About Us

AboutUsThe club or ‘Dojo’ using the Japanese term is run by Chief Instructor Shihan David Pickthall, 6th Dan and Shihan Neil Madeley, 5th Dan.

Both karateka were students of Hanshi Steve Arneil, 10th Dan who became the dojo chief instructor in 1969 to 2009 when he asked them to take over the dojo.



The club is located at Hut, 25 Tilgate Recreation Centre, Tilgate Forest, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 5PH