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ASKI at Annual ASK Instructors’ Course

ASKI Blackbelts Kevin Nolan (2nd dan) and Maurice Keane (1st dan) accompanied Sensei Michael Hogan (5th dan - Senior Instructor for ASK Ireland) to the Annual Academy of Shotokan Karate Instructor's Course. The course took place at The Dojo in Nottingham, the Honbu Dojo for Sensei Aidan Trimble's Federation of Shotokan Karate (FSK).   The ... More


We've received wonderful news for Karate in sports! Here is to TOKYO 2020. Oss! See the following email from Javier Escalante, Secretary WKF & EKF. HISTORIC DECISION: KARATE IN THE OLYMPIC GAMES! Karate is in the Olympic Games. The 129th Session of the International Olympic Committee being held in Rio de Janeiro has decided to incorporate the sport of ... 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 and Black belt class Sensei Hazard ... 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 Hazard, 7th dan, former English ... 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 hands") Kata and Kaeshi Ippon Kumite ... 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 proud of your achievement, well done ... More

IKKU Cork Open – Entry Forms

Details for the IKKU Cork Open 2015 PDF: IKKU Cork Open September 2015 Please contact John Connolly for more info. 087 242 4395  jconnoly9@icloud.com ASKI will be sending some from the squad down to compete. Let Sensei Hogan know if you are interested. More

ONAKAI Coaching Course 2015 – Intro to Coaching

O.N.A.K.A.I. COACHING COURSES Introduction To Coaching and Level 1 Coaching (Courses are about coaching karate and not about any particular style of karate) INTRODUCTION TO COACHING • Saturday, 6th June 2015 • Course fee is €65 • Age ? 16 years of age • Closing date: Friday 8th May.   The venue for the courses will be determined on a ... More

ASK Open Karate Seminar [May] – Sensei Dave Hazard, 7th dan

Seminar with Sensei Dave Hazard - 7th Dan, former England Squad Kata Coach (2000-2006). Chief Instructor of the prestigious Academy of Shotokan Karate. Slight change of schedule this year with the Spring seminar moved to the May Bank Holiday weekend. [Where] Newmarket on Fergus Community Hall Ballycar Road, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Co. Clare. https://goo.gl... More

Photos from April PreGrading Class

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