JMAC – October 2022

On September 1, 2022, in General, by gordonfong

Summer Course 2022

On January 18, 2022, in General, by gordonfong

Provisional Summer dates : 23rd – 27th July at Priory Community School Weston-super-Mare


2022 New Year Course

On November 20, 2021, in Events, by gordonfong

From Maya:

Dear Instructor/Secretary

Please find attached information and application form for the upcoming Wado Academy New Year course on Sunday 9th January 2022.

The information has been sent in two formats.  The word document can (hopefully) be completed on the computer, saved and emailed, the pdf file can be printed out and completed by hand (to scan/photograph and email back).  
Please ensure you read both pages, important points to note:

1. Should students require the optional buffet, Corin Pegden must be informed directly before 21st December 2021.
2. This is a pre-registration, pre-payment course.
2. All Wado Academy memberships must be renewed well in advance, there will be no provision to renew membership at the course.  The majority of students whose membership is currently in date will have their expiry date as 31st December 2021. Please encourage your students to renew membership in advance for 2022 from now on.
3. Please ensure that your students submit their application and have made payment by 30th December 2021.

With kind regards



A course, a mini Summer Course

On May 21, 2021, in General, by gordonfong

At last, what you have been waiting for, a course.

Please visit the main site for further details to download a brochure and the application forms.

Please note that cleared payments have to be made before the course.

Covid update

On July 22, 2020, in General, by gordonfong

As you may be aware, the UK Government is easing lockdown with regard to the current Covid 19 pandemic, the health and well being of all Wado Academy practitioners, families and friends is paramount, and all necessary safeguards must be put in place with regard to the return to indoor training from 25th July 2020.

The English Karate Governing Body (EKF) have issued a four phase action plan together with indoor training guidance for the first phase – Phase One. 

Please download and print the attached two documents  and make sure that the guidance is followed to the letter. 

Please note that clubs may also be obliged to follow any further regulations that are required by any facility they might use.

Please take care and stay safe.

Maya Shiomitsu on behalf of M. Shiomitsu

Chief Instructor, Wado-Ryu Karate-Do Academy


UK Summer Course 2020 cancelled

On June 2, 2020, in General, by gordonfong

Cancellation of the Wado Academy Summer Course 25 – 29 July 2020

Due to the ongoing uncertainty with regard to the Government restrictions together with the health, well being and safety of our instructors and students with this ongoing pandemic, it has been decided that it will not be possible to conduct the Wado Academy Summer Course at Priory Community School from 25th to 29th July this year.

We hope that you, your family and students are staying safe.

M. Shiomitsu and Maya


2020 Winter Course poster

On November 3, 2019, in General, by gordonfong