December 24, 2019

I'd just like to say a few things about today, if I may. Today was my last ever lesson as teacher-sensei at DOEJAP, as my deteriorating spine has forced my retirement. But what a way to go (sounds like I've died doesn't it?)!!

  1. We had a stunning kyu-grading, where ev...

December 17, 2019

The fabulous wonderous high kicking gold medal winning Nat get's Shodan. Well done Nat, we  are all genuinely scared of your kicks

so please be nice.

December 17, 2019

Congrats to Paul Trevayne for achieving Shodan at the ripe age of 102. Well done Paul on getting it for a second time.


February 17, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Dan Pope, our resident instructor on Wednesday evenings and all round good guy and Sempai at Doejap, successfully took and gained his 2nd Dan Black belt (nidan) today with Chrissie Howard, Simon Bligh and Simon Shepherd on the grading...

February 16, 2019

Superb B&B course with Chrissie Howard and Simon Bligh this weekend. Thanks to all those that attended, I couldn't have been a prouder Sensei with the attendance from DOEJAP. 

February 10, 2019

Didn't we all do well. Congratulations to Ruby for obtaining her 1st Kyu.

January 13, 2019