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Champion takes training session
Published 06/05/14



WORLD karate champion Shinji Nagaki held a four-hour training session at Henley’s Can Do Martial Arts last weekend.

The course was a huge honour for the club as it was the only seminar that Nagaki held on this particular visit to England and Henley instructors Sensei Ben Richardson, Sensei Richard Bell and Sempei Matt Gleave were invited to demonstrate both kumite and kata techniques alongside him.

Chief instructor Richardson said: “It was an incredibly tough session, but just shows the high regard in which the club is held.

“Several of our members have recently been selected for the England elite squad and to have the standing and reputation to warrant a visit from Sensei Nagaki is incredible.” The instructors are already looking forward to passing on their hard earned new knowledge to Can Do classes at Trinity School, Harpsden Hall and Gillotts Leisure Centre.


Published 06/05/14


 
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