2021 Event Timetable

Ishinryu Events for 2021 – Dates for your diary With an end to training restrictions in sight, we can now plan events for the remainder of 2021.  All dates are provisional to be confirmed nearer the time. General Grading for Kyu Grades – Saturday 4...

2021 Event Timetable #1

We hope to hold events in 2021 including a One Day course and Pre-grading courses.  The Summer Course will not be held in 2021. We will delay the scheduling of any events until we are confident that we can hold them.  This depends on lock-down and prevailing...
Alan Poole – 5th Dan

Alan Poole – 5th Dan

Sensei Alan Poole received his 5th Dan from Sensei Lee Smith (6th Dan) at the Hombu on November 3rd – the last lesson there before the November lock-down. Sensei Lee presented the award on behalf of Sensei Ticky Donovan OBE (10th Dan) Congratulations Sensei Alan...

2020 – The Ishinryu Hombu

Announcing the new UK ISHINRYU HOMBU led by sensei Lee Smith Coming soon – sensei Lee Smith will be opening a new Ishinryu club in the Romford area. This new club will become the Hub for Ishinryu training in the UK. The Hombu. The Hombu will be open for students and...

The 2020 Summer Course is cancelled

Having monitored things carefully over recent weeks we have decided to cancel the 2020 Summer Course. We do this with the safety and well-being of our students as our primary concern. We cancel now, with a full two months to go, to dispel any uncertainty and to give...