Newsletter Post Nov 2019

Newsletter Nov. 2019

Please be aware karate breaks up for half term Fri 25th Oct is on, we then break up, returning for the Pre-grade course on Sun 3rd Nov.

Karate Grading Starting from Mon 4th Nov at your respective karate venue.
Please note the times of your gradings, if you are not sure please ask your instructor.
Be aware that no parents will be permitted to watch the grading.
Belts and certificates will be given out if successful the following week.

Pre Grade Course Sun 3rd Nov
SUN 3RD NOV. PRE-GRADE course for all students at King Charles High School Comberton Road Kidderminster 10.00 – 12.00.
This is for all students regardless of grading.
Please be aware that this is for your benefit, and that there will be no concessions made in the grading for students who perform poorly as a result of not attending.

Can everyone make sure that they have a valid licence, as no one will be able to grade or enter tournaments without one. This is done online on our website.

Charity Karate Event
Sun Nov 24 will be the date of the Young Gloves Charity which will be held at King Charles School starting 09.00am
All proceeds from the day will go directly to Leapgate Stourport
Students will be asked to raise money via sponsorship, see Downloads
There will be refreshments, raffles, Tombola’s, and professional photographs

The cost of the day is £5.00 per category.
Categories are Sparring, Kata and Team Kata (3 Students).
Please fill out the form  no later than Sat 23 Nov.
No one will be allowed to enter on the day.
Can I ask that everyone makes an effort to attend this and make it a success.
Young Gloves Karate has raised over £63,000 over the years so hopefully this will be another great year.

Sponsors and Donations
As with every year to organise something as large as our competition takes a lot of time and resources.
If anyone wishes to help in the way of; Companies/Individuals sponsoring a trophy,
Raffle/Tombolla prizes to be given out on the day, Cakes/biscuits etc for refreshments, Volunteering to help. That would be really appreciated.

YGK 20th Birthday Party / Christmas Disco 7th Dec
Stourport Tennis Club Reminder that we are celebrating 20 years of Young Gloves so can we see everyone at the party.
You have been given invites, let’s get them back asap to make this a birthday to remember.

Sensei Justin Thomas 5th Dan – Tel 07786696559