December 2009 Grading


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ESKA 2009 European Championships, Austria

Sensei Paul narrowly misses out of the medals int the Team Kata, coming 5th and very narrowly losing to a split decision in the individual kata against the eventual winner.

Kata eliminations

Wales team kumite

Men’s Kata semi finals page 1

Men’s Kata semi finals page 2

Men’s Kata finals




Lion’s Share at the Lincs Open

31 Medals…… Roar!!


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WSKA World Championships – Mexico

Sensei Paul narrowly misses out on the medals.


Disappointment as Paul James loses in the quarter finals of the individual kata after a split decision against the eventual winner, Akio Tamashiro of Peru.

The second outing for the new Welsh Kata Team narrowly missed the finals with a commendable 6th place, a couple of places higher than at last year’s European Championships showing steady improvement.

Team Kata

Grading September 2009


Welsh Championships 2009

Paul’s 12th consecutive win, Steven holds his own in the kumite and Toni joins Paul and Dan in the team kata

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