England Call Ups for Crawley Students

The dojo has seven under 18’s fighting for England in the Severn Challenge this weekend 29th October in Cardiff at the Central Youth Club, CF24 5HF.

In the U16 Robert Salvi, Ame Sorge, Bart Chaisrisud, Charlie Denton and Denis Sorokins will compete in the Clicker in both Team and Individual categories.

In the Knockdown Olivia Pickthall is in the Girls Lightweight and Bethany Salvi is in the Girls Heavyweight categories.

Teams from Belgium, Switzerland, Turkey, Wales and England will participate

Cadets Pick Up Two British Titles at K2

Bethany Salvi won the Girls Heavyweight Cadet category and Olivia Pickthall won the Girls Lightweight Cadet category at the British Championships at K2, Crawley on the 1st October.


Bethany won her two fights by unanimous judges decisions and Olivia drew her first fight and then won by mae geri to the head for waza ari and a unanimous decision in her final fight.



Crawley also had Dawid Ozga, Blake Collins and Kirsten Galatius Smith in the Cup of Europe.

Dawid won his first fight by ippon and then his last 16 bout by Ushiro geri ippon then lost on boards to Clai Henry from USA.


Blake Collins won his first bout by Ippon then lost to Eldar Ismailzade of Russia.



Kirsten Galatius Smith won by judges decision in her first fight then lost to Diana Cantero Perez of Spain in the quarter finals

The Greg Hitchings Memorial Cup 2016



The dojo had good results at this years event at Dunmow, Essex  with a haul of medals.

The team of Blake Collins, Bethany Salvi, Robert Salvi, Ame Sorge, Ashley Black, Louis Sorge took 3rd place losing out to he eventual winners.

Robert Salvi was 2nd place in the +158cm high grade, both Ashley Black and Kobe Spinney took 3rd place in the -158cm high grade. Denis Sorokins was 3rd in the low grade.

Kobe, Ashley and Bart Chaisrisud also took 1st place in their kyokushin rules category with Ame taking 2nd.

Thanks to Senpai Blake for coaching and organising the fighters.

Five Crawley Juniors Selected For England


The dojo had five of its U16 members selected to be part of a nine person team to represent England at the Severn Challenge in Cardiff on the 29th October 2016.

Seen pictured here with the team and GB coaches Sensei Tony White and Sensei Wai Cheung our fighters Ame Sorge, Robert Salvi, Bart Chaisrisud, Charlie Denton and Denis Sorokins will all take part this continuous point scoring event.

Good luck to all

Victory for Ozga and Spinney at the SENI Strength and Conditioning Show

Crawley student performed extremely well at the SENI, O2 Arena this weekend with Dawid Ozga taking 1st place in the West Europe Cup at middleweight and Kobe Spinney taking 1st place in the Juniors -150cm English Invitational.

The dojo also had Kirsten Galatius Smith get 3rd in the Women’s +60kg, Robert Salvi 3rd in the Junior +150cm and Pee Wee Ashley Black achieving 3rd place although fighting above his age category also in the -150cm.

All the juniors fought very well with Ame Sorge, Bethany Salvi, Charlie Denton and Denis Sorokins all taking part.

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In the full contact Dawid dominated his category winning all 3 fights by waza ari scoring with body punches. Kirsten had 3 tough scraps, all going the distance.

Blake Collins also fought well at middleweight and was very unlucky to not get an outright victory in his first match and then lost to a very experienced dutch fighter. He missed out on 3rd place only due to weight difference.

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Crawley Interclub and BBQ

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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.

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Results below

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

Under 155cm
1 Charlie Denton Crawley
2 Kobe Spinney Crawley
3 Mikolaj Zabawa Crawley
3 Nikhil Patel Loughborough

Over 155cm
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
1 Crawley
2 Loughborough
3 Crystal Palace
3 West Hill

Team Pee Wee Cat 2
1 Loughborough
2 Saffron Walden
3 Verwood

Pee Wee Cat 3
1 Loughborough B
2 Loughborough A
3 West Hill

Team Under 155cm
1 Crawley
2 Loughborough
3 Dunmow
3 Saffron Walden

Team Over 155cm and Cadet
1 Crawley A
2 Crawley B
3 West Hll

Best Fighter went to Jake Patterson Loughborough

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Crawley Scoop Golds At Southern Area Cup

The club had some great performances with victories at all levels from Pee wee to Veterans in the Clicker and Kata. The club won all the team events plus eight of the thirteen individual divisions.

Crawley fighters results below

1st Pee Wee Team
1st Junior Team
2nd Junior Team
1st Adult Team


Junior Yellow and Green belt
1st Charlie Denton
3rd Robert Salvi


Junior Red belt

1st Reece Reeve


Adult Black and Brown belt

1st Blake Collins
2nd Tom Bradley



1st Colin Spriggs
2nd Roy Salvi
3rd Tom Frith

Clicker Individuals

Pee Wee

1st Denis Sorokins
3rd Ryley Bosher

Under 150cm

1st Kobe  Spinney Dibble
2nd Charlie Denton
3rd Jack Edwards

Over 150cm

1st Bethany Salvi
2nd Ame Sorge

Adult Black and Brown belt

2nd Balke Collins


1st Tom Frith
2nd Roy Salvi