SKF Kata Team Pool Dates

24 January, 2019

SKF Kata Team Pool Dates:

Friday 1 February 2019
Friday 1 March 2019
Friday 29 March 2019
Friday 26 April 2019
Friday 31 May 2019

From 7.00pm – 8.30pm.

The cost per session is £5.

Open to SKF Kyu and Dan Grades interested in Competition Kata.

Coached by SKF Kata Coaches Lesley Cairns 6th Dan and Paul Connor 5th Dan.

Xcite Broxburn Sports Centre
Church Street
EH52 5EL


Free SKF Members Course

22 January, 2019

Date: Sunday 24th February 2019

Time: 10.00-11.30am: For all Junior Grades, all 8th-4th Kyus and anyone planning on sitting a Dan Grading in 2019.

11.30am-1.00pm: For 3rd-1st Kyus and All Dan Grades.

Location: Deans Community High School, Eastwood Park, Livingston EH54 8PS, UK

Please promote this Free event open to all SKF members with a current licence. A stamp will be given to all current SKF licence holders.

SKF Members at a Free Course in 2018

SKF Members at a Free Course in 2018

SKF AGM 2019

12 December, 2018

As per previous years the AGM has been arranged for Sunday 13th January 2019 at the Hilcroft Hotel, Whitburn at 1000hrs. This will be followed by a Federation meeting.

The Secretary require nominations for all positions prior to the AGM.

If any person wishes to submit a notice of motion this must be done in writing and submitted to the secretary prior to the meeting and signed by 2 members

Reports required from the following persons for the AGM.

Licence Officer
Head coach
Chief Referee
Technical Committee
Sports Committee

If any members have items for the agenda for the Federation meeting can they please email the secretary prior to the meeting.

The following schedule on the day is proposed.

0830 – 1000. Executive Meeting
1000 – 1030. AGM
1030 – 1200 Federation Meeting

Alan Purdie Retirement

9 December, 2018

Alan Purdie has now retired after many years in Karate. The SKF & members wish him all the best in his retirement after many years as a member.

Scott Donaldson Life Member

1 December, 2018

Congratulations to Scott Donaldson “Stonie” senior instructor of Bellshill Wado Kai who was awarded life membership of the SKF after 42 years of service.

Senior Grade Promotions November 2018

10 November, 2018

Congratulations to the following SKF Senior Grades who were promoted at the recent SKF Black Tie Dance.

  • Peter Rogers to 7th Dan
  • Lesley Cairns to 6th Dan
  • Paul Connor to 5th Dan

Pictured L to R: Peter Rogers 7th Dan, Lesley Cairns 6th Dan, Paul Connor 5th Dan.

SKGB Kumite Championships 2018

2 November, 2018

Please see below the form to be used for SKF entry to the SKGB Kumite Championships at Ravenscraig Sports Facility on 25th November 2018.

Entries will only be accepted returned on this form.  There is an example of how to complete at the top of the form and cost columns have information about the correct entry amount.  The form will auto add what is due from each competitor and also will calculate a club total.  All forms will be checked on receipt and then a request for payment will be made.


For Kumite teams – please include entry if you wish your club member to be considered for a team.  Teams will be decided by the SKF Kumite Coaches.

Entry forms to be send directly to Eric Wood –

All entries must be in by Wednesday 14th November at 5pm to allow time to sort teams and to enter onto Sport Data.

Please note that NO entries will be accepted after this date.

Entry Form


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