Uechi-Ryu Karate Do

Hedge End, Near Southampton

A member of the Uechi-Ryu Kenyukai Europe





Sensei Nigel Coole with Master Takemi Takayasu 8th Dan

May 2006, Paris

Nigel started studying Uechi-Ryu Karate in Hong Kong in 1980. He has visited Okinawa twice to train with Master Kanei Uechi and was personally awarded his 1st Dan grading by Master Uechi in Okinawa. Since then he has studied a number of other styles but has always maintained his dedication to Uechi-Ryu Karate Do.

If you live in or near Hedge End and want to learn Uechi-Ryu Karate click HERE to send Nigel an email or call 07970 684017 for an informal chat. The club is in HEDGE END near Southampton, Hampshire.


Sensei Nigel Coole with Master Kanei Uechi 10th Dan

A young! Nigel Coole with Master Kanei Uechi. The photograph was taken in Master Uechi's dojo in Futenma, Okinawa in 1982 just after Nigel passed his Black Belt grading there.