SSK Diary

Welcome to San Shou Kuan Martial Arts events Diary

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– for typical previous activities see;  “SSK PAST events ARCHIVE” )


July 2019

Saturday 7th     BCCMA British Sparring Championships    @ Woodside Athletic Centre, Watford. (whole day  Sanda and Qinda)

Tues 23rd           Regional Grading @ 8:30pm @ Dan Tien Centre, Watford, WD24 6NJ
(prepare at Nic’s class 7:30pm in same hall)

Sat 27th         Regional Grading @ Tokei Centre, London Bridge, SE1 2EN  @5:30pm
(and potentially Picnic after in Potters Field !)


September 2019

Sunday 15th           BCCMA Basic Biomechanics – (Injury awareness and Sports Rehab.) @ 12:30- 5pm @ Dan Tien, Watford
WD24 6NJ      (£20 BCCMA members, £60 non members)

Sunday 29th           The SSK Development and Revision Workshop: @ 11 am-5 pm  @ Dan Tien Centre, Watford, WD24 6NJ
2pm Specialist Guest Coach Rob Simpson   (many requests for getting Grandmaster Rob Simpson* back,  focusing on traditional aspects (rather than Sanda)  showing additional hidden throws within our forms.
*Shuai Jiao (Chinese Wrestling), Top world class Shuai Jiao referee with 40 years experience.

October 2019

Sunday 6th   SSK Taolu and Sanda Competition including Regional Grading (forms and sparring ) @ 3pm @ Dan Tien Centre, Watford
British Rail: Watford Junction – short walk away and your Oyster card is valid
Underground: Watford (Met. Line)     Free car Park
behind building, unrestricted parking on roads.
[travel times: Brent Cross to M1Jn.5  20mins; Euston to Watford Jnc. 15 mins]

19-23 Oct        IWUF Sanda and Taolu World Championships  @ Shanghai, China.
(Squad selection based upon GB Squad training ** and Comp results)

November 2019

Saturday 2nd    BCCMA British Children and Youth Sparring Championships (5-17 years)  @ Herts Sports Village,  Hatfield  (whole day)

Sunday 3rd       BCCMA National Tai Chi Championship @ Herts Sports Village,  Hatfield (whole day)

Sunday 10th     BCCMA Sports Psychology (develop winning mentality, combat competition anxiety) @ 12:30-4 pm
@ Dan Tien, Watford   WD24 6NJ      (£20 BCCMA members, £60 non members)

Booking via All SSK members are BCCMA members, you will need to contact Tanja ( if you don’t have your current BCCMA membership number.
Black Belt SSK Diary dates to remember

December 2019

Sunday 1st             Black Belt Grading, @ Dan Tien Centre, Watford, WD24 6NJ   Time TBC
(Including the SSK 2019 Annual Awards)

SSK Annual Awards (commences after BB grading ends)

See link above for award details, Instructors Please note: if you have not maintained
monthly class register submissions, your students may be ineligible for some awards)

Saturday 7th         Regional Grading @ Tokei Centre, London Bridge, SE1 2EN  @time TBC

Sunday 15th           Regional Grading, @ 6:15pm @ Dan Tien Centre, Watford, WD24 6NJ  (after First hour of David’s Sunday class)
(if grading today, you can train in the lesson before FREE !  – if you mention you saw it here on SSK website)

** BRITISH SANDA SQUAD TRAINING (3:00pm – 6:00pm last Sat of the month.)
Venue: K2 LEISURE CENTRE CRAWLEY RH11 9BQ (in matted martial arts studio)
SSK  members ask David or Pete for more information.  Training led by Paniko and Nick Evagorou. GB Squad coaches.
(Nick is a former Olympic Bronze medalist from Beijing and Bronze medalist from the 2015 World Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia.)  

Kit:  shorts/ T shirt ,  sparring kit (16oz gloves, headguard, groin guard,  skipping rope, –  bag gloves and focus pads if you got them, ) water bottle and towel.

*Please ensure your BCCMA licence is current at the time of each workshop you attend.
Email Tanja ( our membership manager if you are unsure of your BCCMA  number  (or use our contact form)