Kokoro Karate Dojo Kyu Grading

  Congratulations to Ashley san and Max san who successfully passed their gradings last week. Ashley san demonstrated his usual determination and skill.  A hard fought grading with lots of sweat following some quite complex maneuvers.  A fully deserved brown belt awarded. Max san showed great spirit, much improving technique and excellent focus.  You should [...]

Kokoro Karate Dojo Kyu Grading

Congratulations to Laurence san, Richard san, Gabriel san and Raphael san who passed their respective gradings recently. The Holloway brothers are showing an increasing level of skill and ability as they progress through their gradings. Laurence is edging ever closer to his black belt grading with his success in his 2nd Kyu grading.  Great spirit, [...]

Merry Karate Christmas

2018 has brought some great and very special memories.................. Our little club continues to grow with newcomers arriving regularly and current members strengthening their techniques and making some great progress, especially the young ones, "adults, you could do better" 🙂 We have had numerous kyu gradings where our students gave their all to earn their next [...]

Kokoro Karate Dojo Kyu Grading

Congratulations to Matthew san and Luke san who passed their 5th Kyu grading today.  Young Luke showed remarkable focus whilst performing his kata and basic movements whilst Matthew pushed himself to exhaustion as you will notice in the very sweaty photograph.  They both demonstrated great skill, focus and determination to enable a pass with flying [...]

Kokoro Karate Dojo Kyu Grading

Congratulations to everyone who graded on Tuesday last week and today.  Your techniques, style and spirit are developing to a good standard.  A tremendous and energetic performance ensured you all passed with flying colours. I look forward to further cementing your current knowledge and introducing you to your next set of new techniques. Keep up [...]


KIBWORTH PRIMARY SCHOOL  In addition to the amazing total of £1,073.00 we raised for MIND, a further £120.00 was collected by our students.  The Holloway family suggested that a worthy recipient would be  Kibworth Primary School for their Wellbeing Week.  They even made a presentation in the school assembly and the head teacher penned a [...]


Wow!!!! What a brilliant turn out and what a fantastic performance by everyone. So far we have managed to absolutely smash our £500.00 target with a current running total of £705.00 with more to come.  The proceeds from this event will be sent to our just giving page at Please feel free to donate directly [...]