Who is the course aimed at?
• Coaches who teach Kata to their students for Grading or competition.
• Judoka who are studying for a grading. Particularly for Dan gradings.
What will I learn?
• The Key elements of practising and demonstrating Kata.
• Current up to date knowledge of kata both from the Kodokan and IJF.
Who is Running the seminar
Mike Griffiths is 19 times National and Oceania Kata champion.
He has represented Australia at five IJF world championships, finishing 8th in Sardinia. He holds Kodokan Kata Cerification and is a regular visitor to the Kodokan. He has completed the Kata Summer course at least five times. He holds BSc (hons.) in sports coaching and a EJU level 5, high performance coaching certificate. Currently a certified OJU level Kata Judge.
For further details: KATA SEMINAR FLYER