Sunday, 25th February
10.00am - 1.30pm Weapon Seminar @ Carrington Primary School, Laura Rd, Knoxfield
Nunchaku / Arnis / Bo / Sai (Time permitting) - basics, Kata, Bunkai
Cost $35 - register with Kancho or your Dojo instructor
Tai Men Jo 2023
2023 Loong Fu Pai Tai Men Jo/ Kyu Night Night) ( Presentation Night went on much better than expected. With good attendance of LFP members and their family members there to support our celebration, and excellent demos from all LFP Dojos from Victoria, Queensland, Northern NSW. Thanks to all students/ Black Belt holders, especially the Dojo Instructors for providing the teams on the night. Many thanks to Mac, our MC, Kyoshi Di for the DJ station, and everyone who contributed their helping hands on the night. Congratulations to the ones who received their awards and Dan Promotions. See our website for the list of people awarded and promoted. Special thanks to Renshi Luke and worked alongside me for the last few weeks preparing and planning the entire procedures/ programme of the night. Again thanks to Shihan Shane and his Inverell students who drove 15 hours just to support our event on Saturday night and driving home on the next day. Shihan Debbie flew in from Brisbabe , Dai Sensei Andrew Worland from Wangaratta with a bus load of his members, all to show their LOYALTY to LFP.. finally, thanks again Matt and Shaun for helping to transport our TMJ equilments to and from the venue.I am truly a luck person to have so many loyal members around me. Oh, not to gorget all the people who donated their gifts for the raffles on the night, greatly aporeciated. Hope to see you next year in November 2024 TMJ. osu....
This trip to Inverell has, so far , been a real success and eventful. Arrived on Friday at 6.30pm, grading at Inverell Dojo for a junior 2nd kyu at 7pm. Saturday morning at 9.30am to 4.30pm with 45 minutes break for lunch, we drilled on Aikijutsu / Kickboxing presented by Shihan Darren Finn of Zen Do Kai / Full Contact drills. 7pm big gathering at RSL to 10pm ish. Sunday morning at 9.30 to 1.45pm, we continued with more advance Aikijutsu / Qi Gong / Nage Waza / LFP BUNKAIS. 2.45 PM we all gathered at Lion Park for BBQ. Fantastic atmosphere. A very close bunch of members and their family. Thanks to Shihan Shane for hosting this event and the hospitality given to us. Thanks to Alex for providing the accommodation. Many thanks to all Melbourne Udanshas & Mudanshas, some drove all the way for this event. Hopefully, this can lead to an annual event. osu.
Aikijutsi Seminar 2023
Our Aikjutsu seminar went well at our new dojo. It went for 3 hours even though the number of attendance was disappointing. A few called in Sick. Thanks to those who attended. There was a suggestion to run a fort nightly / monthly 2 hour class..I am happy to do that if there are enough interest. Call me to show your interest. Indicate Time/Day of class you prefer. osu Kancho