MBKD Annual Event 2016

Date: Sunday 16th October 2016, 6:30pm to 10pm

Venue: Park Hall, Leyton Road, Harpenden, AL5 2LX

Everyone welcome including members and non-members (subject to ticket).  Evening will include DJ and entertainment for the kids, buffet, beer and wine, soft drinks, tea and coffee.

Ticket will include the buffet, two drinks, tea or coffee, and a slice of cake.  If you want to get into the party spirit, the venue allows us to bring our own drinks, so bring an extra bottle if you wish!  Adults £12, under-16s £7.50, under 8s (Tiny Tigers) £5.

Note: All children to be accompanied by an adult.

Please complete and return the application form to your instructor.  (You can view and print one here: MBKD Annual Event 2016)

Grading / Assessment Dates 2016

The following dates are for all grades including brown belts for whom assessments will be held on the same day as the gradings.

March 13th 2016

June 12th 2016

September 18th 2016

December 4th 2016

Black Belt Gradings

17th April 2016

11th September 2016


The gradings will be held at Harpenden Leisure Centre, AL5 2HU.

Final Lessons 2015 / First Lessons 2016

Here are the final lesson dates for 2015 and the starting dates for 2016.

Sean Roberts Course, August 2015

Sean Roberts

Sean Roberts

Sensei Sean Roberts 5th Dan, 3 times European Champion & 10 times National Champion is with us again on Sunday August 30th.

9.30am -10.30am
Roundwood Park Sports Centre, Roundwood, Harpenden, Herts AL5 3AE

11.00 -12 noon
Gadebridge Community Centre, The Nokes, Rossgate, Gadebridge, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP1 3LF

£10 per lesson

Sean is a great instructor with a vast knowledge and understanding in the art of Shotokan Karate. Do not miss out on this opportunity to be able to train with one of the best.

Please see your instructor to confirm your place.

No Tiny Tigers –  coloured belts and above only.

Summer Training Times 2015

From Tuesday 28th July until Friday 4th September Inclusive

Due to the school holidays and vacations please see amended schedule of training for the above dates:

Tuesday Abbots Langley
(Tanners Wood Hall)
All Grades inc. Tiny Tigers 5:00pm-6:00pm
Berkhamsted All Grades 7:00pm-8:00pm
Thursday Harpenden
(Roundwood Gym)
Tiny Tigers 5:30pm-6:15pm
All Grades 6:30pm-7:30pm
Friday Letchworth Tiny Tigers 5:30pm-6:15pm
All Grades 6:30pm-7:30pm
Abbots Langley
(Breakspeare School)
Tiny Tigers 4:30pm–5:15pm
All Grades 5:30pm-6:30pm
Sunday Hemel Tiny Tigers 10:00am-11.00am
All Grades 11:00am-12.00pm
(Roundwood Sports Centre)
All grades inc. Tiny Tigers 9:30am-10:30am

These changes will revert back to normal training schedule times as per the website following the summer break. If you are unable to train due to your normal class being amended please make up lessons at another dojo in our academy or catch up with extra lessons when summer training has finished.

Any questions please call me on 07737 034 354.

Visit the clubs pages for normal training times.

Have a lovely summer!! If you are away don’t forget to practice your kata.

Sensei Owen