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Broadland Aikido Summer School
by Chris Metcalfe

Top row: Tomi Worton, Rose Tzanaki,
Bottom row: Duncan Francis, and Brian Davies

2003, Chris Metcalfe. All rights reserved

Frank Burlingham 4th Dan of Broadland Aikido Club, Lowestoft along with 4 club members travelled to the Welsh/Shropshire border to attend a week long intensive Aikido Course. The event took place at Bedstone College in Shropshire and was attended by numerous clubs with-in the Institute of Aikido.

During the course, 4 members were successful in the grading that was held on the last day. The successful members were, Tomi Worton who passed 1st Kyu (brown belt), Rose Tzanaki who passed 2nd Dan, whilst senior instructors, Brian Davies and Duncan Francis were promoted to the rank of 3rd Dan.

by Chris Metcalfe

Thank you Chris Metcalfe of Broadland Aikido for sharing this article with us!
Chris has been a long time friend of Aikido World, and has been a generous contributor of his time, help and most of all - his friendship! We hold him with very high regard and respect.

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Michio Hikitsuchi 10th Dan 1978
(C. Matrasko as uke)
1978 C. Matrasko

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