A unique, fully residential course with dedicated, grade specific training over three days.

NOTE: Residents may check into their accommodation from 2pm

If travelling to the centre using Satellite Navigation please use the postcode TF10 9LQ

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What makes the ESA residential course at Lilleshall special?

  • Fantastic training! Five sessions over three days. Each session split into groups according to grade with instruction specifically structured for your level of experience.
  • Great value! The residential fee covers all training fees plus full-board accommodation, including a three-course dinner with live entertainment on Saturday evening.
  • Internationally renowned instructors.

From the ESA: 

  • Michaylo Fedyk 7th  Dan
  • Geoff Beasley 7th Dan
  • Alan Armstrong 6th Dan 
  • Roger Hooton 5th Dan

and guest instructors: 

  • Dirk Heene 8th Dan 
  • Julian Mead 6th Dan
  • A chance to relax with like-minded friends. In the bar and TV lounge, you can take time to catch up with old friends and make new ones, over a coffee, glass of wine or a pint it’s up to you, with everything onsite there’s no need to worry about taking the car or getting a taxi home.
  • Spectacular and secluded surroundings. A former hunting lodge once the home of the Duke of Sutherland, Lilleshall stands in 50 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, perfect for a relaxed stroll between training or even a spot of morning yoga!

National Sports Centre, Lilleshall, Nr Newport, Shropshire, TF10 9LQ

August 11, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
August 12, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:30am
August 12, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
August 13, 2017 - 9:15am to 10:30am
August 13, 2017 - 10:45am to 11:45am


Michaylo Fedyk 7th Dan

Geoff Beasley 7th Dan

Alan Armstrong 6th Dan

Roger Hooton 5th Dan

Dirk Heene 8th Dan

Julian Mead 6th Dan