On Saturday 25th November Kazoku Kai held its 34th annual Xmas Basho at Wednesbury in the West Midlands. Students travelled form all over the UK to attend the taining and party. The day was organised by Sensei Kevin Bates 5th Dan and Chief instructor for the True Spirit Wado Ryu club who have their dojo at Wednesbury. In the afternoon we had a training course taken by Sensei Derek Ridgway 8th Dan.
In the evening there was a party where awards were given out and everyone had a chance to enjoy themselves.
Awards were as follows.
Peter Collins 7th Dan, Alex Price 3rd Dan and student of the year 20017, Adrian Gregory (Greg) Services to KazokuKai, Paul Holliday services to KazokuKai. Well done to them all.
Special thanks to Kevin Bates and his wife Louise who organised the event. Thanks to all who attended during the day and made it so successful.