|Saturday||Ryan Williams 1st Degree Black Belt ||10.30-12:30 am||San Shou Kuan||The Church of Our Lady St. Catherine of Siena.
177 Bow Rd, E3 2SG
(*3rd Sat every month)
1st Degree Black Belt.
|4:00-5:30 pm||Sanda club (drills & technical sparring)||London Bridge SE1 2EN
|Sunday||Jon Alagoa 2nd Degree Black Belt||5:00-6:30pm||San Shou Kuan||Archway Methodist Church,
London N19 3TD
|Monday||Peter Kennedy 6th Degree Black Belt|
Jon Elam 2nd Degree Black Belt
|6:15-8:15pm||Trad + Spar|
San Shou Kuan
|London Bridge SE1 2EN
|Thursday||Peter Kennedy 6th Degree Black Belt|
Jon Alagoa 2nd Degree Black Belt
|7:00-8:00pm||Pad + Fitness||London Bridge SE1 2EN
SEE BELOW for venue Directions and Instructor Bio’s
London classes are PAYG £6-10 or you can get discounted rates for block bookings:
i) Archway book online at www.independentdrama.com/training
ii) gym membership if training at Tokei Centre.
iii) use SSK contact form for Tower Hamlets
Venue: Archway Methodist Church,
London N19 3TD
Nearest stations: Archway tube (Northern line) – directly opposite, Upper Holloway Overground (8 min walk)
Buses: 19 and 29 all pass through Stratford, Hammersmith and Fulham.
Venue: Tower Hamlets ,
The Church of Our Lady & Saint Catherine of Siena.
177 Bow Rd, E3 2SG
Nearest stations: (District line) Bow , (DLR) Bow Church
Buses: 25, 108, 205, 425, 488, D8.
There is free parking at the church.
(Walk through the car park, as the church hall is at the back of the church).
(First session free then £6 per session)
Venue: Tokei Centre (The Hidden Gym)
Address: 28 Magdalen Street off Tooley Street
London SE1 2EN
Nearest British Rail Station:
London Bridge (5 mins’ walk)
London Bridge (5 mins’ walk)
Northern Line + Jubilee Line
or Tower Hill (10 mins’ walk)
Circle Line + District Line
The Tokei Centre was formed in 1974 and in its current premises is the only purpose built, self-financing martial arts centre in Great Britain.
Over the years we have been host to well over 100 Olympians, World, European and National Champions in most of the martial arts disciplines; BJJ, Boxing, Judo, Karate, Kung Fu, Wrestling and all the top martial art styles, that has helped make the Tokei a world famous venue and home to San Shou Kuan Black Belt gradings and classes.
Peter Kennedy is co-founder of San Shou Kuan and the Chair of Tokei Martial Arts; the UK’s largest martial arts centre. He has been actively involved in martial arts for nearly 40 years and has been teaching martial arts since 1981. During the 1980/90s he competed in Kick Boxing, Thai Boxing and knock-down Karate at National levels; he also holds boxing coaching qualifications. He is as passionate and enthusiastic now as he was nearly 40 years ago when he started all things martial.
Rosa C Alvarado is a 3rd degree Senior Black Belt, who has been practising and teaching martial arts for over 15 years. An energetic enthusiastic instructor (who also manages to balance this role with being a mum), Rosa is particular about refining techniques and developing people to the best of their abilities.
Jonathan Alagoa is a 2nd degree Black Belt in San Shou Kuan who teaches in Archway (N. London) and covers classes in the Tokei Centre. He started training at the age of 8, studying Southern Mantis kung-fu with his elder brother for 2 years. At the age of 19, he started training in Chinese Kickboxing while at Queen Mary University of London, attaining black belt in February 2007 and 2nd Degree Black Belt in December 2013. While training for his 1st degree, he started Taekwondo in order to get extra practice and attained a black belt in that discipline in June 2012. He has been running the LCTKD Taekwondo club in Chinatown since October 2013. He is also a professional actor with an advanced level of stage combat, and has been involved in various projects involving martial arts.
Shamiso Mushambi is a 2nd degree Black Belt, who has been practising and teaching for over 10 years. An enthusiastic and friendly instructor, she is an inspirational instructor interested in helping develop confident and well-rounded martial arts students. Together these instructors make a successful teaching team, with a loyal following of men and women.
Ryan Williams is a 1st degree Black Belt, he has studied Chinese kickboxing for approx 15 years. He also has trained in Aikido and has fused them in his techniques. He is a qualified teacher and he uses his teaching skills in his dojo.
His classes are mixed; one week traditional and the following week pad work.
– Ryan, is also currently studying to be a BCCMA Level 3 martial arts coach (BCCMA are the Governing body for Chinese Martial arts in UK)
Pierre Cochart 1st degree Black Belt, he started Judo at the age of 6 and then expanded into gymnastics, ultimately coaching several teams, including a competition squad. A BCCMA Sanda Nationals medalist himself, Pierre has many years of experience in multiple disciplines of martial arts. He brings his unique blend of knowledge and energy to his classes, setting various ‘games’ and exercises to help his students have fun while improving their technique and agility.
– Pierre, is also currently studying to be a BCCMA Level 3 martial arts coach (BCCMA are the Governing body for Chinese Martial arts in UK)
Ronin Traynor, 1st degree Black Belt, who covers Jon’s (Archway, London) SSK kickboxing class as required.
Ronin is also a professional fight director and action coordinator and a certified teacher with the British Academy of Stage & Screen Combat, a fencing coach with The British Academy of Fencing and Academie d’Armes Internationale; and director of Independent Drama which provides fight choreography, actor training, weapon hire and combat casting services to drama schools, theatre groups and the film and theatre industry.
He has directed fights for over 350 productions including film, TV, musicals, opera, motion capture and numerous theatre shows in the UK and overseas.
Total War , SEGA’s multi award-winning game series, Frank Phoenix, Gold Award , L.A. Neo Noir Film Festival, Ren – the girl with the mark, Grand Jury Award, Melbourne & Bilbao Web Fests, Rise of the Krays – Best Action Film nomination, National Film Awards, POV -Best Feature Film, Wirral International Film Festival, Kicking Off – Best Feature , Raindance, Olive Green – Best Action & Adventure Film, US International Film & Video Festival, First Musketeer – Best UK Series, UK Web Fest , Usagi Yojimbo – Best Choreography nomination, Off West End. www.ronintraynor.com
Contact: please use the contact form
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