Fighting Development Day 2024

Fighting Development Day 12th May 2024

We’d like to invite all members who are interested in taking part in fighting competitions to join us at our Fighting Development Day on Sunday 12th May from 10.30am-2.30pm at Engage Sport and Fitness, Edinburgh Napier University, Sighthill Campus, EH11 4BN.

The event has been organised by our association and the subsidised cost of £15. Instructors from our group will be there to help lead the event.

The event will comprise skills and drills, fitness, fun and match time. There will be a break for lunch so please bring a packed lunch with you.

If interested please reply to your instructor asap making a £15 cash payment to them.

Fighting Development Day

SWA Kata and Kickmaster 2024 Results

Well done to all the members who took part in our Kata and Kickmaster Championships on Sunday 14th May 2024 at Winchburgh Sport and Wellbeing Hub.

Here are some photos of the winners on the podium

Full results are listed below.

KM1 – Kickmaster 3-4 Years
Junior Grades
🥇 Lillie

KM2 – Kickmaster 5-6 Years
Junior Grades
🥇 Conall
🥈 Adam
🥉 Oscar
🥉 Victor

KM3 – Kickmaster 7-8 Years
Junior Grades
🥇 Leo
🥈 Jack
🥉 Alia
🥉 Jenson

KM4 – Kickmaster 9years+
Junior Grades
🥇 Rafaele
🥈 Connor
🥉 Alwin
🥉 Julia

KM5 – Kickmaster 7-9 years
Kyu Grades
🥇 Finlay
🥈 Vihaan
🥉 Kacper
🥉 Ryan

KM6 – Kickmaster 10 years+
Kyu Grades
🥇 Safia
🥈 Tara
🥉 Olivia
🥉 Lachlan

KA1 Half Kata 3-4 Years
🥇 Ella-Jane
🥈 Lillie

KA2 Half Kata 5-6 Years
🥇 Adam
🥈 Oscar
🥉 Victor
🥉 Ollie

KA3 Half Kata 7 Years+
🥇 Finlay
🥈 Jordan
🥉 Caleb
🥉 Anna Sofia

KA4 Kata Junior Grades 6-7 years
🥇 Conall
🥈 Max
🥉 Alvan
🥉 Christopher
🥉 Mark

KA5 Kata Junior Grades 8 years+

🥇 Connor
🥈 Rafaele
🥉 Jack
🥉 Casey

KA6 Kata Kids 9th-7th Kyu
🥇 Rueben
🥈 Kavi
🥉 Kaylah
🥉 Zoe

KA7 Kata Kids 6th-4th Kyu
🥇 Lachlan
🥈 Tara
🥉 Nikodem
🥉 Kacper

KA8 Kata Kids 3rd-1st Kyu
🥇 Ashley
🥈 Abhiram
🥉 Olivia
🥉 Safia

ASN Kata
🥇 Sophie
🥈 Kyle
🥉 Luke

AK1 Adult Kyu Grades
🥇 Stefania
🥈 Mark
🥉 Amy
🥉 Murray

AK2 Cadet/Junior Kata

AK3 Senior Dan Grade Kata
🥇 Andrew
🥈 Alain
🥉 Careth

AK4 Open Kata


AGM 2024

Reminder of our Annual General Meeting (AGM).

🗓 Saturday 4th May 2024

🕐 1.45pm

📍 Winchburgh Sports Hub

️Open to all licenced adult members and parents/carers of licenced child members.

North East Open March 2024

Well done to the Shuzoku members who took part in the North East Open in Peterlee on Sunday 24th March 2025.

Results as follows:

🥇Tom Gold Senior Male Wado Kata

🥉Andrew Bronze Senior Male Wado Kata

🥈Kyle Silver Para Kata

🥉Nicole Bronze Female Cadet Kata

🥉Andrew Bronze Male Veterans

🥉Tom/Andrew Bronze Senior Pairs Kata

North East Open March 2024

March/April 2024 Kata Team Pool Dates

The next Kata Team Pool Training sessions will be on:

Saturday 16th March 2-4pm at Xcite Broxburn Sports Centre.

Friday 5th April 6-7pm at Engage Napier University (Sighthill Campus).

They are open to SWA members interesting in developing their kata for open competitions (students must know at least one/two full katas). We are working on improving/developing kata specifically for competitions, rather than teaching new katas.

Members wishing to take part should check with their club instructor first.

Scottish National Kata Championships 2024

Well done to all the Shuzoku Wado-Kai Association members who competed at the Scottish National Kata Championships on Sunday 18th February 2024.

1x🥇 Gold, 5x🥈Silver, 5x🥉Bronze.

🥇Gold – Ashley
🥈Silver – Tara
🥈Silver – Connor
🥈Silver – Safia
🥈Silver – Sakina
🥈Silver – Careth
🥉Bronze – Lachlan
🥉Bronze – Trissha
🥉Bronze – Nicole
🥉Bronze – Aaron
🥉Bronze – Amy

Scottish National Kata Championships
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