Who are we?

Traditional Shotokan Karate UK (TSKUK) was co-founded in 2010 by Alan Parrish (6th Dan) and Jason Hitchings (6th Dan) with a mission statement of providing top class instruction in traditional Shotokan Karate-do by working closely with the most inspirational and talented Shotokan Karate Instructors around the world, to enhance the groups within its association.

9th TSKUK Open Shotokan Championships

Sunday 8th July 2018

We are pleased to announce the 9th TSKUK Open Shotokan Championships will be held on Sunday 8th July 2018 at University of East Anglia Sportspark, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, NR4 7TJ.

Members of ESKA and Westwood will receive one official TSKUK grading stamp for entering the competition.

Members of TSKUK (ESKA & Westwood) can download an entry form by clicking HERE


Courses and National Championships

TSKUK National & International Courses & Dan Gradings.

The TSKUK international courses are held twice a year in February/September over two days at the University of East Anglia (Norfolk) and Southend Leisure Centre (Essex). All TSKUK members will receive a TSKUK course stamp in their license book for each day attended and also the chance to train under a large selection of guest instructors based worldwide in countries such as UK, USA and Japan, Each international course will also offer a TSKUK / WTKO 3rd Dan + Grading.

Twice a year in April and November we also offer a free national course to all our members followed by a 1st / 2nd Dan grading.

TSKUK National Championships.

The TSKUK offers members the chance to extend their training beyond the dojo and compete against other members in a competitive situation. The National Championships are held annually and rotated between Norwich and Southend.