(Combat Licence)

Very important notice

All students must have a upto date licence and registration book.

No licence no contact what so ever, no restrictions. This not only keeps you covered but your training partner.

Only £20.00 per year

Full details @ Hokushinko Honbu or 07971737234 /












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Clash of the Titans 10

Clash of the Titans 10

International fighting championships                April 18th 2015

@ Carnegie Theatre Workington Cumbria

Doors open 6.00pm

Tickets £20.00 Std / Vip £30.00 After show party




Tickets selling fast so please dont wait.

Call.. 07788269415 or 07971737234

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Clash of the Titans No 8, Return to Curwen Park, 21st June 2014

mma picFor Tickets or more Info please call

Mark on 07971737234 or

Dave on 07788269415

Fighting charity Show, Open air in Curwen Park, workington

Sat 21st June 2014

Gates open at 4pm

8 man Boxing prize fighter

plus K1 – MMA – NSAC and Pro rules.

“Not to be missed”

more detail coming very soon. watch this space for updates.


Tickets are Now on Sale, ( dont wait until its too late )


Brendan Donnely / Gareth Skillen / Paul Eglin / Callum Bell /

Phil Flavell / Gary McKenzie / Alan Hunter / Shaun Nicholson

Bret McDermot – Full Pro MMA

Dan Grearson – NSAC Rules MMA

Tickets / Wristbands

VIP: £30.00 Cage Side only in Advance ( Ltd No )

Standard: £20.00 in advance,

Standard on Day £25.00

Any company that would like to sponsor this show, please contact Dave Straughton.

Sponsors get:Logo On Poster, in Program, One of the fights sponsored.


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Hokushinko Opening Times 2015





Fee: £4.00 a hour.

Fee: £4.50 1 half hour

Combat Licence £20.00 a year, all student, FEKO or FMA

MONDAY 6.00 – 7.30 MMA

Dave Straughton (coach)




TUESDAY :   6.00 – 7.00pm   JUNIOR KARATE (ZANSHIN)  ( 5 to 11s )

 7.00 – 8.30pm   SENIOR KARATE (KIME) +Weapons Training ( BUSHIDO )

Mark Hodgson, Sensei 6th Dan Renshi

7.00 – 8.30pm    BOXING in Hurt Locker

Coach: Dave Straughton

WEDNESDAY :    3.45—4.45pm   KARATE @ ( Broughton Moor School )



  6.00 – 7.00pm   Karate – Kata and Kumite, all levels, for competitions. ( invite only )

 Mark Hodgson, Sensei 6th Dan Renshi


THURSDAY :   3.15 – 4.15  Seaton Infants Academy ( only through school )

 6.30 – 7.30pm   TAI-KICK  ultimate Fight Fitness for Ladies Only (mega Fat burner )

 Lisa Hodgson, Coach 4th Dan

  7.30 – 9.00pm    BOXING LESSONS ( Adults + Juniors )

  David Straughton, Coach


FRIDAY :  5.30 – 6.30pm  JUNIOR KARATE (ZANSHIN) ( 5 to 11s )

6.00 – 7.00pm   OPEN MATT  “The Hurt Locker”

6.30 – 8.00pm SENIORS and ADVANCED KARATE (KIME)  Weapons training ( BUSHIDO )


SATURDAY :   9.00-2.00pm      PRIVATE LESSONS

10.30–11.30am   MMA Cardio + Kettle Bells ( Dave Straughton )


SUNDAY :  11.00-12.30pm  BOXING LESSONS (Adults + Juniors) All Levels.





Cumbrias No1 Martial Arts Centre, and most successful Karate club. Boxing club. And MMA club. Over last 15years. What more can you want. Mark as 35years in Wado Karate-Do


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“Hokushinko up and coming dates” plus News


Next Hokushinko Grading

Sunday 27th April 2014,

Starting from 10am, all grades.( all students must have a upto date licence )

Mark Hodgson was awarded is ( Rokudan ) 6th Dan 20th January 2014, by Alan Carruthers 8th Dan RIP, Dr Josh Johnson 8th Dan, F.E.K.O,

New Bushido weapons training, starting from 28th March. please contact Mark for more info,

Kata & Kumite competition training in all classes. plus Jiu-Jitsu.



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Clash of the Titans 3 @ Carnegie Theatre

Clash of the Titans 3, 24th Nov 2012.

Semi-Pro Boxing show in the newly refurbished Carnegie Theatre, Workington.

Doors open at 6pm, first fight 6.30pm

Fundraising for Emily Shutt, she is only 2 years old, and suffering with Leukaemia.

Tickets: £20 Bronze, £25 Silver,( sorry sold out ) £35 Gold Vip (sorry sold)

After show party In the Bounty, Workington, meet and greet the fighters, plus DVDs of the last 2 shows. ( must have your C.T 3 wristbands )

Fight Card

Main Event

Title Fight ( New COTT Belt )

Jordan the Hitman  Holmes vs Kyle Walker

Neil Varty vs Lee Cunningham

Paul Smith vs Brian Ainscough

Justin Rooney vs Mark Andrew

Dan Grierson vs Tom Clark

John Harrison vs Jon Lund

Sean McKenna vs Kasper Wojichowski

Luke Todd vs James Haig

Dom Chico Smallwood vs Callum James

Also featuring Seaton Rugby Club charity boxing featuring

Peter Gilmour

Peter Watson

Marc Taylor

Ricky Wright

Mark Routledge

and others

Please contact: Dave 07788269415 or Mark 07971737234


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U.S.T. Results

Hokushinko Fight Academies first Ultimate Submission Tournament took place on Saturday 6th Results were


Gold – Kevin Thompson (HFAMMA)

Silver – Linden Parry (SHVT)

Bronze – David Hodgson (HFAMMA)



Gold – Jordan Holmes (HFAMMA)

Silver – Dave Straughton (HFAMMA)

Bronze – Steve Ansell (Tap Out Knock Out)


Lightweight (Advanced)

Gold – Connor Allcock  (SHVT)

Silver – Jordan Desborough (SHVT)

Bronze – Daniel Grierson (HFAMMA)


Lightweight (beginners)

Gold – Simon Kelly (HFAMMA)

Silver – Darren Miles (HFAMMA)

Bronze – Mark Holmes (HFAMMA)

Link to Times and Star article below


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Cage Carnage 10, MMA Fighting Championships

Cage Carnage 10, Explosive Fighting Championships, 20th Oct 2012 @ Hilltop Hotel, Carlisle, Cumbria.

Tickets: £25.00 Std – Vip Cage side, with waiter service £35.00

MMA – K1 – Cage Boxing, Cumbrias No1 Fighting show.

Full Card to follow

Pro mma 3x5min rounds

Carl Ward vs Tom Potts

Pro mma 3x5min rounds

Franky Murry vs Phil Murphy

Cage Boxing 3x2min rounds

Jordan Holmes vs Micky Nolan

Semi-Pro MMA 2x5min

Dan Grierson vs tbc


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Successful Weekend for HFAMMA

In a fantastic weekend for Hokushinko fight Academy 17 year old Lauren Crawford became European under 50kg kata champion at the W.U.K.O. european Karate championships in Manchester.

While this was happening more Hokushinko fighters were in Action at the Vision No-Gi grappling tournament in Glasgow. 16 year old Jordan Holmes won a Bronze medal in the begginers under 79 kilo category this was followed by another bronze in the Under 85 kilo intermediate category for Dave Straughton and a silver in the mens under 91kilo advanced category for Alex Cook.

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U.S.T. Ultimate Submission Tournament October 6th

Hokushinko Fight Academy will be hosting an ultimate submission tournament on Saturday the 6th of october. The tournament is open to all grapplers of all levels. The tournament will allow

Juniors & Adults, Please be at the gym for 10am start.

Fees: Juniors £8 Adults £10 each

All Juniors will receive a medal

– Gi vs No Gi

– Pins / Hold-downs

– Leg Submissions (Apart from Heel Hooks)

– Face-Barring and Neck Cranks – Win by Pin/Hold-Down or Submission only

- Wrestling boots are permitted
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Juniors 5 min – Adults 10 minute rounds
1 St Johns Court, Workington, Cumbria, CA14 3DS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           More Information and poster to follow shortly



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