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Friday, 18 August 2017

Judo Master's in Scarborough, Yorkshire 2002.

Photo L/R,
 Jack Hearn 8th Dan, Master Mitsuhiro Kondo 8th Dan, Master Shizuya Sato 9th Dan, Chris Dawson 6th Dan. The course was The I.M.A.F Japanese Masters Course in Scarborough, Yorkshire in 2002.

Monday, 14 August 2017

Presentation at the Hotel De Ville, Bordeaux, France.

The presentation was made too me by the Mayor of Bordeaux with Master Haku Michigami and Sensei Ryosako Hirano present.

Saturday, 5 August 2017

Invite from Master Haku Michigami 9th Dan.

In 1984 I was invited to become a member of the Academie De Judo Michigami via Sensei W.S Wood,
 I accepted.

Thursday, 3 August 2017

My first judo trophy 1962.

I joined the Hokojun Judo Club on September 27th 1961, in October 1962 I entered my first championship, I defeated John Wilson from Shirmoor Judo Club in the final to win the gold.

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

A Clasic Club Photo.

I think that this is a classic Bushido Judo Kwai photo.
L/R Barry McSherry, Sharon Holman, Chris Dawson (Instructor)
Barry joined our club in 1976 and was promoted to 1st Dan in 1991.
Sharon joined our club in 1979 and was promoted to 1st Dan in 1987
Both of these fine judoka have trained with Master Haku Michigami 9th Dan, at his courses in Bordeaux, France.