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Welcome to the Scottish Karate Alliance Website.

The SKA was formed in 2004 and is a member of the
World Union of Karate-do Federations (WUKF)
www.wukf-karate.org

and National Association of Karate and Martial Arts Governing Body,

UK (NAKMAS) www.nakmas.org .

The president is Sensei Bill Hair, 5
th Dan : e-mail billhair@sky.com

WUKF host a world and European Championship every year, one for
Children ( 5-14) Cadets (15-17) and Juniors (18-20) the other for
Adults (18-35 ) and Veterans (36+) If the adults have a world
championships the children have the European, then it reverses the
following year.

SKA also have a National Championship, a Scottish Open and an
International Open, all with individual and team events for all ages
in both Kata and Kumite. There are also four Grand Prix events for
SKA members.

All SKA clubs can conduct their own Kyu and Dan gradings although the SKA does hold Dan gradings twice a year with WUKF credited certificates.

THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP OF SKA :

1. FULL MEMBER  - ALL MEMBERS OF THE CLUB ARE LICENSED AND INSURED WITH MEMBER TO MEMBER CIVIL LIABILITY COVER ( WHICH IS VALID WORLD WIDE)as follows INSTRUCTORS £15 per annum  STUDENTS £14 per annum ,renewed at £10 per annum ( you receive a hard back licence / grading book with your first licence

2. INDIVIDUAL  LICENCE – THIS IS THE SAME AS ONE BUT IS FOR A INDIVIDUAL KARATE-KA WHO WANTS TO COMPETE AT SKA EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.

3. ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP – THIS IS A ONE OFF LIFE TIME PAYMENT OF £20 ( THIS COVERS THE WHOLE CLUB )AND  IS FOR A CLUB WHICH HAS ITS OWN INSURANCE

ALL ENQUIRIES ARE TREATED IN STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.

BILL HAIR

PRESIDENT

SCOTTISH KARATE ALLIANCE































In 2014 the SKA will be competing at the following events :


JANUARY  

18th  :    1ST   GRAND PRIX  CASTLEPARK   1-5pm


FEBRUARY  

16th : AMA   SHEFFIELD



MARCH  

9th   : SKA  NATIONALS   AYR   12-5pm



APRIL     

5th   : UKF   IRISH   OPEN  

27th : BASK   OPEN  -ENGLAND



MAY   

4th   : London Open   

24th : 2nd GRAND PRIX    CASTLEPARK   1-5pm



JUNE     

11-15th :  EUROPEAN  CHAMPIONSHIPS  VERONA ,ITALY


AUGUST    

TBC  3rd    GRAND PRIX   



SEPTEMBER    

20/ 21st : EUROPA  CUP   ROMANIA

20th   : JSKA  SCOTLAND  OPEN



OCTOBER   

5th : SKA  SCOTTISH  OPEN  DUNDEE

15- 19th : WORLD  CHAMPIONSHIPS for children, cadets & juniors POLAND



NOVEMBER  

2nd   : SKA  INTERNATIONAL  OPEN  AYR

TBC  : 4TH   GRAND  PRIX    CASTLEPARK

  


DECEMBER   




More detail in the CALENDAR  or Download pages.


Join us


Membership is available to all karate clubs, groups and associations in Scotland. Members can have their own insurance, licence and gradings. The SKA can also provide insurance, licence cover and gradings if required.


Membership fees are as follows:


Full Membership


- Instructor Licence
 (£15 per annum)



- Student Licence
 (£ 14 year 1, £10 per annum renewal)


Associate Membership



- One of payment for life membership (£20)


Associate members must have adequate insurance cover, which must be approved by the President. Associate members cannot hold any office positions, including squad coaches.



Individual Membership


- Licence fee
 (£14 year 1, £10 per annum renewal)


For membership details contact Sensei Bill Hair, 5th Dan : e-mail billhair@sky.com











SKA member club Instructor Sensei Kenny Davis
with the olympic torch.
For the full story behind Kenny’s selection
Click HERE
SKA NAT 2014 POSTER.pdf