BAMA Events-the B.A.M.A



The British Association for Martial Arts promotes a wide variety of courses and events, many of which are open to everyone.  Of course, some are for members only, and most of the time members receive a discount compared to non-members.

Please check back regularly to see how our calendar grows

BAMA students beach training


January 12th - Bully Buster.  1-2pm for Primary School aged children.  2.30-4 for Secondary School aged children.  Please call 01626 360999 or log on to the Members Booking Page for details.  Non members welcome, no experience necessary, no special clothes or equipment required, just wear something you can train in.
January 26th - Little Warriors stripe test.
January 27th - Kyu Grading.

February 2nd -  Bunkai Fundamentals seminar 1-4pm 15 per person.  Please call 01626 360999 to book your place.
February 10th - Ladies Self Defence. 1-4pm.  12 per person.  Please call 01626 360999 to book your place or email 

February 23rd - charity seminar in Seaton. cancelled 
March 17th - Kyu Grading, Newton Abbot, Devon.

March 23rd -
Bunkai Level 2 - Tuite.  Hands-on Seminar 1-4pm 15 per person if booked before 18th March, 20 thereafter.  Please call 01626 360999 to book your place.  Adults of all grades and styles welcome.

May 4th & 5th - UK Martial Arts Show, Doncaster.  Tickets are 79 for entry and training through the official website.  Please contact us directly to get that reduced to 35.

May 12th - Keikokai 20th Anniversary Training Extravaganza.
Perran Sands training on the beachMay 19th - Saifa and Seiuchin bunkai seminar in Essex.

May 31st -June 2nd - The South West Karate Experience at Perran Sands, Cornwall.  Training on the beach with Anthony Blades kyoshi, Neil Ellison renshi, and John Burke renshi.  To book your place, please call 01626 360999.

June 22nd - South West Martial Arts and Wellbeing Expo.  Bristol.

July 7th - Kaizen Martial Arts Expo. Nottingham.

August 5th -9th - Summer School, Newton Abbot

August 31st - September 2nd - Brecon Training Course, outdoor training in the beautiful Brecon  countryside with Anthony Blades kyoshi, John Burke renshi, and Martyn Skipper sensei.  To book your place please call 01626 360999.

September 21st & 22nd - Holland Bunkai seminar weekend with Renshi John Burke 6th dan.

September 21st & 22nd -
BAMA North East England present a weekend of training with Renshi Stuart Howe 6th dan and Renshi Neil Ellison 6th dan.

Wolviston, Billingham, UK

0930-1230 21/22 September 2019

FREE to BAMA members, further info via Neil Ellison

October 26th & 27th - Finland Bunkai seminar weekend.
November 9th & 10th - Scotland Bunkai seminar weekend.

More to be announced.

Watch what we organise for the rest of the year!

In years gone by we have hosted seminars, courses, and workshops with Terry Wingrove, Patrick McCarthy, Terry O'Neill, Vic Cook, Julian Mead, Anthony Blades, Russell Stutely, Stuart Howe, Neil Ellison, John Burke, and others.