Cornwall Summer Grading 2014

Our annual Cornwall karate grading was held on the 9th September 2014 at the Community Centre, Sennen. Students showed a good understanding and demonstrated the techniques to a good overall level. The following grades were awarded:Joseph Symonds: Yellow Belt, 1 Orange Tag Tommy Barnicoat: Yellow…

Cornwall Spring Grading – 2014

At the end of the 2 hour Saturday session Clive explained that a karateka’s grade depends on their performance on the day but also, especially for juniors, attitude and ability shown in training sessions. Here are the results: Jonathan (JT), Orange belt Loveday: Orange belt…

Cornwall Autumn Grading – 2013

This took place at Sennen Community Hall. The new grades are: Isobel Harvey, Ruby Wilson, Joseph Symonds and Tommy Barnicoat: White Belt 3 yellow tags Max Wardle: Yellow Belt Rosco Reid and Loveday Thomas: Yellow Belt 3 orange tags Tamsin Harvey: Orange Belt 3 green…

Cornwall Spring Grading – 2013

Clive and Denzil conducted the Penwith MayoShinDo spring grading and training morning along with brown belts Paul, Neil and James. As usual it was at Sennen Community Hall with students from the Sennen and Marazion Clubs taking part. It was a freezing Saturday morning and…

Cornwall Autumn Grading – 2012

Our 2012 “Autumn” Cornwall Karate grading took place at Sennen Community Hall. Grades awarded were: Max Wardle: White Belt Ruby Wilson and Isobel Harvey: White Belt one yellow tag Loveday Thomas: Yellow Belt Jonathan Thomas: Yellow Belt one orange tag Tamsin Harvey: Orange Belt one…

Cornwall Summer Grading – 2012

The summer Cornwall MayoShinDo Karate grading took place at Sennen Community Hall on Saturday with Clive and Denzil.The grading was lively, there was a lot to fit in. The first session was for all, the second was for orange belts up. Jon Butcher, Brown Belt,…

Cornwall Autumn Grading – 2011

Small numbers this time. Nevertheless the session was lively. Stepping across the room, line-ups, paired, lines, free technique, kata. Good to have a session with such a varied content. The grading was around 3 hours with a 15 minute break mid way. Here's how they…

Cornwall Summer Grading – 2011

Penwith Mayoshindo Karate summer grading and training day took place at Sennen Community Hall on Saturday 16 July with members from Marazion and Sennen clubs taking part. The sessions were lively – the hall was hot – red faces at the end! The grading was…

Cornwall Spring Grading – 2011

Penwith MayoShinDo Karate Spring Grading and training day took place at Sennen Community Hall on Saturday 5th March with members from Marazion and Sennen karate clubs taking part. As usual the time passed too quickly. Perhaps, for the higher grades, the next grading will be…