Sensei Hogan achieves EKF Kumite Judge A

Massive congratulations to Sensei Mick Hogan's recent achievement at the EKF Championships in Kosovo #EKF Kumite Judge A #Karate#Olympics More

Sensei Hazard awards diplomas to new ASK black belts

May,2017 : ASK seminar with Sensei Hazard Big congratulations to Padraig Hassett and Maurice Keane on receiving their Shodan diplomas from Sensei Hazard. They did excellent gradings in December 2016. Congratulations everyone who graded for their Mon and Kyu grades. Sensei Hazard gave a lot of feedback on what ... More

Renee Smaal International Cup

Academy of Shotokan Karate Ireland had a great outing at the Renee Smaal International Cup Open. We had 10 members in 20 events throughout the day and came home with 13 medals. I would like to thank the parents for taking time out of their busy schedule to give a helping hand at this international competition. Very proud ... More

Shotokan Karate Kyu Grading success A.S.K. Seminar weekend

Congratulations everyone from the Kilmurry, Kinvara, Kilkishen and Cratloe Dojos who graded over the weekend with our chief instructor Sensei Dave Hazard. Saturday, Sensei covered your Grading Kata and a few bit you need to change the coming months. So don't get lazy over the Summer! On Sunday, for the Brown ... More

Sensei Dave Hazard A.S.K. Ireland Karate Course (May) 2016

Seminar and Grading with Sensei Dave Hazard, 7th dan. Chief Instructor of Academy of Shotokan Karate. Former English Kata Squad Coach (2000 -2006). Author of "Born Fighter" and "Fundamental Karate", and the excellent dvd series "Dave Hazard and Aidan Trimble: Applied Karate". Open Seminar with Chief Instructor Sensei Dave ... More

New 2nd Dan Black Belt for ASKI

Congratulations to Cian Hogan on passing his 2nd dan exam under Sensei Hazard in early December. Cian and Padraig are both part of the ONAKAI Mens' TEAM KATA squad for 2016. The future is bright! Overview:    Cian Hogan passed for his 2nd dan with flying colours after performing an impeccable Jitte ("ten ... More

ASKI Karate Seminar & Grading – Chief Instructor – Sensei Dave Hazard, 7th dan

Open Seminar with Chief Instructor Sensei Dave Hazard, 7th dan, former English Kata Coach 2000-2006. When: First Weekend - 5th & 6th December 2015 Where: Venue TBC (Shannon or Newmarket on Fergus) ******************** Schedule: SATURDAY All ASKI Members 11.00 - 12.00          7th Kyu - 1st kyu 12.15 - ... More

Academy of Shotokan Karate 2nd dan award

Shannon native and long standing A.S.K. student Kevin Nolan received his certificate for 2nd dan black belt from Sensei Hogan last weekend after a Sunday morning Kicking Class in Newmarket-on-Fergus. Kevin passed his examination for 2nd dan with Sensei Dave Hazard (founder and Chief Instructor A.S.K.) back in May. We are ... More

Photos from IKKU Cork Open Championships 2015

Photos from IKKU Cork Open Championships 2015 - 5th  Sep.  Little Island Sports Complex, Cork More

Photos from Banzai Cup Open – Berlin

Photos from the International Banzai Cup Open 2015 in Berlin, on 10-11th October 2015 Representing ASKI were Cian Hogan and Padraig Hassett from the Kilmurry Dojo. Sensei Michael Hogan was judging at the championships was a WKF certified Kata judge. More