Summer Camp, Denmark 2017

Summer camp, Denmark 2017

By Matt Sartori Intro The idea for a danish summer camp has long been one of those oft mentioned possibilities that never quite materialized. Last year, when I brought my student David along to a weekend training trip to visit…

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Summer Camp, Burgess Hill 2014

Summer camp, Burgess Hill 2014

This year’s summer camp was a different style of camp to previous ones as it was held at Neil’s house, with occasional trips to the local recreation ground and St. John ’s Park, as well as being focused on dog…

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Summer Camp, West Sussex 2013

Summer camp, West Sussex 2013

In true Kung Fu camp style I took it upon myself to readily prepare with appropriate foot attire for a summer camp that had historically been shadowed with wet and windy grassland adventures. On arrival I was pleasantly surprised by…

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Summer Camp 2012

Summer camp 2012

Following weeks of rain and more rain we arrived at the summer camp with our Wellies and waterproofs ready. And it was sunny! I think a summer camp first, and it continued to be so. After loading Neil’s Van with…

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Summer Camp, Five Ashes 2011

Summer camp, Five Ashes 2011

The official kickoff time for the summer camp was 8:30 at Buxted station. A steady downpour began just on cue. Bryan arrived to lead us in convoy to join the rest. We joined up and got to our parking ground,…

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Summer camp, New Forest 2010

Summer is here and it's time for one of the main events of the year – Summer Camp, which for the second year was held in the New forest, Dorset. We are seasoned professionals now, as our camping always involves…

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Summer camp, New Forest 2009

I watched folk strolling along Madeira Drive with their chins lifted, smiling, enjoying the gentle warmth of the English sun. Gold glinted on a shifting turquoise sea speckled with whitecaps and distant sails. This, I decided as I prepared my…

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Summer camp, Cornwall 2008

Day One It was summertime…it was Cornwall… it was the Kung Fu Summer Camp. This was the third year and the numbers just keep growing. That's even if you don't count our instructor's children, the ever-energetic Max and the tireless…

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Summer camp, Newquay 2007

Newquay 28th July to 5th August 2007 The good, the bad and the ugly from the Lewes and Burgess Hill club descended on Cornwall in spite of all the gloomy warnings of rain and wind. We were the Bravehearts; frightened…

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Summer camp, Newquay 2006

Newquay, Cornwall, 12th - 17th August 2006 When we first booked to go on the Summer Camp it was winter so the idea of being by the seaside in the heat of the sun sounded great. As time got nearer…

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