Sensei Dimitrijevic, a close assistant to the late Taiji Kase Sensei, is one of the world’s leading instructors in Kase-Ha Shotokan-Ryu. His unique understanding and approach to Kase Sensei’s karate is not to be missed.

This course is a must for serious Shotokan practitioners. Open to all grades, associations & styles


19.00 - 20.30 All Grades
11.00 - 12.30 All Grades
12.30 - 14.00 Dan Grades
14.30 - 15.30 Lecture
09.30 - 10.30 Dan Grades
10.30 - 12.00 All Grades 

Weekend: £45 One Day: £25 


By Plane

Best Airport is Birmingham International pick can be arranged. If hiring a car Bristol & Cardiff are 1 hour away and Heathrow is 2 hour drive. If you are coming from abroad please contact Alan Armstrong - or +44 (0)7789 503594 

By Road

Take M5 to Junction 9 & follow signs for Tewkesbury. After 400m go straight at traffic lights then turn immediate left into the main school car park. The dojo will be signposted from there. 


Two hotels located within 200 metres of the school entrance: 

The Premier Inn, Shannon Way, GL20 8ND (0871 527 9088) 
The Travel Lodge, Shannon Way, GL20 8ND (0871 984 6436) 

Town centre hotels 2km from Dojo include: 

Royal Hop Pole Hotel, 94 Church St, GL20 5RS (01684 274039)
Tudor House, 51-53 High Street, GL20 5HB (01684 297755)
Abbey Hotel, 67 Church St, GL20 5RX (01684 294247)
Jessop House, 65 Church St, GL20 5RZ (01684 292017)
Bell Hotel, Church Street, GL20 5SA (01684 293293) 

B&B’s tend to be upmarket & expensive include: 

Nursery Court B&B, Mythe Road, GL20 6EB (01684 296963)
Barton House, Barton Road GL20 5QG (01684 292049)
Bank Cottage Guest House, Bredons Hardwick, GL20 7ED (01684 772666)
Fieldcroft B&B, Aston Field Lane, GL20 8HJ (01684 773173) 

For help with accommodation please contact Alan Armstrong 


Historic town with an Abbey, museums & many original Tudor buildings, on the confluence of the Severn and Avon rivers. Site of one of the decisive battles of the Civil War. On the edge of the Cotswolds, 1 hour from Birmingham, Bristol, Stratford & Cardiff. Within 20 miles of Gloucester, Worcester & Cheltenham. Why not extend your stay and explore the area. 

Tewkesbury School Sports Centre, Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury GL20 8DF

April 26, 2019
April 27, 2019
April 28, 2019


Sensei Velibor Dimitrijevic 7th Dan

Please note: this course is not an official course organised by the ESA. The ESA has no input on this course and is not responsible for its organisation and as such further details should be obtained directly from the Course Organiser: Sensei Alan Armstrong.