Cornwall Spring Grading 2017

Karatekas from Sennen and Marazion MayoShinDo karate clubs participated in our annual Spring grading which was held at the Community Centre, Sennen. The event was well attended with almost 30 keen karatekas braving the cold early morning start. Sennen instructor and 4th Dan Black Belt…

Black Belt Grading – 2016

Following the local area karate grading, the annual black belt grading took place. Unlike most black belt grading there was only one student who was eligible to grade. No pressure then. Denzil Searle a Black Belt 3rd Dan was the unlucky student who had all…

Cornwall Spring Grading – 2005

On Saturday 26th February at the Sennen Community Centre members of the Sennen, Marazion and St. Just clubs met for their spring assessment and grading sessions. Examiners were: Area coach Clive Double (Black belt 5th Dan); Marazion club instructor Clint Hosking (Black belt 3rd Dan);…

Cornwall Autumn Grading – 2004

The first combined Karate Grading for all of Penwith’s Mayo Shin Do Karate Clubs took place at Sennen Community Centre on Saturday 9th October 2004. More than 20 students from the three clubs at; Sennen, St Just and Marazion took part in the sessions which…

Sennen Show – 2001

It was misty, wet and windy. Would the show go on? Go on it did, with the jigsaw mats outside on the wet grass. There seemed to be hundreds of people watching - were we ready for this? The "team", mainly from the Sennen Club,…

Black Belt Grading – 2001

Members from the Penwith Karate Clubs joined visitors from the Oxford Area for training and grading at Sennen Community Centre last weekend. After an energetic session for everyone, senior members from all Clubs stayed on for a more intensive session and, for some from both…