Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan International UK Branch
15th Annual Gasshuku

2nd to 4th September 2022 

This is our 15th year in the UK where the Annual Gasshuku will be hosted in Darlington. The Friday will be for Matayoshi Instructors, the Saturday session will be open to all Martial Artists, irrespective of style, who have an interest in Okinawan Kobudo. No previous experience in MKKI kobudo is necessary. The Sunday wil be for Matayoshi Kobudo Kodokan International Members and any grading.


Training given by: Franco Sanguinetti (8th Dan). Direct Student of Matayoshi Shinpo Sensei.

Date: 2nd to 4th September 2022

Venues: Clifton Centre, and Longfield School, Darlington

Training Times:

  • Friday 2nd Sept. from 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm
    (MKKI Instructors Only)
  • Saturday 3rd Sept. 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
    (Open to All Martial Artists)
  • Sunday 4th Sept. 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
    (MKKI Members Only)

Price: (Fees are not Refundable)

  • For weekend £165
  • For 1 Day £50 (Open to All Martial Artists)
  • For 1 Day Juniors £40

Hotel Accommodation is available – please enquire.

For more information then please contact the host:

Fred Bateman Sensei:
Tel: 44 (0) 780 782 7978

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