INSTRUCTORS ANNUAL DINNER
April saw the top UKASKO/UKMAF instructors for 2017 come together in Warrington for the Associations Annual Dinner.
Instructors from England, Scotland, Wales and N.Ireland, enjoyed a three course meal organised by Shihan Kevin Barlow of North West Shukokai.
The venue chosen was The Hallmark Hotel in Warrington.
After the meal, our chairman Roy Stanhope 9th Dan proceeded to award instructors with the relevant Coaching/Dan Grade Awards, together with trophies consisting of beautifully crafted bronze samurai figurines.
Additional awards for Dan Gradings and Outstanding achievements were awarded.
Julian Griffiths receiving his 4th Dan award
Kevin Campbell receiving his 5th Dan award
Garry Lewis receiving his 6th Dan award
Steve Langbridge receiving his 6th Dan award
Fred Bateman receiving his 6th Dan award