Ashington SKC News Article

Congratulations everyone who graded at our first grading of 2019 on Sunday 24th  March with Sensei Frank Brennan, 8th Dan at Josephine Butler Campus. A total of 93 students sat their grading examination, with 43 from Ashington, 47 from other NKA clubs and three from South Beach SKC.

A special well done to Esme Parkinson who received a pass and a half!

Results for Ashington members can be found below the class pictures.


1st Kyu - Brown and Double White Belt
Sophie Gordon
Tong Xin He
Lennon McCulloch

2nd Kyu - Brown and White Belt
Callum Caldwell
Charlotte Reason
Jason Sunil

3rd Kyu - Brown Belt
Nicola Butler
Aedán Caldwell
Melody Diang
Yong Jie He
Charlie Parkinson
Peter Phillips

4th Kyu - Purple and White Belt
Claire Brown
Ronya Lane

5th Kyu - Purple Belt
Grace Brown
Alethea Caldwell
Rebecca Draper
Liam Moody
Esme Parkinson
Paul Pollard
Shay Summers
Rapha Torres

6th Kyu - Green Belt
Yemane Guaush
Chelsee Haldon
Robel Mulubrhan
Alex Owen
Adam Reason

7th Kyu - Yellow Belt
Adam Brash
Teagan Coultas
Sam Mawson
Zoe Young

8th Kyu - Red Belt
Kacey Alexander
Thomas Blackburn
Anthea De Guzman
Johann De Guzman
Emmie-Ann Henderson
Harneesh Sandhu
Karam Sandhu
Anthony Tilmouth

9th Kyu - Orange Belt
Joshua Douglas
Michael Houston
Tyler Stevenson
Kayla Summers

Sensei  Brennan and Sensei Jill also presented two of our new black belts, Joel Pollard and Rachael Barnes with their silk belts. Joel and Rachael who  their grading the day before in Kirkintilloch.

A full gallery of photos from both training sessions and the gradings can be found here.