12th Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan International UK Branch Gasshuku

2 September 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Longfield School
Longfield Rd
Darlington, Darlington DL3 0RU
See Details Below
Sensei Fred Bateman
0780 782 7978

This Saturday Session is open for all Martial Artists.

This will be the 12th Annual Gasshuku in the UK, and the eighth one hosted in Darlington. Friday will be for Matayoshi Instructors only. The Saturday session will be open to all Martial Artists, irrespective of style, who have an interest in Okinawan Kobudo and no previous experience in MKKI kobudo, and the Sunday for Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan Members.

The seminar will be instructed by Franco Sanguinetti Sensei (7th Dan) who is one of the senior instructors in the Kodokan, Okinawa, and respected the world over. He is a direct student of Matayoshi Shinpo Sensei and is the official head representative for Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan International in the West.


Training given by: Franco Sanguinetti (7th Dan)
Date: 1st to 3rd September 2017

Venues: Longfield School, Longfield Road, Darlington, and at the Clifton Centre, Clifton Road, Darlington

Training Times:

  • Friday 1st Sept. from 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm (MKKI Instructors Only)
  • Saturday 2nd Sept. 10.00 am to 4.00 pm (Open to All Martial Artists)
  • Sunday 3rd Sept. 9.00 am to 5.00 pm (MKKI Members Only)

Price: (Fees are not Refundable)

  • For weekend £175
  • For 1 Day £75 (Open to All Martial Artists)
  • For 1 Day Juniors £35

Late Fee will be charged after the 4th June 2017 of £30 added to the above prices. So please make sure you book your place before the late fee date.

Hotel Accommodation is available – please enquire.

These Events have been extremely successful and enjoyed by all. So if you are interested then information can be obtained through the host.

Sensei Fred Bateman