Summer Course 2017

Please go to the Calendar page to access the application forms.

Due to circumstances beyond our control the venue for the Wado Academy Summer course 2017 has been split between two centres:
Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd and Wednesday 26th July
Lymington Health and Leisure, North Street, Pennington S041 8FZ
Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th July
New Milton Health and Leisure, Gore Road, New Milton, BH25 6RR
Please let the admin table know if you do not have your own transport and will need a lift to and from the venue in New Milton on Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th July.


The Wado-Ryu Karate-Do Academy is open to all practitioners of Wado-Ryu Karate who wish to follow the true teachings of the founder of Wado-Ryu Karate-Do, Grandmaster Hironori Ohtsuka I. The Wado Academy is headed by his son, Grandmaster Hironori Ohtsuka II and the chief instructor is M. Shiomitsu 9th Dan Hanshi. Since it’s conception in 1989 the Wado Academy has grown into a huge organization with affiliated clubs worldwide.

Courses UK
As well as the UK Summer and Winter courses, there are many weekend courses to which students are warmly invited to attend. Unless specified, all grades are welcome to all courses.


Click to read Sensei Robert Howell’s report of the 2015 Winter Course

Click to read Sensei Robert Howell’s report of the 2015 Summer Course

Courses Overseas
There are many courses held in various countries throughout the world.

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Please go to our Membership Forms page.

** NEW ** Dan Grade Syllabus 2015-2017 (Word)