Fundraising and Umpires Course

On the 29th April we are running our Competition at Chellaston Academy.

We are trying to raise funds towards taking a team to the European Championships in July, if anyone has anything we can use as prizes for a raffle please bring them to classes over the next week.

Also if anyone works for a company that could be interested in sponsorship please let us know.

Umpires Course – Friday 20th April at Alvaston 7.30 – 9.00pm this week shall be covering sparring so please bring your sparring kits as we will need some volunteers.

Derbyshire Dragons Club Competition Sunday 29th April

Please note we have changed the venue for the competition:

New Venue is:

Chellaston Academy, Swarkstone Road, Chellaston, Derby. DE73 5UB

Sunday 29th April – Doors Open: 9.45am

Please see you instructor for entry form, all entries need to be in by 21st April.

Junior Events – Patterns – Sparring – Power Test (For those without sparring kit we will be doing a Foam Sword Division)

Adult Events – Patterns – Sparring – Power Test

Umpires Course

We shall be hosting an umpires course on:


Friday 13th & 20th April

Venue: Southgate Education Centre, Brighton Road, Alvaston, Derby. DE24 8TE

This course is suitable for all Red Belts and above (Aged 12 years and over)

The course will consist of two parts one covering  patterns and the other sparring.

Please let us know if you can make it.

Alvaston Class Time Change

Alvaston Class Time Change

Starting Friday 9th March

The 7.30pm Class will be merged with the 6.30pm.

Black Belt will then also get 7.30 – 8.00pm purely for them.

This change will allow us to put on extra training for all, including:

Fight Club, Black Belt Training, Black Stripe Training, Workshops, Instructor Training, And Umpire Training.

These additional sessions will replace the additional half hour, but will give all Black Belts extra training.