Who’s who at Portchester
Instructors at Portchester
Sensei Merv O’Donnell 7th Dan
Sensei Merv was one of the fortunate people to benefit from direct instruction from the earliest of Japanese Senseis to come to England, such as Sensei's Kanazawa, Enoeda, Asano, Ochi, Sumi,Takahashi and Tomita. Following a number of years teaching at the Portsmouth Karate Club and a range of clubs in the Hampshire and Isle of Wight area, Sensei Merv started the Portchester Club in 1982. In addition to leading the club instructors Sensei Merv is also the secretary, senior instructor and a grading examiner for the Shotokan of England Karate Union (SEKU). Read More
The following are the main Instructors at the Portchester Karate Club. Other members help with the Instruction and their abilities to help others is much appreciated.
|Training on Wednesday 25th March 2015 is ON, but at the Community School in White Hart Lane. Normal times|
The hall at the Community School in White Hart Lane is available and so the lesson times are as normal.
- *New* 2015 New Year Meal - 22 February 2015
- *New* Black belt success - 14 February 2015
- Internal club competition - December 2014 - 11 December 2014
- Kata Focus Class - Sunday 7th December 2014 - 09 December 2014
- Introductory Kumite Class. 30th November. - 30 November 2014
- Sensei Malcolm Bradley's visit 28th November. - 30 November 2014
- Brown Belt-Kata Focus Class - Sunday 16th November 2014 - 18 November 2014
- Kata Focus Class - Sunday 26th October 2014 - 28 October 2014