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The ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 3rd November 2023 at the the Hotel Cromwell Stevenage. The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and unity.

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The ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 26th November 2022 at the Needham House Hotel in Little Wymondley. The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and unity Read more

The ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 27th November 2021 at the Needham House Hotel in Little Wymondley.

The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and unity

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Our annual ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 24th November 2018 at the Needham House Hotel in Little Wymondley.

This was the 2nd year the event has been held back at the Needham House Hotel a central location which is great for most clubs to get to.

The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and most importantly fun!

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Our annual ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 24th November 2018 at the Needham House Hotel in Little Wymondley.

This was the 2nd year the event has been held back at the Needham House Hotel a central location which is great for most clubs to get to.

The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and most importantly fun!

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Our annual ESKA Dinner & Dance was held on 18th November 2017 at the Needham House Hotel in Little Wymondley.

It was great to be back at this venue (Previously called the Blakemore) after many years at the Old Palace Lodge hotel in Dunstable.

The evening was full of drinks, awards, food, dancing and most importantly fun!

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This year the competition is on a Sunday and all contestants will receive a participation certificate, with medals/trophies (to be confirmed) being awarded to 1st, 2nd and both 3rd places.

Categories may include:

  • Kihon (basic): 5 punches forward, turn, 5 kicks back
  • Kata (forms): Choose any Shotokan kata
  • Team Kata: Teams of two can choose any Shotokan kata
  • Family Kata: Teams of any size from 1 family
  • Kumite (freestyle fighting): Head-guards provided to juniors but all contestants must provide their own gum shield

The ESKA Dinner and Dance is a tradition of ESKA that has been going as long as the association.

The dinner and dance is open to all Adult Karate-ka and Junior (accompanied by parents) receiving their Dan grade certificates.

The dinner & dance is a chance for all the members of ESKA to get together and celebrate success. Dan grade certificates are awarded, as well as Instructor qualifications.

Dress code: Black Tie
Tickets available through Sensei Rae Nursey

To book your room at the above rates –  call the Hotel on 01438 779954