge for those not grading)

The Syllabus can be found here.

Please note a minimum of 70% attendance is necessary to be eligible to grade. Talk to Dan if you are unsure. 

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Aug
25
4:00 PM16:00

Kumite Evening

Interclub sparring session for 14yrs—adult (5kyu+)


Participants must bring their own protective gear, which should be worn during all bouts. Participants take part at their own risk and are advised that JION I.K.D.A. cannot accept responsibility for any injury occuring whilst sparring. Protective gear required : Mouth guard/ approved sparring gloves & shin-instep protectors (chest/groin/body/face protectors advisable)

Phone: 027 4346819 or 027 8998839
E-mail: jionkaratedojo@gmail.com

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Jul
1
1:00 PM13:00

Grading (TBC)

Starting with group warm-up training at 1:00pm

Venue: Christchurch South (Port Hills Karate Dojo)

  • Cost: $35 (no charge for those not grading)

The Syllabus can be found here.

Please note a minimum of 70% attendance is necessary to be eligible to grade. Talk to Dan if you are unsure. 

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May
27
10:00 AM10:00

Kids Champs.

Kids Tournament 6-13yrs starts 10.00am

$10 Entry


Events for ALL grades, including white belt beginners
Protective gear MUST be worn for Kumite events

Medals for 1st 2nd 3rd places

For details & entry form contact Thorsten or Jacqui:

jionkaratedojo@gmail.com

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Workshop: Controlling Space & Distance
Apr
8
9:00 AM09:00

Workshop: Controlling Space & Distance

Venue: Christchurch South School, 204 Selwyn St, Spreydon, Christchurch 8024

Description: This special event with guest instructors will focus on controlling space and distance in different contexts. There will be applications for both sports karate and applied self-defence scenarios with an introduction to Brazilian Jiu Jitsu techniques. The dojo will be fully matted. The morning sessions are for kids 5-8 years, afternoon sessions  for kids 8 years+ and adults.

Instructors:
Sensei Dieter Steinegg is a 5th Dan in Shotokan Karate, former German National Team Member and European Champion. He has 30 years of teaching experience and is also an experienced Pilates trainer. 

Sensei Dan Jakes has been training in karate for over 30 years, is a 3rd Dan in Shotokan Karate and is a former New Zealand National Champion and National Team Member.

Professor Luiz Henrique is a Black Belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, he has many years of experience and has competed at an international level. Luiz currently teachers at Axis Jiu Jitsu in Christchurch. 

 

Morning Workshop (kids 5-8 years) 9:00 - 11:15 am Book Now

A fternoon Sessions (kids 9 years+ and adults) 11:30 - 4:30 pm Book Now

 

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Sep
16
to Sep 17

Training Camp, Ashburton

Karate training with five of New Zealand's top instructors.

 

  • Cost (Adults) 2 Days: $95 1 Day: $60
  • (Kids 5-9yrs) 3hrs each day - 2 Days: $50 1 Day: $30
  • 2nd family member $10 discount. Family price: 2 Days: $220 or 1 Day: $150
  • Venue: Tinwald Memorial Hall, Ashburton.

Further details, contact: Jacqui 027 8998839 or Thorsten 027 4346819
jionkaratedojo@gmail.com
 

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Kata Workshop
Aug
6
1:00 PM13:00

Kata Workshop

  • Christchurch South Intermediate School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This 1 hour 'mini workshop' will focus on the kata Nijushiho and application of techniques from this kata. Open to senior grades (blue-black belt) over 16 years of age. You are are also welcome to attend the following class for junior grades, which will focus on Heian Nidan and Shodan.

Cost: $10

Instructor: Dan Jakes

Numbers are limited Book Online Here

After training, you are welcome to join us for a social drink somewhere close to the venue.

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