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Our children Dojo Annual Christmas Party 2023

Kyokushin Cup 2024 All UK Open

Kyokushin Cup the All-UK Open Karate Tournament Please click here for the application, Rules, and more information Date: 14th April 2024, at 9.00 AM Venue: Arc Gym, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA United Kingdom This Championship is open to all regardless of style or affiliation. The rules will be the International Knock…

We close the Dojo on Friday 21st of December. Re-open in the new year on Thursday 4th January 2024. Wishing you and your family a wonderful Christmas and a blessed New Year!!! 

Annual Grading Test

Congratulations to everyone who has taken the next step in their karate journey and achieved their next grade which was held on 14-12-2023 Maksym Chernets- 3rd Kyu Green belt Cindy You- 8th Kyu Blue belt Ameed Versace- 8th Kyu Blue belt Phil Law- 8th Kyu Blue belt Benjamin Rancon- 8th Kyu Blue Belt Mohommed Khalefa-…

Congratulations to Rehan and Shihan Fernando

Rehan Fernando and Prasanna Fernando represented SBKR at the 1st International Championship organized by the British Karate Guild at Crystal Palace, London which was held on 11th November 2024. Here, Rehan Fernando who represented the cadet age of 16-17 open Heavyweight won the 3rd place and Prasanna Fernando who represented the veteran LW won the…

British Open 2023

7th October 2023, K2 Leisure Centre, Crawly The 45th British Open 2023 – Inc IFK Cup of Europe Men’s Veteran event was represented by Shihan Prasanna Fernando. He fought very well and lost his first match in the second round but we mention here that his participation in this big event is an example and…

Training with Sensei Mano Borsboom, Netherlands

On the 18th of November, there will be training with Sensei Manolito Borsboom (3rd Dan) at the Glasgow Main Dojo from 5.30 to 7.30 pm. Sensei Mano has been training Kyokushin Karate efficiently for 26 years and is the winner of the Veteran category at the 2022 All UK Open Karate tournament. He has trained…

The 4th Dojo Friendship Tournament

SBKR 4th Dojo Friendship Tournament On Saturday, 18-02-2024, Glasgow The application fee is £20 for adult and £10 for children Spectator tickets £10 Karate and Kickboshid have separate rules. For more information, please contact us directly by emailing: budo.karate@yahoo.com

24th Kyu Examination

Congratulations to everyone who participated in our 24th Kyu Grading. Your hard work and dedication really showed in your performance.  Keep up the good work. Osu! The following students have passed their next grades

Summer Camp 2023

The 6th annual Kyokushin Karate Summer Camp was held on 8th July 2023 at Irvine Beach, Scotland under the supervision of Shihan Prasanna Fernando. Although it was one day camp, traditional kihon, kata and kumite training were intertwined in it. Also, “Taikiken” training was a new training for many students and they showed interest in…

Summer holidays 2023

We are closed from Monday 10th of July to Tuesday 18th of July 2023 inclusive. We wish you all a wonderful summer holiday!

Kyokushin Cup 2023 Tournament Results

Congratulations to all those who took part in the recent Kyokushin Cup 2023 The 8th All UK Open Karate Tournament on 2nd April 2023, Scotstoun Leisure Centre in Glasgow. A huge thank you to all the Participants, Referees/Judges, Coaches & volunteers, and officials who we rely on to ensure the event runs so well. Osu! …

The 6th Summer Camp

Summer training program on Saturday,8th of July 2023 The training sessions will be led by Shihan Prasanna Fernando and Sensei Andras Grof. Meeting 8.00 am at Irvine beach, Postcode: KA12 8FA  The first training schedule: 8.15 am Warm-up 8.30 am Kihon,Ido,Renraku 9.30 to 10.30  am Kata training The second training session at the Woodlands center…

Scottish Open 2023

From the top of the left: Sathmi Fernando, Yijun Dong, Scott Miles, Pawel Jakimiec, Rehan Fernando, and Prasanna Fernando. Representing the SBKR Kyokushin Karate Fernando Dojo, Sempai Sathmi Fernando, Semapi Yijun Doung, and Rehan Fernando, who competed in the Scottish Karate Championship, demonstrated their highest abilities very skilfully. In the one-match fight under age 15,…

Charity helping children 1st Scotland

Shihan Prasanna Fernando, Head Instructor of the SBKR Fernando Dojo, Glasgow is fighting to raise awareness for a charity helping children in Scotland (Children 1st Scotland) and has a just giving page, if you can help him in any way he would be most grateful, here is the link: https://www.justgiving.com/page/kyokushin-dojo

The 3rd Dojo Friendship Tournament

4-02-2023 Thank you so much everyone for your generosity in the children’s 1st Scotland fundraising through the Dojo Tournament. Winners: 3rd place Sean Anderson 2nd place Scott Miles 1st place Pawel Jakimiec

Kyokushin Cup 2023 The 8th All UK Open Karate Tournament

Kyokushin Cup 2023 The 8th All UK Open Karate Tournament in Weight Divisions on the 2nd of April 2023.  The event is held at the Scotstown Leisure Centre, 72 Danes Drive, Glasgow G14 9HD, Glasgow, United Kingdom. This tournament is open to all styles of full-contact Karate. Visit https://www.kyokushin-cup.com/ for more information and to download…

Donate to the Children 1st Scotland

Dear friends We believe that we can do many great things with Karate. We have decided to start the year with this. We are looking to fundraise for Children 1st Scotland National Charity in our 3rd dojo tournament. Children 1st Scotland National Charity supports children affected by daily trauma of violence, neglect, sexual abuse, lack…

The Dojo is Closed for the Holidays

We close the Dojo on Friday 23rd of December. Re-open in the new year on Thursday 5th of January 2023. Wishing you and your family a wonderful Christmas and a blessed New Year!!! 

Japan Karate Tour 2022

My two students and I traveled to Japan on 1st December 2022. This eight days trip consisted of two days of training. We visited and greeted Soshi Kazuyuki Hasegawa(9th Dan) one of my teachers in Japan. It was nice to see Soshi and his family after five years after his 50th Karate anniversary. They warmly…