The Newport Karate Centre

March 2018, Newport, U.K.
Welcome to ‘The Newport Karate Centre’, providing Quality Traditional Shotokan Karate-Do training at Affordable Pricing….

March 2018, Newport, U.K.
Welcome to ‘The Newport Karate Centre’, providing Quality Traditional Shotokan Karate-Do training at Affordable Pricing….

Affiliation

UKTKF, ETKF & JKA (Afro-Eurasia) Affiliated under Sensei Masao Kawasoe, 7th Dan JKA.

‘The Newport Karate Centre’ is a friendly and professionally operated Shotokan karate club established in 2018 by David Lloyd & Kerry Straeker to promote traditional Shotokan Karate-Do training in Newport.

Class & Other Services We Offer

We Offer Junior & Mixed Training Sessions

Junior

Class’s for child students
5 to 8 year old’s

Mixed

Class’s for students
8 to 70 year old’s

Your first lesson is on US, so what are you waiting for!!

About Us

Training For Everyone!

Founded in 2018 with three specific goals in mind, Firstly: provide training at an affordable price without sacrificing the quality of training, Secondly: practice and teach Traditional based Shotokan Karate-Do focusing on Kihon, Kata & Kumite and Thirdly: no contracts, no gimmicks and no hidden fee’s.

Jointly run by Sensei’s David Lloyd & Kerry Straeker, ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ now has over 40 years of experience to draw from, has achieved the 3 founding goals and provides students with a friendly and professionally run club offering traditional based Shotokan Karate-Do allowing students to get and stay fit whilst studying karate. The club caters for all people from all walks of life and currently have students ranging from 5 to 70 years of age.

All our Instructors are fully insured, DBS checked, completed NSPCC courses in Child Safety & Welfare and are JKA trained.

Your first lesson is FREE, so what are you waiting for?

Club Details

Club Facilities

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Aged between 5 and 70 and want to learn traditional Shotokan Karate-Do, or simply want to get & keep fit learning Karate

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Training

Classes run Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights catering for Junior, Youngster and Adult groups, with varying times to suit each group

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Training Venues

Two Venues, Monday & Thursday’s are held in the Alway Community Centre and Tuesdays are held in the Beaufort Community Centre

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Sponsors

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Thanks to all our sponsors who give so generously, their continued help and support of the club and all it’s members is as always greatly appreciated.

Club Instructors

Club Instructors

David is co-founder (2018) and joint Instructor of ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ with Kerry Straeker, David was awarded both his 1st (Sho) Dan and 2nd (Ni) Dan under the critical eye of Sensei Masao Kawasoe 7th Dan JKA.

Sensei David Lloyd
Joint Chief Instructor – 2nd Dan

David is co-founder (2018) and joint Instructor of ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ with Kerry Straeker, David was awarded both his 1st (Sho) Dan and 2nd (Ni) Dan under the critical eye of Sensei Masao Kawasoe 7th Dan JKA.

Sensei David Lloyd
Joint Chief Instructor – 2nd Dan

Kerry started karate in 1972 at the Exeter Shotokan Karate Club, Devon, Under Sensei Dave Collacott, and is co-founder and joint Instructor of ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ with David Lloyd, Kerry was awarded his 1st (Sho) Dan by Sensei Kawasoe 7th Dan JKA.

Sensei Kerry Straeker
Joint Chief Instructor – 1st Dan

Kerry started karate in 1972 at the Exeter Shotokan Karate Club, Devon, Under Sensei Dave Collacott, and is co-founder and joint Instructor of ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ with David Lloyd, Kerry was awarded his 1st (Sho) Dan by Sensei Kawasoe 7th Dan JKA.

Sensei Kerry Straeker
Joint Chief Instructor – 1st Dan

Stephen Clarke has recently gained the Assistant Instructor position within ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ and assists both Sensei David Lloyd & Sensei Kerry Straeker with students during training sessions.

Senpai Stephen Clarke
Assistant Instructor – 1st Dan

Stephen Clarke has recently gained the Assistant Instructor position within ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ and assists both Sensei David Lloyd & Sensei Kerry Straeker with students during training sessions.

Senpai Stephen Clarke
Assistant Instructor – 1st Dan

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With NO contracts or hidden fee’s, JKA trained instructors, friendly & welcoming club atmosphere, why wait? and don’t forget your 1st lesson is FREE.

Venues

Location of ‘The Newport Karate Centre’ Dojo’s

Alway Community Centre Dojo

Alway Community Centre Dojo

Alway Community Centre
Aberthaw Ave, Newport,NP19 9NS

Telephone 01633 277307

Training nights & Times
Monday & Thursday
Juniors 6pm to 7pm
Mixed Age 6pm to 7:30pm
Black/Brown Belts 6pm to 8pm

Monday & Thursday
Alway Community Centre
Aberthaw Ave, Newport, NP19 9NS
Telephone 01633 277307

Juniors 6pm to 7pm
Youngster/Seniors 6pm to 7:30pm
Black/Brown Belts 6pm to 8pm

Beaufort Community Centre Dojo

Beaufort Community Centre Dojo

Beaufort Community Centre
Beaufort Rd, St Julians, Newport, NP19 7UB

Telephone 01633 214506

Training nights & Times
Tuesday
Juniors 7pm to 8pm
Mixed Age 7pm to 8:30pm
Black/Brown Belts 7pm to 9pm

Tuesday
Beaufort Community Centre
Beaufort Rd, St Julians, Newport, NP19 7UB
Telephone 01633 214506

Juniors 7pm to 8pm
Youngster/Seniors 7pm to 8:30pm
Black/Brown Belts 7pm to 9pm

Contact

Contact Us

This is a basic Contact Us form for you to ask us to contact you, it is not a registration form to jon the ‘The Newport Karate Centre’, if you wish to actually register with the club, then either, request a registration form to be sent out to you using this Contact Us form, or simply complete our Online Registration form Register Here, all information given will be treated with the greatest of confidence and will not be disclosed to anyone outside of the ‘The Newport Karate Centre’.

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Costs

Class & Grading Prices

Junior (5 to 7 years) Students

Junior class Students are required to have a Gi (karate uniform), belt (correct grade colour) and a TNKC Record book with Valid Licence in order to Train & Grade with ‘The Newport Karate Centre’. TNKC Licences are payable on a yearly basis and costs £20.00 per year.

Youngster (8 to 15) & Senior (16 to 70 years) Students

Youngster & Senior Students are required to have a Gi (white karate uniform), belt (correct grade colour) and a JKA Record book with Valid Licence in order to Train & Grade with Sensei Kawasoe. JKA Licences are payable on a yearly basis and costs £32.00 per year.

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Register with ‘The Newport Karate Centre’

Only complete this registration if you have read and understand all the information relating to our club as outlined within the pages of this website, prices and times are subject to change at short notice, so if you are in any doubts then please call us and we can send you out an electronic or paper registration form for you to complete, or simply complete our Contact Us form ContactUs Here and ask for a registration form.
All information given will be treated with the greatest of confidence and will not be disclosed to anyone outside of the ‘The Newport Karate Centre’.

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