-Sunday 28th May (Loughborough and Syston- May Bank Holiday)
-Mon 29th May (Groby, Leicester- May Bank Holiday)
-Mon 5th June (Leicester - due to exams)
-Wed 7th June (Loughborough - due to exams - Groby training instead is available)
-Thur 8th June (Leicester - due to exams)
- Training at Syston, Loughborough or Groby is available on relevant days for those who miss training above
Please note: If the weather starts to get really bad - check the radio to see if schools/colleges are closed.

If so, then they won’t be open for us either. Also check our website or Facebook page for closures.

If schools are open then I will be there.

Coloured Belt Gradings - Sunday 19th March / Sunday 18th June / Sunday 10th September / Saturday 9th December.

All held at: Radmoor Centre, Loughborough. Your Instructor will let you know if you are ready to grade.


Up-coming Competitions

English Championships - Sunday 12th March

Welsh Championships - Sunday 14th May

TI European Championships - 24-25th June (Poland)

James Freer’s Inter-club Challenge - (Juniors Only up to age 15) - Saturday 1st July (Loughborough Leisure Centre)

Scottish Championships - Saturday 9th September

British Championships - Sunday 5th November (Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham)


Friday Night Patterns - For Red Belts / Black Stripes / Black Belts – Preparing for gradings

Now back on every Friday at: St.Peter & St.Pauls School, Upper Church St. Syston. Time: 7.30-9.00pm.


If you miss classes at your club – you should not be attending Friday’s patterns. These patterns classes are extra training – not instead of your usual classes at your club.


Officials Courses for Black Belts – (16yrs and up)

Referees Part 1 & 2 - Sunday 12th February (held at Willenhall Community Centre)

Umpires Part 1 & 2 - Saturday 25th February (held at Cardiff)

Referees Part 1 & 2 - Sunday 26th February (held at Cardiff)


Pre-Black Belt Training Sessions

Saturday 25th March / Saturday 1st April / Saturday 8th April

Times: Red Belts & Black Stripes - 11.00-12.00pm / Black Belts - 12.00-1.00pm.

Held at: Wreake Valley College, Parkstone Rd. Syston. LE7 1LY. (Sports hall round back of school).

Students who are due to grade for Black Belt or above this April – MUST ATTEND ALL 3 SESSIONS ABOVE.

Students who are NOT due to grade this April – MUST attend one of the above sessions above.

Please take with you: Only white dobuks to be worn. Your sparring kit. Take your Licence booklet to be signed on the day. You will need to pay £5.00 at the door if you are not grading in April.


Black Belt Gradings

Friday 21st April (Dan Grades), Saturday 22nd April (Black Stripes)

Friday 13th October (Dan Grades), Saturday 14th October (Black Stripes)

Those who are grading for Black Belt or Dan Grades – we are staying at the ‘Future Inn’ in Bristol (Bond st.south)

If you wish to stay at the same hotel – contact the hotel on: 44-0771-3041010 – Don’t leave it to the last minute!!

Officials Courses – for Black Belts – (16yrs and up)

Umpires Part 1 & 2 - Saturday 6th May (held at Willenhall Community Centre)

Referees Part 1 & 2 - Sunday 7th May (held at Willenhall Community Centre)

Umpires Part 1 & 2 - Saturday 23rd September (held in Cardiff)

Referees Part 1 & 2 - Sunday 24th September (held in Cardiff)


Please read the Rules and Regulations in your Licence Booklet

No jewellery to be worn on class (earrings, rings, watches etc)

if jewellery doesn’t come off, please cover it with a plaster or some tape.

Please make sure toe nails are cut short as long nails are damaging the kicking pads.

No eating or drinking in the training hall at all times – including spectators.

No photographing or videoing during the class.

If you want a photo of your child – please ask at the end of the class.




Good Friday - 14th April - Tigers class & Patterns night

Easter Sunday – 16th April - Loughborough & Syston

Easter Monday – 17th April – Leicester & Groby

Easter Tuesday - 18th April – Syston

Black Belt Grading - Friday 21st April - Patterns night

Grading week - Friday 28th April - Patterns night

Sunday 28th May – Loughborough & Syston

Monday 29th May – Leicester & Groby

Sunday 27th August - Loughborough & Syston

Monday 28th August- Leicester & Groby