On Monday the Bushinkai Academy held a Karate grading at its Manchester headquarters. Students from the Chorlton club also attended.

The Bushinkai Academy is run by Simon Keegan (Kyoshi 6th Dan) and Phil Jennings (Sensei 1st Dan).

Present at the grading:

Simon Keegan 6th Dan
Phil Jennings 1st Dan
Matthew Brooke 3rd Kyu
Oliver Ingham 4th Kyu
Kristian Veitch (awarded 6th Kyu)
Natalie Barugh (awarded 7th Kyu)
Shannon Beardsmore (awarded 8th Kyu)
Sarah Forster (awarded 8th Kyu)
Luka Nayak (awarded 8th Kyu)