Welcome to Ashington NKA Shotokan Karate Club

The Ashington Shotokan Karate Club venue was established in 1988 by Sensei Jill Kelly 6th Dan. The Club Instructors are Sensei Jill F Kelly (6th Dan) and Sensei Trish Bruce (5th Dan). The club trains on Saturday mornings at Ashington Leisure Centre and Thursday evenings at Josephine Butler Campus, Northumberland Church of England Academy.

The senior club Instructor is Sensei Ian Willis (6th Dan) who is the full time Professional Instructor at the Ashington NKA (Northumberland Karate Academy) main dojo. The club was established in 1974.

This website was designed to keep all club members up to date with all the latest information.

Ashington Karate Club
Ashington Karate Club at the NEW Ashington Leisure Centre in 2016.

Latest Club News

Next Course, Club Grading or Event


The KUGB Shotokan Cup 2016 (National Individual Championships for Brown and Black Belts) will take place on Saturday 17th September at the NEW Queen's Park Sports Centre in Chesterfield. Full details and updates can be found on the KUGB website by following the more details link...