Kangeiko 2017!

January 11, 2017By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

  Kangeiko 2017 … it’s our 10th Anniversary! This year our Kangeiko is from the 23rd to the 29th of January, every morning from 7am until 8am. Kangeiko is Japanese for Cold Training, a traditional way of building spirit.  We will welcome all Karate students, adults and children, for a morning run followed by training in … Read More

Happy New Year!

January 3, 2017By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Happy New Year to All and a reminder that classes begin again on Thursday 5th January with the 4 o’clock class in the Swan Leisure,  the 4.30pm and 5.30pm classes in Ranelagh Hombu Dojo and the 5.30pm class in Terenure Sports Club. And then from Friday we’re all back to normal. Look out for this … Read More

Christmas Party!

November 11, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

The Christmas Party is great opportunity to relax and meet all the Sensei, fellow karate-ka and their families.  There’s always great demand for tickets so book early to avoid disappointment as places are limited!

Grading and Open Course 3rd & 4th December

October 21, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Scott Langley 6th Dan, Michael Fahlsten 5th Dan and Mario Traschel 4th Dan WTKO Ireland present an Open Course and Grading with Scott Langley 6th Dan, Michael Fahlsten 5th Dan and Mario Traschel 4th Dan assisted by Palma Diosi 5th Dan and Ross Stewart 3rd Dan on Saturday 3rd December 2016 and Sunday 4th December … Read More

Congratulations Palma!!

July 11, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Our own Sensei Palma Diosi graded to 5th Dan on the 2nd of July in front of Sensei Richard Amos, World Chief Instructor of the WTKO, in Oslo, Norway. Huge Congratulations to Palma on this achievement which makes her the highest grade female in the WTKO!!  We all knew she could do it though, so … Read More

Book Launch – Karate Clever!

June 9, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Our very own Scott Langley will launch his follow up book to his best selling Karate Stupid called Karate Clever on Sunday, June 26th at 4pm in the Hombu Dojo Ranelagh There will be Sushi and wine and the chance to ask Scott to sign your book / shirt / autograph book… Everyone is invited … Read More

Takeshi Kitagawa Seminar

May 6, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

We are delighted to host Takeshi Kitagawa on Thursday 19th of May in the Hombu Dojo, Ranelagh from 7pm – 9pm. Training costs just €20, but places are limited so contact Eibhlin to book your place today!

Next Grading – June 11th and 12th

May 6, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Grading and Open Course in June 2016Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of June 2016 Scott Langley and Scott Middletonassisted by Palma Diosi and Ross Stewart Tallaght Leisure CentreFortunestown Way, Dublin 24 Saturday:Adults and Green Belt (6th Kyu) and over Kids Training: 10am – 12pm and 12.30pm – 2pmCost: Adults – €30; Kids – €20 Grading: … Read More

May Bank Holiday – Schedule Changes

April 14, 2016By Hombu Dojo KarateNews & Events

Sat. 30th April there will be only 2 classes in Ranelagh 11am– Mixed Juniors (beginner to 7th Kyu) & 12noon Adults + 6Kyu & above. La Salle and WestPark- classes as normal (La Salle 10.15am & WestPark- 12noon & 1pm). Monday 2nd June – NO classes at any of our venues due to Bank Holiday. … Read More