Spring 2017 Ju-Jitsu News
with the old and in with the new as we kick off the New Year with gaining a new
Junior Black Belt for our club. A massive congratulation goes to Katharine
Howard who successfully gained the highest accolade all martial artists aspire
The club is very proud of her dedication and commitment for the last 5 years; impressive to
say the least for someone so young. Also, a big well done to everyone else whom
graded on the day. For more pictures and details go to
otleyheatlhandmartialarts.co.uk to have a look.
Food for thought!
Ju-jitsu should be considered a long winding journey, not something to be
rushed. Saying that, as instructors we know the importance of steady progress
and how gaining the next tab or belt keeps motivation.
shouldn’t be put on “collecting” tabs or belts but rather to learn the
techniques in depth, thus embedding the true skills of Ju-jitsu.
parents, we can help by explaining the importance of tenacity and commitment
and the rewards that comes with such, remembering that
“all good things come to those who wait”
are happy to announce that we are re-instating the Kid-jitsu class which will
be held every Monday @ 4.30pm. After a brief fall in numbers we now have enough
to warrant a class in its own right again.
take children from as young as three and a half so long as they are toilet
reminder of the dates the club will be closed during 2017:
break up on the 15th December and return on the 2nd January
from January 2017 all gradings will take place on SATURDAY afternoon at 12pm. The
grading dates for next year are posted on the notice board in reception.
“There is a difference between interest and
When you are interested in something you do it when
it is convenient.
When you are committed to something, you accept no
excuses, only results”
For information on anything happening at the
Centre or if you would like to share some exciting news with everybody then let
us know and we will feature it on the next news letter.
Centre number: 01943 968002