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14th Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan International UK Branch Gasshuku

August 30 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

This Friday Evening is for MKKI Instructor Members Only.

This will be the 14th Annual Gasshuku in the UK, and the tenth 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 (8th 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 (8th Dan)
Date: 30th August to 1st September 2018

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

Training Times:

  • Friday 30th Aug. from 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm (MKKI Instructors Only)
  • Saturday 31st Aug. 10.00 am to 4.00 pm (Open to All Martial Artists)
  • Sunday 1st 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 1st June 2019 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.


August 30
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Sensei Fred Bateman
0780 782 7978


Clifton Centre – St Columbus Church Hall
Clifton Ave
Darlington, DL1 5EE United Kingdom
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