2020 News

Alan Poole – 5th Dan

Alan Poole – 5th Dan

Sensei Alan Poole received his 5th Dan from Sensei Lee Smith (6th Dan) at the Hombu on November 3rd 2021 - the last lesson before the November lock-down. Sensei Lee presented the award on behalf of...

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2020 March Pre-Grading Course

 The 2020 March Pre-Grading Course will be held on Sunday 22 March at the Forest Row Centre This Course is open to all 5th Kyu (Green Stripe) and above and required for anyone planning attend the...

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2020 Summer Course

2020 Summer Course

For now, the Summer Course remains scheduled.  As we get nearer the date, we will be better placed to make a decision.  Please check here, and on our Facebook group for news of any change....

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2020 Event Timetable

2020 Event Timetable

Spring Pre-Grading Course - Sunday 22nd March Cancelled Spring General Grading - Sunday 5th April Cancelled Summer Course - Weekend of 20th / 21st June Cancelled Autumn One-Day Course - Sunday 25th...

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2019 News

2019 – December General Grading

2019 – December General Grading

Congratulations to all students who participated in the December General Grading. We now have two new Black Belts  Francis Moore - 1st Dan Luke Barnett - 1st Dan Liz Carter - 3rd Kyu Colin Hellier -...

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2019 – Xmas Party

2019 – Xmas Party

The annual Woodlane Christmas Party will be held on Saturday, 7 December.  Venue is the Forest Row Centre and tickets are available at the club. Junior and Senior Student of the year awards as well...

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2019 – End of Monday Training

2019 – End of Monday Training

The 25th November marked the last Monday training session at Woodlane. We have now switched to a Tuesday evening class at the Forest Row Centre instead. The Tuesday Forest Row class starts at 7 p.m....

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2019 – December General Grading

A big well-done to all who attended the Pre-Grading course on Sunday 17th November.  Woodlane had the biggest turn-out from all the Ishinryu clubs, with 18 students attending.  This was in addition...

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2019 Summer Course

Announcing the 2019 Ishinryu Summer Course for Saturday 22nd June and Sunday 23rd June. New Venue - Now at the Forest Row Centre in Collier Row New Events - Back by popular demand, the Saturday...

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2018 News

2019 Students of the Year

2019 Students of the Year

Congratulations to Luke Barnett and Dean Ruzzaman, awarded junior and senior student of the year for 2019. Student of the year is voted on by the senior Woodlane instructors based on the hard work,...

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2019 – We now also train at Forest Row

2019 – We now also train at Forest Row

Starting Tuesday 19 November, Woodlane has a new weekly lesson at the Forest Row Centre in Collier Row. Our new class starts at 7 p.m. each Tuesday and runs until 8.30 p.m.  Ultimately this new...

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2018 Junior Student of the Year

2018 Junior Student of the Year

Congratulations to Kayleigh Dobinson for this well deserved award.  Kayleigh has worked so hard this year - a year in which she was voted Summer Course Student of the weekend as well as passing her...

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2018 Senior Student(s) of the Year

2018 Senior Student(s) of the Year

This year was exceptional in that two outstanding students were nominated and awarded. Both from the 'Class of 2018' new starter group at Woodlane, and each equally deserving of the award....

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2017 News

The 2017 Ishinryu Open Summer Camp

The 2017 Special Ishinryu Open Summer Camp will be held on Saturday 1st July and Sunday 2nd July this year. This year featuring additional instructors and a new location at Barking Abbey school....

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