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DEAN.

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ORANGE - GREEN

J. Sansom

YELLOW - ORANGE
G. Arnold
R. Holmes

WHITE -YELLOW
J. Gaffney

green belt
orange belt
yellow belt

Basford Club Grading

FRIDAY 29th November

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GREEN - BLUE

C. Lewis
A. Hefford
G. Slysz

ORANGE - GREEN
L. Haddon

YELLOW - ORANGE
S. Proctor

WHITE -YELLOW
D. White
H. Bhaker

blue belt
green belt
orange belt
yellow belt

a slice of judo

THURSDAY 18th OCTOBER 2013

cake

One of our students loves Judo so much that when it came round to her Birthday the only choice for her cake was……….

Yes you have guessed it a Judo suit, and what an amazing job the cake maker has done even getting our logo done in icing

Enjoy you Judo Birthday Kira Martin

MASTERS 1-2-1 EVOLUTION 3

SATURDAY 11th AND SUNDAY 12th MAY 2013

EVOLUTION 3 MASTERS

Students and Instructors from Zen Clubs from all over the UK came together at the masters 1-2-1 Evolution course to meet with like minded martial artists to learn new skills and techniques. Representing Nottinghamshire Zen Judo was Shihan Gordon Lawson sensei Dean Lewis and student Conor Lewis. All 3 reported back how good the course was and how nice it was to meet up with old and new friends.

Masters teaching on this course was as follows:
Frank Watson - 6th dan Jujutsu,
Stephen Mitchelle - Godan Renshi,
Adrian Valman- Kapap Master -
Military Krav Maga -
5th dan Karate
Richard Pearman - 8th dan kaidan
George Launders - 5th dan Judo
Philip Bradley - master MEIMA
Christopher Moslin - 8th dan Aikido
Gordan Lawson - 8th dan Judo
Paul Adams - Milatery rank Ninjutsu
Brian Rogers - 8th dan jujustu
Eric Amada - Escrima
Leeroy Blake - 4th dan Aikibudo Ailido
Terry Hall - 7th dan Jujutsu
George Bishop - master Karate

Evolution instructors

Mansfield Club Gading

SUNDAY 5th May 2013

1st Kyu PROMOTION

WEDNESDAY 10th APRIL 2013

gareth grading brown

Gareth Gladwin (Right) receiving his 1st Kyu Brown belt from Shihan Gordon Lawson 8th Dan (Left)

A MASSIVE WELL DONE!! FROM ALL AT BASFORD ZEN JUDO.....

Sensei Dean Lewis

2 NEW DAN GRADES

WEDNESDAY 27th February 2013

well done!!

black belt 1
black belt 1

2 Students from Ratcliff Zen Judo have been presented with there 1st Dan black belts after demonstrating the requirements to Shihan Gordon Lawson 8th Dan and the guest grading officer Sensei Brian.
Both students passed the grading with no issues and was presented with the coveted Black Belt status at the end of normal session

Wise words were passed to them From Sensei Brian who told them that now you have achieved 1st Dan status you are now ready to learn.

Basford Zen Judo would like to congratulate both Nick and Josh on this honourable achievement in the Judo.

josh and nick dan grade

young students first Grading

Friday 15th February 2013

jole

Well done to Basfords young student on passing his first grading.
The grading was taken on Friday 15th February 2013 during the normal club
His grading officer was Mark Hore and over seen by Shihan Gordon Lawson.

WELL DONE!

yellow belt
yellow belt

PRESENTATION

SATURDAY 16th February 2013

Shihan Gordon was asked to present Sensei Colin M Hutchinson with his 6th Dan Tradisional Judo grade.
The day went very well and comments from masters from many arts was all very complamentey.
Joe Carslake 10th Dan commented:
"A very hearty congratulations, if you have been awarded by Gordon Lawson it is as good as from the hands of God"

We at Mansfield Zen Judo would like to congratulate sensei Colin Hutchinson on his promotion.

present

A GOOD START TO 2013

FRIDAY 4th January 2013

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