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Upcoming Seminars

Click below to jump to regional seminars. These are held on a regular basis by head instructors and can be an ideal introduction to Kissaki. Non-members are especially welcome!

Seminar Series with Belgian Chief Instructor Guy Janssens

Seminar Series with UK Chief Instructor Don Came

Seminar Series with Irish Chief Instructor Gerard Smullen


2015 Seminars


1 March 2015 Eastbourne, UK



1 March 2015 with Sensei Don Came, 7th Dan

Kushanku/Kanku-Dai Applied!

A chance to explore the defensive elements of this key kata in a friendly training environment with like minded martial artists. No prior knowledge of the kata is required as we will be breaking it down on the day.

Location: The Karate Academy, Cornfield Lane, Eastbourne

1st March 2015, 12.00 - 3.00pm

£30 kissaki members/ £35 non members

Email appliedkarate@gmail.com to book your space or call: 07952 670 349

7th March 2015, Venlo, Holland

7th March 2015:

Health and Racketclub Venlo

Heymanstraat 101

5927 NP Venlo Boekend

Training times; 10-12hrs and 13-15hrs

Price: Kissaki members: €20 per session, €35 per day

Non Kissaki-members: €25 per sessions, €45 for the day.

Please contact Guy Janssens on 0032-483-065-516

or e-mail guy.janssens2@gmail.com

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28/29 March 2015 Sweden

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28/29th March 2015:

Location: The Budo hall, Idrottsgatan 4, Västervik.

Training times:

Friday 27/3 5 - 7 pm and Saturday 28/3 10-12 am and 1-3 pm.

Price: One session 250 sek (about 25 €) and all three 600 sek (60 €). Kissaki-kai members 500 sek.

Registration: kissakikaisweden@outlook.com

25/26 April 2015 Wächtersbach, Germany

25/26 April 2015:

- Practical applications of ›Kanku-Dai‹
- »Rules Of Combat« in theorie and practice

Times: Sat: 10.00-11.30, 12.00-13.30 and 14.00-15.00 hrs
Sun: 10.00-11.30 and 12.00-13.30 hrs

Location: Nebenturnhalle der Friedrich-August-Genth-Schule,
Am Sportplatz, 63607 Wächtersbach

Prices: €40 for both days, €25 Sat only , €20 for Sun only

Please get in touch with Sensei Matthias Fischer to reserve your space: karate.aufenau@gmx.de


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29th April, Jena, Germany

There will be a 2 hour introductory Kissaki class in Jena on the evening of Wed 29th of April, 19.30-21.30pm. If you are interested and in the area, please contact Sensei Dieter Kluziok for details: dieterkluziok@web.de

2nd, 3rd May 2015 in Fürth, Germany

Following the success of the last two seminars, we are delighted to announce that the 2015 is already confirmed and details are below: Please contact Stephan Kohler for further information: kohler.stephan@googlemail.com

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2nd/ 3rd May 2015:

- effective and realistic self-defence based on kata, esp. Jion
- Self-defence against weapons, esp. knives
- Use of kyusho techniques

Training times:

Sat: 10-11.30, 12-13.30 and 14-15.00 hrs
Sun: 10-11.30 and 12-13.30 hrs
10.00 bis 11.30 Uhr
12.00 bis 13.30 Uhr

Location: Sporthalle des TV Fürth 1860, Coubertin Straße 9 - 11 90768 Fürth

Cost: € 40 for both days, € 25 Sat only, €20 Sun only


e-mail to: vince-morris-2015@karate-fuerth.de

31 July, 1st, 2nd Aug 2015 US Summer Camp in Michigan , USA

Exact details will be announced soon. In the meantime please get in touch with Sensei Phil Oakes if you would like to know more: herbscarpettile@sbcglobal.net


Belgium Kissaki-Kai Seminar Series with Sensei Guy Janssens 7th Dan

Kissaki-Kai Kumite / Bunkai / Rules of Combat with Sensei Guy Janssens

E-mail: guy.janssens2@gmail.com
Cost: Kissaki-Kai members: 2 euro / non-members: 7 euro

2015 DATES:

31 January te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

28 February te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

28 March te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

18 April te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

9 May te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

6 June te Sint-Martens-Latem (Hoge Heirweg 64)
from 14h to 16h

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the Nintai Dojo, Sporthal Latem-Deurle, Hoge Heirweg 64, Sint-Martens-Latem

Sensei Janssens

  • Has a 7th dan black belt Kissaki-Kai
  • Is the Belgian Chief Instructor for Kissaki-Kai
  • About 40 years in martial arts (2 years of boxing and the rest karate)
  • About 20+ years of training with Sensei Vince Morris (first in former I.I.K.R. and afterwards Kissaki-Kai )
  • 2nd Dan Shotokan Karate
  • Certified level 2 kyusho jutsu instructor (IIKR)
  • Certified instructor law enforcement training services (LETS)
  • Chief instructor Kissaki-Kai BENELUX countries
  • Certified trainer B karate B.L.O.S.O (Vlaamse trainersschool/commissariaat-generaal voor de Bevordering van de Lichamelijke Ontwikkeling, de Sport en de Openluchtrecreatie)
  • Certified CPR

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UK Kissaki-Kai Seminar Series with Sensei Don Came 7th Dan

2015 DATES:

For further details or to arrange a seminar please contact Sensei Don Came at: appliedkarate@gmail.com or call: 07952 670 349

Website: www.appliedkarate.org.uk

or on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/160211353999779/

Sensei Came

  • has a 7th dan black belt Kissaki-Kai,
  • is a 3rd dan black belt Wado-ryu,
  • has more than 30 years Martial Arts experience,
  • is a Senior Instructor with Kissaki-Kai Karate-Do International,
  • is the European representative for ISOK (international Society of Okinawan/Japanese Karate-Do),
  • is a Physical Intervention Training Consultant – TASK International & ANSON Tactical,
  • is a Law Enforcement Training Services (LETS) – certified coach,
  • is on the Register of Exercise Professionals (REP’s) Level 3 Senior Instructor,
  • is the Former Eastbourne Borough Council self defence coordinator, Youth Protection Programme,
  • he is also a Personal Trainer and Extreme Kettlebell Instructor
  • and he is CRB checked.

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Irish Kissaki-Kai Seminar Series with Sensei Gerry Smullen 5th Dan

2015 DATES

Kissaki Kai Ireland, Training Dates 2015: The Falcarragh Karate club will host extra seminars/training sessions for the benefit of Kissaki kai members and for anyone wishing to learn about Kissaki Kai during 2014. These are held at the Falcarragh Karate Club,

Sundays 10am -12 noon, Training at Ionad Chú Chulainn Ballyconnell road, Falcarragh, Co. Donegal

Kissaki Kai Ireland 2015

8th February - Open Session
22th February - Senior Kyu
8th March - Open session
22nd March - Senior Kyu
12th April - Open Session
26th April - Senior Kyu
10th May - Open session
7th June - Open Session
21st June - Senior Kyu
13th September -Open Session
27st September - Senior Kyu
11th October - Open Session
8th November - Open Session
22th November - Open Session
13th December - Open Session

Contact; 086 -1773901, e-mail;  falcarraghkarateclub@gmail.com

For more details, please check out; falcarraghkarateclub.blogspot.com

Sensei Smullen

  • has a 5th Dan (Godan) Kissaki Kai Karate
  • 4th Dan (Yondan) in Wado Ryu Karate (Welsh Bushi-Kai, & Ulster Karate Federation)
  • Level two coach in Martial Arts, National Coaching & Training Centre, Irish Sports Council, and National Coaching Development Programme.
  • ACS Award in Sports Coaching, Sports Coach UK, Northern Ireland Sports Council
  • LETS Law Enforcement Training services Int –Control & Restraint tutor certificate
  • Garda Vetting received (and current).
  • WUKO Kata Judge
  • Current First aid and CPR certificates, including; occupational first aid, first aid skills and emergency aid.
  • 30 years training in Wado-Ryu Karate,
  • 27 years as primary club organiser/instructor
  • Former  Chairman of the Ulster Karate Federation (to 2011)
  • 18 years of Competition (Kumite)
  • 2 years training in Freestyle (karate/kickboxing)
  • World Karate Council  Referee World & Euro Championships 1998-1999-2000
  • Senior WKC tatami Referee, (@Female senior heavyweight Kumite Final 1998)
  • Ulster Karate Council referee to 2007
  • Ulster Karate Federation referee 2006 to 2011
  • National Certificates in Health & Safety awareness and in Child protection
  • Certificate in Reality-based Personal Protection  - Knife Survival

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