Jujitsu members make the grade in Bognor and Littlehampton

Kyushin jujistu members at the grading event
Kyushin jujistu members at the grading event

MEMBERS of the Kyushin Ryu jujitsu clubs from Bognor and Littlehampton had a grading at St Wilfrid’s Church Hall in Bognor.

The visiting examiners from Rochester in Kent were Sensei Roger Wilkes (8th dan) and Sensei Diane Monk (3rd dan).

Pictured are – back row from left, Sensei Phil Moore (club coach), Richard Rempel (awarded purple belt), Josh Finn (awarded green belt), Jamie Holmes (awarded purple/white belt), Anya Degenarro (assisted in gradings), Sensei Sid Martin (senior coach for Kyushin Ryu West Sussex); middle row, Sam Poulton (purple/white belt), Chloe Rempel (blue belt), Josh Carter (purple/white belt), Samuel Ide (orange belt), Charlie Scott-Reid (green belt); front row, Brodie Lock (green belt), Richard Rempel jnr (purple/white belt), Aaron Banks (blue/white belt), Daniel Cowley (yellow belt, Kacper Tchorzewski (yellow belt), Mathew Cowley (yellow belt).

Students were from both clubs. They train on Mondays at St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Ellesdale Road, Bognor, and Wick Community Hall, Wick Street, Littlehampton on Fridays. Classes are for juniors from 7.30pm until 8.30pm and seniors from 8.30 to 10pm.

For more information, please call 07835 956713 or email sid.jujitsu@btinternet.com – or go to www.kyushinryujujitsuwestsussex.com