It has been a busy couple of weeks for the Club Washinkai España. Last Saturday 23rd of March there was a demonstration and workshop of karate at the opening of the new Lady Elizabeth Secondary School Campus on the Cumbre del Sol. Over 2000 attended and took part in the celebrations of ONE SCHOOL ONE/SITE. Washinkai students from the Benitachell club under the direction of Senior Instructor, Sensei Geovanny Sanchez Salazar , entertained the crowd with a display of karate techniques including defence against a knife attack. Instructor, Elliot Morton 3rd Dan, teaches students martial arts as an after school activity and part of the Plus Club scheme every Monday and Wednesday at 4pm during term time. For more information contact Elliot on 693 02 05 12.
In other news, Gines Rodrigo European Champion gave a surprise visit to the Benitachell Club and instructed students during the Saturday 30th March 2019 morning class. All students of the class were later presented with new blue jackets on behalf of the Town Hall who continue to sponsor and promote the club.