Gekisia Di Ichi

The video linked below is a performance of the first Kata Gekisia Di Ichi which was created by Chojun Miyagi Sensei in 1940 for introduction into the school system and to help make the average person stronger. Literally translated as ‘to destory’ it is a...

Our core beliefs at The Black Belt Academy

The Black Belt Academy has 3 core beliefs which form our ethos and are the reasons why I feel you should join us. Core Belief Number 1 We are the friendliest place in town – let me explain this, if you are considering a martial art activity for fitness or self defence...