The British Go-Dai Association welcomes two new 1st Dan senior
instructors: Senseis William Ashley and Steve Whitehead
Sensei Duncan keeping a close eye on proceedings at a recent demonstration.
Welcome to Birdholme Karate Club!
We train every Thursday night at Spire
Junior School, just off the A61 Derby Road at Jawbones Hill
(Click link for map). Training schedules are published below:
Junior Grades 7-8.30pm
Senior Grades 7-9pm
Birdholme Karate Club was formed by the Association's Chief Instructor,
Sensei Duncan Hardy, 7th Dan, a multiple world record holder.
We teach using traditional methods; work hard and achieve your
We ensure that we have places available for beginners, whilst
more advanced students can develop their kobudo (weapons) skills
if they wish.
Click the contact us link to check on availability.
Sensei Duncan and his Tamashiwara team breaking
1,000 tiles in 11.5 seconds on 9 August 1986.