Welcome to York Elite
After a very successful 2015 we are looking forward to what 2016 will bring to the club and our members. There are lots of events coming up through the club and via the KUGB including competition, guest Instructors and lots more. Keep your eye on our web pages or via our Facebook page above so you don't miss out.
England Junior Squad Selection
Congratulations to Fraser Grice, Cayleigh McCartney, Connor Dunckley and James McNichol for their selection to the KUGB 2016 England Squad.
Everyone at the club is delighted and proud of your selection and we're looking forward to supporting you throughout the year in competition.
Annual Awards Party 2016
Our Annual Awards Party was held on Friday 15th Jan. Full details can be found under Latest News HERE
Grading and Training with Sensei John Holdsworth 6th Dan KUGB
Our last club grading was held on Sunday 20th December with Sensei Holdsworth ably supported by Sensei Julie Nicholson 6th Dan KUGB. Full details can be found HERE
Our Latest Dan Grades
York Elite were well represented at the Free Black and Brown Belt Course in Sunderland on Sunday 22nd November. After two great training classes in the morning the following York Elite Karateka graded under the watchful eye of Sensei Andy Sherry 9th Dan.
Congratulations go to:
Niall McCreanor - 2nd Dan
Sam Blundell - 2nd Dan
Attila Rejto - 1st Dan
Eleanor Blundell - 1st Dan
Matthew Coatesworth - 1st Dan
Tom Howell - 1st Dan
Adults Only Class - Thursday Evenings
We have now started an Adults Only Evening Class on Thursdays at 7pm. The class is aimed at parents and adult members who either fancy starting karate or improving their techniques. The class will be structured so all levels can benefit and it will include fitness and conditioning exercise more suited to adults than in an all-age class. For more information please ask at the dojo.
Don't forget hroughout the year to keep your eyes out for news and events on the website and our Facebook Group Page which you can access through the link above. If anyone wants to join the Facebook page or invite someone else then feel free; the more the merrier!
Check out the latest news on our association with York Children's University by clicking on York CU