The Washinkai Dojo Kun is taken from the 20 Precepts of Master Gichin Funakoshi, but those familiar with the Shotokan version may notice it is not identical. However, the principals remain the same. The Dojo Kun is a Japanese martial arts term which literally translates as (Training Hall Rules). It is traditionally found posted at
All students who have paid for the 2017 Federative License and are a member of the Club de Karate Washinkai de Javea-Benitachell-Jesús Pobre. This Saturday 17th June 2017 between 11:00 and 13:00, we will be making a karate presentation with all the children of the club. We will also be giving them all summer t-shirts,
School is over, so it is time to have some fun. We are about to start the Washinkai Karate summer school. For people of all ages, come and exercise and have fun while learning some useful self defence skills. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to start or further your journey in karate. You
The Spring Gasshuku is nearly upon us, this time promising to be better than ever. All students of the martial arts are cordially invited to join us in celebrating 40 years of the Washinkai Karate style. Students and instructors from the Jávea and Benitachell Dojos will be accompanied by a large contingent of senior instructors
Sunday 26th March 2017 (British Mother’s Day) saw the Club de Karate Washinkai España celebrate their 2nd Comarcal Championship de Marina Alta held at the Palau Municipal D’Esport in Jávea. The clocks had gone forward an hour, making it feel like a very early start after the rigorous training schedule of the past few weeks.
Pictured above Gold Medalist: Terri Marnell Cox and Bronze Medalist: Phobe Ackland from the Benitchell Club. The Club de Karate Washinkai has had a great start to the year beginning with the phenomenal success of the Campeonato de comarcal del clubes in Pedreguer on Sunday 26th February 2017. Students from Washinkai competed against other clubs
At a meeting of the Club de karate Washinkai España Executive and Trainers that took place on Wednesday 30th November 2016, Club President Sensei Geovanny Sanchez 4th Dan, announced that the Valencia Governing Body FKCV will only accept NIE as identification for registration and insurance for new registrations.
On the 1st of January 2017 we will be implementing an updated junior grading system. This is intended to be a fairer way of accessing junior karate skills. It is designed to bring together and harmonize the Valencian Karate Federation (FCKV) rules and Washinkai as a whole. The new syllabus sets out a path where
Congratulations to Geovanny Sanchez Salazar, Lucas Muniz and Kyle Cochrane. On Friday 11th of November Chief Instructor of Washinkai Shihan Chris Thompson awarded a new black belt to club president Geovanny Sanchez Salazar who successfully attained 4th Dan status. He gave a powerful demonstration of advanced karate skills in an examination of Kata, Kihon and
If you were unable to attend the summer karate camp, this short video gives a glimpse of what you missed out on! After meeting at the Polideportivo Javea, The group set off on the long journey up to Tollos. The journey itself was quite the adventure, most of it consisting of winding mountainous roads, tall