The 40th British Knockdown Championships will take place at K2 Crawley, on the 1st October 2016.
Come and support Crawley fighters Dawid Ozga, Blake Collins, Kirsten Galatius Smith, Tom Bradley, Olivia Pickthall and Bethany Salvi.
Tickets on sale now at the dojo.
Congratulations to both Senpai Roy Salvi and Senpai Tom Bradley for earning their 1st Dan black belts at the BKK Summer Camp.
Crawley Dojo had a good attendance at the camp and everyone really enjoyed it.
Photo of the students with BKK President Hanshi Steve Arneil.
A great day was had by all at the interclass at our dojo. Over sixty participants took part in points fighting for U18 categories from Loughborough, Westhill, Dunmow, Saffron Walden, Verwood, Crystal Palace and Crawley clubs.
Many thanks to everyone who helped and officiated. Special thanks to Paul Beach and his wife who donated the BBQ food and cooked it all.
Under 9 years
1 Reece Reeve Crawley
2 Samuel Kelly Crystal Palace
3 isobel Mcgregor Crawley
3 Lexi Langrish Saffron Walden
Under 11 years
1 Ashley Black Crawley
2 James Baker Saffron Walden
3 Riley Sweet Dunmow
3 Stephen Greenhough Saffron Walden
1 Charlie Denton Crawley
2 Kobe Spinney Crawley
3 Mikolaj Zabawa Crawley
3 Nikhil Patel Loughborough
1 Ame Sorge Crawley
2 Bethany Salvi Crawley
3 Robert Salvi Crawley
3 Noah Gajraj Crystal Palace
1 Tom Bradley Crawley
2 Ollie Barker West Hill
3 Josh Grant Loughborough
Team Pee Wee Cat 1
3 Crystal Palace
3 West Hill
Team Pee Wee Cat 2
2 Saffron Walden
Pee Wee Cat 3
1 Loughborough B
2 Loughborough A
3 West Hill
Team Under 155cm
3 Saffron Walden
Team Over 155cm and Cadet
1 Crawley A
2 Crawley B
3 West Hll
Best Fighter went to Jake Patterson Loughborough
Dawid Ozga will fight Russia’s Evgeny Solomennikov for the -75 WFKO Championships on May 21st at the Yamburg Cup in Novy Urengoy, Russia.
Event Line Up:
Anton Adushkevich (Russia) – Khoase Tshepo Prince (South Africa)
Evgeny Solomennikov (Russia) – Dawid Ozga (United Kingdom)
Below 85 kg:
Andrey Borisov (Russia) – Jo Miyahara (Japan)
Denis Chepkasov (Russia) – Jonatan Redondo Cardoso (Spain)
Over 85 kg:
Arthur Tilov (Russia) – Ilya Yakovlev (Kazakhstan)
Vitaly Ishakhneli (Russia) – Kevin Wiklund (Sweden)
Well done to all the Juniors who took part in the squad run by Sensei Tony White assisted by Sensei Wai Cheung.
Crawley had Tom Bradley, Olivia Pickthall, Robert Salvi, Beth Salvi, Kobe Spinney Dibble, Ashley Black, Bart Chaisrisud, Charlie Denton, Ame Sorge and Denis Sorokins all participate.
Three of our students will complete in the Pilatus Cup an event in Switzerland for under 18 on 19th March 2916.
Tom Bradley 17, will fight contact rules in this international event and Bart Chaisrisud 14 and Kobe Spinney Dibble 12 will compete in the light contact and kata event.
Well done to all
After a journey starting originally in 1976 Colin Spriggs earned his Shodan black belt at the BKK Summer Camp. His grading was conducted by Hanshi Steve Arneil.