Kingsbury and Kenton Taekwondo teaches the traditional ITF style Taekwondo introduced by General Choi Hong-hi in the 1950s. Its senior instructors Keiron Henderson and Dipesh Mistri have trained inKorea and with past students of General Choi. KKT's Brunel University affiliate is run by Dr Daniel Morris. Our clubs aim to instil confidence in students through the teaching of Taekwondo with its range of proven and effective self defence techniques.
All the above clubs were established in the past few years and are under the instruction of Mr C Gregory (4th Dan), who started karate at the age of 14. Our club members come from varied backgroundsand started karate for many different reasons eg. Fitness, Confidence, Discipline, Self Defence, Bullying or just social. Currently we have a good balance of adults (male and Female) and children from Beginner to Red Belts.
Through martial art training students in the Centre develop enough self confidence and self control to walk away from a potential fight. To fight, or hurt another simply to cover low self esteem iscompletely against the true martial way. The members of the Centre train hard, but do so in the true spirit of martial arts.
Trish Chang (7th Degree Black Belt), a senior master instructress and a Guinness World Record holder, chopping 4 building blocks to show the type of power that women can develop for self-defence.Formidable destructive power comes naturally as a by-product from proper training.
Welcome to one of the largest and most respected Shaolin Kung Fu schools in the world. Our style of martial art originates from the Shaolin temples in both northern and southern China, and is nowtaught at centres around the world. We employ traditional training methods which have been used for centuries to teach kung fu to Shaolin monks, alongside more modern methods to help our students learn self-defence techniques and improve their fitness.
The London branch of Daigaku Karate Kai was started by Shihan Gavin Mulholland (6th Dan) in the late 80s and is now one of the strongest karate clubs in the UK. We practise Okinawan Goju Ryu - apractical karate style which places heavy emphasis on close-quarter effectiveness. Training is combat-orientated rather than for sport or competition fighting, which require different skills and mindset. Classes are open to all adults (no children).
We're a family friendly Karate club that welcomes people of all ages and experiences, everyone in the family can take part. The sole purpose of our Karate club in Harrow is to help the art of Karateto grow and flourish. The Karate club is thought by Karan Bahal, who has been practicing Karate for more than 20 years. There are many reasons to do Karate and regardless of the reason the benefits are boundless.
The QWAN - KI - DO Martial Art method was founded in 1981 in France, as a result of over 25 years research work accomplished by one of the most prestigious experts of Martial Arts: The Great MasterPHAM XUAN TONG. It was created as a synthesis of the Southern Martial Arts from China and traditional Martial Arts from Vietnam.
Aikido in a living relationship, traditional yet modern, Aikido Alive London meet the needs of our body and mind, soul and spirit, in an integral and evolutionary context, blending the art of Aikidowith yoga, meditation and spiritual self-inquiry with a directed and open dialogue. As a spiritual discipline, Aikido serves to awaken a larger sense of self, incorporating all facets of our human experience in one holistic perspective.
Here, you will find information about the background of our club, you'll learn about some of the benefits from training in karate, and you'll see our London locations & fees. If you are new toKenshukai, you can start training by scheduling your FREE first class online.
Led by Russell Cronk and William Lai, the team of instructors at The Martial Arts Place have all have been professionally involved with martial arts for over 20 years, competing at national andinternational level. The team includes many British Champions as well as European and World Championship medalists. All of our kickboxing instructors have been police vetted, hold full professional training qualifications, and are fully insured qualified first aiders.
Phoenix Karate School is dedicated to cultivating the individual excellence of each of its students. Herein the students learn skills and values necessary to develop their personal best, so that theywill approach life with courage, confidence, and the will to prevail.
Aikido is a Japanese Martial Art, very different from disciplines such as Karate, Kick Boxing, Taekwondo, Hapkido, Kung Fu, Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai, Kempo and Krav Maga where there is emphasison kicking, punching or wrestling. It contains elements of Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Ninjutsu and other budo. Don't expect to spend hours kicking bags or learning boring Kata's. Instead you will practice a variety of differing attacks and defences during a typical evenings training.
The Musa Martial Arts Academy provides the highest level of training and professionalism for the study of Martial Arts. Through comprehensive teaching we encourage students from all backgroundsregardless of sex, age and ability, to have a better understanding of the benefits of participating, such as improved fitness, flexibility, confidence, awareness and self esteem.
Aikido promotes calm and alert behaviour, even under pressure. We have taught policemen and security guards who have used Aikido techniques effectively in their work. In addition, the ability tohandle stress with calmness is useful not only within combat, but also in everyday life. Through practising aikido you will also improve your physical and mental fitness, co-ordination, balance, posture and reflexes. Finally, there is the presence of your fellow students and senseis.
Aikido is a reletively new Japanese Martial Art. It has it's roots in Ju-jitsu so it has some similarites with Judo without all the hip throws. It's a defensive system so there's no emphasis onpunching and kicking and because it relies on being in the right place at the right time, can be taught to almost anyone. Physical size and power for example are much less important than being nimble.
Master Lee, the founder, has been studying martial arts for 29 years and has built up an extensive knowledge within all of the styles. On his journey he has achieved numerous black belts and Masterstatus in different styles. Shentie combines both soft and hard techniques so can offer a complete system that is usable to all practitioners.
Through high quality martial arts instruction we empower people of all ages to achieve their full potential. By emphasizing self-defence, health, fitness and life skills in a friendly, safe, positiveenvironment, we inspire our students to become more confident, successful contributing members of our community.
Master Andrew has an excellent reputation and his teaching skills are legendary. We have branches in Highgate & Southgate (North London) Leyton (East London), University College London. New branchesin Hoxton Islington & Chingford E4 are now open. SAS Martial Arts Academy use the ethos of the martial arts to install discipline, respect, honour and integrity in ones daily life, and have contracts with several London Boroughs teaching in main stream schools and during school holidays.
Gursharan Sahota was born in 1960 in Kenya, East Africa, but has lived in Bedford, England, since he was 12. He took up Karate at the age of 14 and was awarded Black Belt 1st Dan (Shodan) four yearslater. Now a 7th Dan, Gursharan has competed in a multitude of Kata and Kumite events, many at national level.