Tuesday, 6th November 2007

International, National, Regional & County news at MSMAS

A busy time for Members of The Mid Sussex Martial School at International, National, Regional & County level…


‘Internationally’ Roger Payne, Dojo Head at The Mid Sussex Martial Arts School, has just returned from his third annual visit to Moscow in Russia, invited to teach again at the famous ‘Moscow Budokan’ alongside Sergey Kosorotov, past heavyweight World Judo Champion,


and Alexander Arabajiev, Jujutsu Kyoshi, Representative of the Russian Federation for Dai Nippon Butoku Kai.

‘Nationally’, Sue Buckley, a Mid Sussex Martial Arts School YuDansha (Judo Black Belt) and 'Ladies Masters Judo Champion' has now been appointed a full Member of the 2007 Great Britain Masters Squad.

‘Regionally’, Cris Leahy, another Mid Sussex Martial Arts School YuDansha took Gold


at the Southern Area Senior Championships held in Crawley, in the Over 100Kgs Men’s Category, whilst our Juniors took Silver & 2 x Bronze in other Categories at the same event.

At ‘County’ level, there was success for Shelley Jackson, another Mid Sussex Martial Arts School Junior Judo Player, as she took Silver, representing ‘Sussex County Judo’ at the prestigious ‘Clacton Judo International’. Shelley, a Student at Warden Park School in Cuckfield previously won against the past ‘US Open Judo Champion’, leading to her nomination for ‘Upcoming Athlete’ with ‘Sussex County Sports Partnership’ and the ‘Team Gold’ Award.

Finally, within the Dojo itself, there has been Grading success at all three of the main disciplines practiced, Aikido, Judo & Iaido.


Recent News

Wednesday, 10th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Training Times / Special Events / Diary .....

For details on the MSMAS 'FREE' Judo for Juniors & Youth (8/18yrs), plus 'Instructors Roll' PLUS recent NEWS ~ Click on any of the entries to right of this page >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

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Tuesday, 9th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Continues to offer 'FREE' Judo to Junior/Youth aged 8/18 years ...

'FREE' Junior/Youth Judo ~ Available to young people across Sussex at The Mid Sussex Martial Arts School (BJA No: 2075)

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Monday, 8th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Instructors Roll

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Sunday, 7th April 2013

MSMAS Judo ~ Medal success @ 2013 BJA Sussex County Judo Trials

A small MSMAS Junior & Senior Judo Team of just 6 Players, 3 Senior & 3 Junior attended this years BJA Sussex County Judo Trials, yet with only 6 they came home with 6 Medals to enjoy yet another 100% medal success day resulting in 3 x Sussex County Judo Champions & 6 x Sussex County Judo Players ...

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Monday, 1st April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Marks loss of Hiroaki Izumi Shihan with 'JYG Aikido'

On March 1st 2013 we lost Hiroaki Izumi Shihan, today, April 1st 2013, just one month on, the ever growing list of 'Jin Yuu Gi Aikido' across the globe will remember.

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