Beyond Styles – Bunkai Seminar

Andrew Rheeston, Lee Taylor & Leigh Simms team up to bring you 4 hours of practical kata bunkai for both Passai/Bassai Dai and Kosokun Dai/Kushanku/Kanku Dai.

Coming from three different backgrounds Lee, Andy and Leigh will be offering a multitude of practical applications to Passai/Bassai Dai and Kosokun Dai/Kushanku/Kanku Dai which will be valuable regardless of your style or system.

£30 per person. Contact any instructor to book your place.

Andrew Rheeston – info@armartialarts.co.uk
Lee Taylor – info@leetaylorkarate.co.uk
Leigh Simms – Leigh@leighsimms.com

Be great to see as many of you there as possible. Andy

Date: Sunday 9th June 2019, 12:00 – 16:00

Location: Joseph Chamberlain Sports Centre, 1 Belgrave Road, Birmingham, B12 9FF

Link to Facebook Event

Iain Abernethy / Andrew Rheeston Seminar

I have the pleasure of once again hosting and teaching alongside Iain Abernethy on Sunday 17th February 2019.

The seminar will be held at North Solihull Sports Centre, Conway Road, Chelmsley Wood, B37 5LA and I will be looking at some sections from Chinto, Jitte, Pinan / Heian Yodan and Godan but no prior knowledge of these kata are needed in order to perform the particular drills.

Pre-booking for the seminar is essential and the cost of the seminar is £35 if paid advance or £45 if paying on the day (paying on the day places need to be confirmed by Andy prior to arriving). Payments in advance can be made by Paypal following the link below, or if Bank Transfer is preferable to contact Andy on 07929989720 or arheeston@hotmail.co.uk for account details.

I look forward to seeing as many of you there as possible.

Thanks
Andy

Date: Sunday, 17 February 2019 from 11:30-15:30

Location: North Solihull Sports Centre, Conway Road, Birmingham, B37 5LA

Link to Facebook Event

3rd Annual Brendan Westwood Seminar

Brendan Westwood MKG UK

The UK Director of the Minnesota Kali Group (MKG) will once again be teaching a seminar around the MKG method.

This will be the 3rd Seminar Brendan has done for us and each year just gets better and better. We will be focussing on different arts from the MKG curriculum. The session is open to abilities, so if your new to martial arts your still welcome to attend.

The cost of the seminar is £35 paid in advance or £40 on the day (once a space is confirmed with Andrew Rheeston).

You can pay either by PayPal (follow the link below), cash on the day or by bank transfer (contact Andrew for payment details).

Any questions or to book your space Andrew can be contacted by e-mail: Andrew@armartialarts.co.uk, on Facebook or by phone 07929989720.

Thanks and see you all there.

Andy

Date: Sunday 2nd December at 12:00–16:00

Location: John Henry Newman Catholic College, Chelmsley Road, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, B37 5GA

Link to Facebook Event

Phil Norman Combatives Seminar

I have the pleasure of once again hosting Phil Norman on Saturday, 13 October at Team Black Belt in Solihull from 12:30 – 16:30.

We will be looking at Phil’s combatives training methods and Drills, which are sure to be great fun for everyone. Everyone over the age of 13 is welcome to attend.

The cost of the seminar is £35 per person, and can be paid by bank transfer or PayPal ( PayPal.me/ARheeston/35 ). If you are interested in coming along then contact me to book your place.

Any questions or to book your place contact Andy on 07929989720 or via e-mail andrew@armartialarts.co.uk

Date: Saturday, 13 October at 12:30–16:30

Location: Team Black Belt, Olton Tavern Public House, Lode Lane, Solihull, B92 8NU

Link to Facebook Event

ARMA Trapping and Grappling Seminar

On Sunday 3rd June I will be teaching a seminar around trapping and grappling concepts found within karate kata.

We will look at common principles throughout the day and see how various kata demonstrate these principles. The day will cover entering techniques, trapping and clearing obstructions, joint locks and chokes/strangles.

this will be an interesting day for both advanced students and beginners. You do not to be a karate student to attend the seminar, students of all martial arts are welcome, the techniques taught throughout the day will be applicable to all martial arts styles.

The seminar will cost just £25 per person.

Any questions or to book your place contact Andy on 07929989720 or via e-mail andrew@armartialarts.co.uk

Date: Sunday, 3rd June 2018, from 11:00 – 15:00

Location: Team Black Belt, Olton Tavern Public House, Lode Lane, Solihull, B92 8NU

Link to Facebook Event

MKG UK Seminar with Brendan Westwood

Brendan Westwood MKG UK

Following on from last year’s successful seminar with have the pleasure of hosting Guro Brendan Westwood the UK & European Director of the Minnesota Kali Group for another seminar around the MKG arts. The session last year focussed around stick and knife training, hubad (a sensitivity drill to feel pressure from a partner or opponent to manipulate them into positions where they are off balance and easy to hit) and impact work on the focus mitts. Was a great session and sure this year’s session will be just as fun!

The seminar will be held at Team Black Belt Dojo, Lode Lane, Solihull, B92 8NU. The cost will be £30 for the seminar and can be paid by either cheque or cash on the day. In the first instance please book and confirm your place with Andy prior to sending payment, as places will be limited for this event. Contact details for Andy are tel: 07929989720 or e-mail andrew@armartialarts.co.uk

Date: Sunday 3rd December at 12:00–16:00

Location: Team Black Belt Dojo, Lode Lane, Solihull, B92 8NU

Andrew Rheeston Seminar

MKG Birmingham

Following on from the great feedback of the seminar with myself and Iain Abernethy earlier this year I have arranged to continue the theme and teach another seminar which will focus again on the similarities between Karate and Kali Motions. » Read more

Mick Tully Secret Stuff Seminar

Following on from the February seminar I have again invited Mick Tully to teach another seminar for me for more great training and even better humour. For those that came along to the February seminar, we’re going to have more of the same fun again. For those who missed out last time come along to this one to see what fun you missed out on. » Read more

Phil Norman Survive/Ghost Seminar – 26th June

On Sunday 26th June, Phil Norman will be coming to teach a 2 hour seminar based around his Survive self protection system as well as a 2 hour seminar on his Ghost System.

In 1989 Phil became the first UK based student to pass Ajarn Surachai Sirisute’s Thai test and he also received his Initiateur (Instructor) in Boxe Francais Savate under Professeur Salem Assli. In 1991 Phil became an apprentice instructor under Guru Dan Inosanto in the Filipino Martial Arts Kali/ Silat and in Jun Fan Martial Arts/ Jeet Kune Do.

In 1998 Phil won the middleweight Sport Ju Jitsu World Title, beating fighters from Japan, Canada and the USA. In 2000 Phil took and passed the Shooto exam under Sensei Yorinaga Nakamura and became the first UK student to get a 100% pass rate. In the same year, he became one of only 5 Students in the UK to be awarded the honour of his Full Instructorship under Guru Dan Inosanto.

Price of this seminar is £35 pre-booked and £45 on the day, spaces are limited so please contact me to book and pre-pay for you place. Payments can be taken through PayPal or via cheque, message me for paypal or address details for payment.

Hope to see everyone there, Andy

Date: Sunday, 26 June 2016at 10:30–14:30
Location: John Henry Newman Catholic College, Chelmsley Road, Birmingham, B37 5GA

Show Map
1 2