2017

18 November 2017 Kyu Grading

Many congratulations to all the students who took part in and passed their Kyu Gradings, held at Ainslie Park.

Allan Spence, 7th Dan

8th Kyu

  Sara Boufoura

7th Kyu

  Leila Boufoura
6th Kyu
  Andrew Mitchell
  Daniel Quinn
  Kevin Martin (Adult)
5th Kyu
  Dylan Harvey
  Robin Payne (Adult)
  Erica Grauso (Adult)
3rd Kyu
  Erin Mayer
  Andrea Grauso
  Maksymilian Kulczycki
1st Kyu
  Jack Headley

Above: Kevin Martin, Robin Payne and Erica Grauso.

12 November 2017 Results from the SKF Kata Championships, Queensferry High Recreation Centre, South Queensferry
Andrea Grauso
Maksymilian Kulizucki 6th Kyu - 4th Kyu  Under 16
Andrea Grauso  SILVER
Maksymilian Kulizucki BRONZE
Jack Headley 3rd Kyu - 1st Kyu under 16
Jack Headley GOLD
Kevin Martin 9th Kyu - 7th Kyu  16+
Kevin Martin  BRONZE
Qasim Haniff 3rd Kyu - 1st Kyu 16+
Qasim Haniff GOLD
2 September 2017 Kyu Grading

8th Kyu

  Ali Raza
  Mohsin Raza
  Hussain Raza
  Saif-Ali Raza
24/27 June 2017 Kyu Grading

8th Kyu

  Vishal Karthik
  Olivia MacDonald
  Catey Bullock
  Leila Boufroura

7th Kyu

  Kevin Martin
  Kyle Lewis
  Hannah Peacock

6th Kyu

  Erica Grauso
  Dylan Harvey

5th Kyu

  Maddie Gee
  Hannah Mitchell
  Bethan Hastie
  Matthew Payne

4th Kyu

  Maximillian Kulczycki
  Erin Mayer
  Jamie Jones
  Andrea Grauso

2nd Kyu

  Helen Hastie
  Callum Westwood
  Jack Headley
  Robbie Hastie

1st Kyu

  Sebastian Nicholson
4 June 2017 Results from the SKGB Kata Championships, Meadowbank, Edinburgh
 

MALE KATA  CATEGORY 3

3rd= place: Maksymilian Kulczycki / Jack Headley

MALE KATA CATEGORY 4

2nd place: Qasim Haniff   

FEMALE KATA CATEGORY 4

2nd place: Erica Grauso  

FEMALE KATA CATEGORY 5

3rd place: Hannah Mitchell

2 April 2017 Results from the SKF Kata Championships, WEC, Edinburgh
Maksymilian Kulczycki Category 6 6th Kyu---4th Kyu, Under 16 Years
2nd Place: Maksymilian Kulczycki
Hannah Mitchell Category 17 6th Kyu---4th Kyu 16 Years And Over
1st Place: Hannah Mitchell
Erica Grauso Category 16 9th Kyu---7th Kyu 16 Years And Over
1st Place: Erica Grauso
Robin Payne Category 16 9th Kyu---7th Kyu 16 Years And Over
=3rd Place: Robin Payne
11 March 2017 Kyu Grading

6th Kyu

  Maddie Gee - Ainslie Park
10 February 2017 Kyu Grading

8th Kyu

  Hannah Peacock - Carrickvale Club
Kevin Martin - Ainslie Park
4 February 2017 Kyu Grading

8th Kyu

  Mandy Murray
7th Kyu
  Angus Mackie

2016

17 December 2016 Kyu Grading

8th Kyu

  Logan Davidson
Callum Balloch
Ian Murray
Sebastian Walsh
Sruti Poola
Both Sebastian and Sruti did so well both awarded their 7th Kyu (excellent)
7th Kyu
  Daniel Quinn
Kyle Lawas
Dylan Harvey
Andrew Mitchell
Sruti Poola
Sebastian Walsh
6th Kyu
  Hannah Mitchell
Robin Payne
Matthew Payne
5th Kyu
  Maksymilian Kulczycki
Andrea Grauso
Erin Mayer
Jamie Jones
SENIOR GRADES
3rd Kyu
  Jack Headley
Stuart Hastie
Robbie Hastie
Helen Hastie
1st Kyu
  Abbie Walker

2015

31 May 2015 Results from the SKF Kata Championships, Meadowbank
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in Category 13, Male senior Kata
  Matthew Tainsh and Andrew Green – 1st place in category 15, Senior Pairs Kata
1 March 2015 Results from the Shito-Kai England Open championships, Gloucester, England
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh taking 1st place in the Senior Male Team Kata Event with Thomas Scott and Andrew Green.

2014

1 November 2014 Results from the European Wado-Kai Karate Championships, Varese, Italy
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh taking 3rd place in the Male Under-21 Kata event. Matthew also picked up a Bronze Medal in the Senior Team Kata event with teammates Thomas Scott and Andrew Green.
21 September 2014 Results from the UK Open Karate International Championships, Dudley, Birmingham
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh taking 1st place in the Senior Male Team Kata event with Thomas Scott and Andrew Green.
22 June 2014 Results from the SKF Kata Championships, Meadowbank
  Sarah McMilan – 2nd place in Category 12, Female Senior Kata.
  Matthew Tainsh -1st  place in Category 13, Male Senior Kata.
  Heather McDermott – 3rd place in Category 16, Senior Kata 9th – 7th Kyu.
  Suzan Caldwell – 2nd place in Category 17, Senior Kata 6th – 4th Kyu.
  Matthew Tainsh and Sarah McMillan – 1st place in Category 15, Senior Pairs Kata.
15 June 2014 Results from the SKGB Kata Championships, Meadowbank
Wado-Kai Categories
  Victor Lunga – 3rd place in Category 3, Boys 14-15 Years.
  Suzan Caldwell – 2nd place in Category 5, female Senior Kata.
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in Category 4, Male 16-17 Years.
All Styles Categories
  Matthew Tainsh – 2nd place in Category 4, Male 16-17 Years.
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in Category 8, Senior Team Kata.
26 April 2014 Results from the Scottish International Open, Meadowbank
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh winning the Gold medal in the Senior Male Team Kata Event with Thomas Scott and Andrew Green and the Bronze medal in the Male 16-17 Years Individual Kata Event.
9 March 2014 Results from the German International Open, Berlin
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in the Under 21 Male Kata Event and 3rd place in the Senior Male Kata Event. Congratulations again to Matthew Tainsh taking 1st place in the Senior Male Team Kata Event with Thomas Scott and Andrew Green.

2013

European Wado-Kai Championships
2 November 2013 Results from the European Wado-Kai Championships, Budapest, Hungary
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh winning his fourth European Kata title in six years. Matthew took Gold in the 16-17 years Male Individual Kata Event. He also took Bronze in the 16-17 years Male Senior Team Kata Event.
6 October 2013 Results from the Wado Karate Scotland Kata Championships, Wester Hailes
  Abbie Walker – 3rd place in Category 6, under 16 years, 6th-4th Kyu
  Mary Millar – 3rd place in Category 9, adults, 9th-7th Kyu
  Stuart Hastie – 3rd place in Category 9, Adults, 9th-7th Kyu.
22 September 2013 Results from the SKF National Kata Championships, Meadowbank
  Abbie Walker – 3rd place in Category 6, under 16 years, 6th-4th Kyu.
  Victor Lunga – 1st place in Category 7, under 16 years, 3rd – 1st Kyu.
  Sarah McMillan – 3rd place in Category 12, Female Senior Kata.
  Matthew Tainsh – 3rd place in Category 13, Male Senior Kata.
  Sarah McMillan and Matthew Tainsh – 2nd place in Category 15, Senior Pairs Kata.
  Suzanne Caldwell – 1st place in Category 17, senior Kata, 6th-4th Kyu.
30 June 2013 Results from the SKGB Kata Championships, Meadowbank
Wado-Kai Categories
  Lewis McGill – 1st place in Category 2, Boys 11-13 years
  Victor Lunga – 2nd place in Category 2, Boys 11-13 years
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in Category 4, Male 16-17 years
  Sarah McMillan – 3rd place in Category 5, Female Senior Kata.
All Styles Categories
  Matthew Tainsh – 3rd place in Category 4, Male 16-17 years.
  Matthew Tainsh – 1st place in Category 8, Senior Team Kata.
27 April 2013 Results from the Scottish International Open Championships, Meadowbank
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh winning the Bronze medal in the Male 16-17 years Individual Kata Event. Matthew also took Bronze in the Male Senior Team Kata event.
22 April 2013 Results from the SKF Kumite Championships, Meadowbank
  Congratulations to Marcus Black winning the Bronze medal in the +35 years event.
  Results from the Irish International Open, Ardee, Co Lough
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh winning the Silver medal in the Male Senior Kata Event.
24 March 2013 Results from the Wado Kata Championships, Wester Hailes
  Well done to all students who took part at this year's Wado Karate Scotland Kata Championships and congratulations to all our trophy winners.
  Megan Rose – 3rd place in Category 6, under 16 6th-4th Kyu.
  Victor Lunga – 1st place in Category 7, under 16 3rd-1st Kyu.
  Alan Hannah – 2nd place in Category 10, Adult 6th-4th Kyu.
  Keith Evans – 1st place in Category 11, Adult 3rd-1st Kyu.
10 March 2013 Results from the Chojinkai Championships, Penrith
  Congratulations to Matthew Tainsh winning the Gold medal in the Cadets Pairs Kata Eventh Jamie Bradley from the Meadowbank Club. Matthew Tainsh also took Gold in the Cadets Team Kata Event with Jamie Bradley and Robert Hinton.