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.

Garry Allen Completes Sponsored Parachute Jump

On August the 27th 2015 Sensei Gary Allen completed his sponsored parachute jump from 13,000 feet for Kitty.

Gary raised over £1000 which will be going to NeST, The Nephrotic Syndrome Trust.

Thank you to everyone who sponsored Gary.  It’s still not too late – please speak to your instructor or you can sponsor Gary online.

Congratulations to Gary on his very brave effort and for raising such a considerable sum for a very worthy cause!

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.