Category Archives: Newsletter

November 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (November 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – 2017 November Newsletter (PDF 3.8MB).  Read the newsletter or follow the links below for blog posts, which expand on some of the newsletter items further.

Latest News:

SCK Students:

  • QLD Titles Success – results (PDF)
  • October Kyu Grading Results
  • Attendance Recognition – Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Timothy Probert (13 lessons)
    • Karate Kids – Sam Phillips & Savannah Perdikis (24 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (29 lessons)
  • Welcome New Students
  • Celebrating Senpai David Strazzari
  • Student Birthday’s
  • 2018 Japan Training Scholarship

Challenge Yourself:

  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun:

  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)
  • Some Sensei’s 2017 Australian Tour

Download the newsletter now:  2017 November Newsletter (PDF 3.8MB).

October 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (October 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – October 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.2MB).

Latest News:

SCK Students:

  • Committed to Excellence – Sean Wardell (1 yr), Miyuki Power (1 yr), Sonya Wright (3 yrs)
  • Michael Noonan Renshi (7th Dan) on the Sunshine Coast
  • Attendance Recognition – Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Hayden Hosking (9 lessons)
    • Karate Kids – Faith Hardy (25 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (25 lessons)
  • Welcome New Students
  • Student Birthday’s

Challenge Yourself:

  • QLD State Title & Squad Classes
  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun:

  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)
  • Some Sensei’s 2017 Australian Tour

Download the newsletter now: October 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.2MB).

September 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (September 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – Newsletter – September 2017 (PDF 3.4MB).

Latest News:

  • Soke Cup Results – Kumamoto, Japan
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Little Champion Belt & Tip Promotions
  • August Kyu Grading & Leadership Results
  • Attendance Recognition
  • Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Klaire Krausz (9 lessons)
    • Karate Kids – Bailey Keefe (16 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Justin Otto (26 lessons)
  • Welcome New Students
  • Student Birthday’s
  • Committed to Excellence – Bailey Keefe, 7 yrs

Challenge Yourself:

  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun:

  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)
  • International Senior Grading Results
  • Soke Cup – Demonstrations
  • June Tournament Results

Blog Posts & Articles

Download the newsletter now: Newsletter – September 2017 (PDF 3.4MB).

July 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (July 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – July 2017 Newsletter (PDF 6.4MB).

Latest News:

  • Australian Team Uniform Presentations
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Congratulations Beau
  • Grading Results
  • New Students
  • Student Birthday’s
  • Attendance Recognition
  • Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Timothy Probert (12 lessons)
    • Karate Kids -Sami Phillips (27 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (30 lessons)

Challenge Yourself:

  • Fight-a-Thon Fundraiser’s
  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun:

  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)
  • ?Over 50’s U3A Class
  • Shihan Martin Phillips Visits the Gold Coast Dojo
  • June Tournament Results

Download the newsletter now: July 2017 Newsletter (PDF 6.4MB).

June 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (June 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – 2017 June Newsletter (PDF 6.7MB).

Latest News:

  • Black Belt Gradings
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Aabid – Playing to Win
  • New Belts for our Little Champions
  • New Students
  • Student Birthday’s
  • Attendance Recognition
  • Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Maya Batic (9 lessons)
    • Karate Kids -Savannah Perdikis (29 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (31 lessons)

Challenge Yourself:

  • June Tournament
  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun

  • QLD Karate Camp
  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)
  • ?Japanese Immersion Day at USC

Download the newsletter now: 2017 June Newsletter (PDF 6.7MB).

May 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (May 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – May 2017 Newsletter (PDF 4.6MB).

Latest News:

  • Over 50’s Class
  • Australian Team Members
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Tournament Results
  • Grading Results
  • New Students
  • Student Birthdays
  • Attendance Recognition
  • Top Training Students:
    • Little Champions – Sergio Cuellar (9 lessons)
    • Karate Kids -Sam Phillips (39 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (26 lessons)

Challenge Yourself:

  • June Tournament
  • Dojo Records

Community & Fun

  • Easter Family Picnic & Training Day Photos
  • Japanese Lessons at the Dojo (Saturday Class for 14 years +)

Download the newsletter now: May 2017 Newsletter (PDF 4.6MB).

April 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (April 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – April 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.5MB).

Latest News:

  • Class allocations
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Just for Fun!
  • Committed to Excellence Awards
  • In-House Tournament Results
  • New Students
  • Student Birthday’s
  • Attendance Recognition.
  • Top Training Students:
    • Little Champions – Tayah Thompson (12 lessons)
    • Karate Kids – Sam Phillips (47 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult: Bailey Keefe (37 lessons)

Challenge Yourself:

  • School Holiday Program
  • Dojo Records

Achieve More:

  • Chit?-Ry? Karate-D? Sh?wa

Community & Fun

  • Easter Family Picnic & Training Day

Download the newsletter now: April 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.5MB).

March 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (March 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – March 2017 Newsletter (PDF 2.0MB).

 

Latest News:

  • Class allocations
  • Space for Rent
  • Upcoming Events

SCK Students:

  • Little Champions Success
  • Committed to Excellence Awards
  • Grading Results
  • New Students
  • Student  Birthday’s
  • Attendance Recognition.
  • Top Training Students
    • Little Champions – Timothy Probert and Tayah Thompson (11 lessons)
    • Karate Kids – Sam Phillips (38 lessons)
    • Teens/Adult:  Klaudia Caston (21 lessons)

Challenge Yourself:

  • Sunshine Coast Tournament (2nd April)
  • Dojo Records

Achieve More:

  • Article: “Karate Kids Receive A Gift of Power”

Community & Fun

  • Colouring Competition

Download the newsletter now:  March 2017 Newsletter (PDF 2.0MB).

February 2017 Newsletter

The latest newsletter (February 2017 edition) is now available for download.  Hard copies are available from the dojo or on the dojo noticeboard, or you can view it online – February 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.9MB).

Latest News:
Class allocations, In-House Tournament, New Progress Cards, Space for Rent, Upcoming Events

SCK Students:
Priceless Moments, Connor’s Success, 2 Week Training Intensive, Attendance Recognition, New Students, Student Birthday’s

Challenge Yourself:
Back 2 Basics Workshop, In-House Tournament, Dojo Records

Achieve More:
Article: “6 Strategies to help you develop the habit of turning up”

Community & Fun:
Beach Training, Colouring Competition

Download the newsletter now: February 2017 Newsletter (PDF 3.9MB).

Welcome Back For 2017

We hope that you have had a great Christmas and the opportunity to enjoy time with family and hopefully a bit of a rest as well.  Now that 2016 has drawn to a close, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued involvement as a member at Sunshine Coast Karate and also tell you about some of the exciting things coming up in 2017.

Download the 2017 New Year Letter (PDF 2.5MB).

Here’s a brief overview of what’s in the letter:

  • Highlights of 2016
  • Bonus program upgrade for all students in January
  • New year 2 week training intensive
  • New classes starting in February 2017
  • New dojo awards for 2017
  • A few tips for goal setting in the new year, from Sensei Sandra’s book The Beginner Blueprint

Just a reminder classes resume Monday 9th January 2017.  Check the training schedule (PDF).