Karate club needs new members
Yamakai Karate Club are looking to enrol new members.
The group, who meet twice weekly in Stonelaw High School’s sport centre in Rutherglen, incorporate shotokan karate with competition sport karate. The club have two gradings per year and are affiliated to the Scottish karate governing body. Coach Jim Ross is also currently part of the Scotland National Kumite coaching team.
Beginners are accepted from age five and above and classes take place on Tuesday evenings from 6-8pm with beginners under 10 staying for one hour to begin with. Yamakai also hold a class on Friday evenings from 5- 6.15pm.
Beginners need only tracksuit trousers and a t-shirt to get started with all sessions conducted on a jigsaw matted area.
Anyone wishing further information can contact Jim on 01698 421790.
Yamakai Karate are known for claiming success at competitions wherever they go.
Last summer they secured 24 medals including eight golds at various events.