Author: Justin Thomas

  • Royal Garden Party 2024

    Royal Garden Party 2024

    What an absolute honour to be invited to Buckingham Palace to celebrate the work Young Gloves Karate has done for our community over the past 25 years.We have helped and supported many charities and donated a staggering £80,000.This is truly remarkable and I think we can all be very proud of ourselves.Can I say a…

  • Young Gloves Represent England in World Championships!

    Young Gloves Represent England in World Championships!

    After an amazing 12 months where Team Young Gloves have shared their fair few ups and downs we have reason to celebrate!8 members have been chosen by WKU (World Karate Union) to fly to Greece in Oct 2024 to compete in the World Open Karate Championships 2024.This has been an incredible journey for the whole…

  • WKU British Open Championships 2024

    WKU British Open Championships 2024

    Sun 5th May saw Young Gloves Karate compete in the British Karate Open hosted by WKU (World Karate Union). After success in Inter-club events it was time for the squad to test themselves at a National level with clubs from all over the UK taking part.As always in these events the standard is extremely high…

  • Young Gloves New Website

    Young Gloves New Website

    Great news, we can announce that the new Young Gloves Website is now up and running. This has been a huge job involving filming all kata’s and karate syllabus.To access all on the site members need to visit the login page and click “Join us”. You will be then be able to see all the…

  • Young Gloves News Oct 2023

    Young Gloves News Oct 2023

    Young Gloves News Oct 2023 Stourport Carnival.  What a great day this was!  Can I say a big thanks to all who supported on the day including Organisers, Auto Vehicle Specialists (AVS) for supplying the float, parents and children who made such a great effort dressing up to make this a real memorable day. We…

  • Back To Classes!!!

    Back To Classes!!!

    Stourport Carnival 2 Sept 2023I hope to see you all supporting your club.The theme is summer so let’s see those summer outfits together with lots of Young Gloves logos. PLEASE bring a fishing net to collect pennies as we travel for our charity this year Kidderminster & District Youth Trust.We will be meeting at Areley Kings…

  • June 2023 Newsletter

    June 2023 Newsletter

    Newsletter June 2023 Hi all, there hasn’t been a newsletter for a while and so I thought I’d best inform everyone of any new things coming up Gradings  Starting the week beginning 10 June 2023 – Sat 15th June at your respected karate venue. Please be totally ready for your grade and aware of what…

  • Young Gloves News Feb 2023

    Young Gloves News Feb 2023

    Newsletter Feb 2023 Lots to cover in the 1st Newsletter of 2023!  It’s going to be another very busy year for our club. We manage to raise £2500 last year, donated to “Reach Out” which is fantastic effort. With your help I plan to continue to raise as much as possible for local funds. This…

  • Merry Christmas Everyone

    Merry Christmas Everyone

    Young Gloves Christmas News One last message from me to wish everyone the best Christmas ever! I’m really looking forward to 2023 and have already started planning events. I’ve updated the year planner on our website so that you can see gradings, holidays and annual charity competition. Talking of charity, Reach Out – Wyre Forest…

  • Young Gloves Update

    Young Gloves Update

    News Just to confirm Young Gloves sessions are on this week (Mon 12th , Weds 14th , Thurs 15th) We come back in the New Year from Mon 9th Jan 2023 Reach Out Charity Many thanks for everyone who supported this year’s charity “Reach Out”. This really is an amazing charity supporting families in the Wyre…

  • Young Gloves What’s Happening?

    Young Gloves What’s Happening?

    Young Gloves News   Welcome to all our newbie’s in the club, I hope you are enjoying being part of the YGK family What’s Happening?? Pre-Grade Course – All grades Birchen Coppice School Kidderminster Nov 5th 9.00am – 10.00am Beginners (White Belt-Orange) 10am – 11.00am Intermediate (Green-Purple) 11.00am – 12.00pm Advanced Brown – Above Back by…

  • News Flash!!!

    News Flash!!!

    Sorry for the short notice but I’ve just had this come from Franche School. Can’t be helped but I don’t want people wasting their time. Please spread the word. Many thanks Dear Parent/Carer, Young Gloves Karate members – Wednesday 5th October 2022 Unfortunately, this evening’s session here at Franche Primary has been cancelled due to…