A new year has started. Along with this there is the annual fee for the WNA. If you want to stay member of the WNA or if you love nunchaku-do please pay your annual fee at IBAN NL26ABNA0413575985. The costs are for those who are up to 17 years: € 20.00 each year and 18 years and over: € 25.00 each year. (BIC number: ABNANL2A, bank: ABN AMRO). Attention: you are only allowed to do a dan-exam, if you are member of the WNA three years in a row. So stay connected.
Februari 25th the first edition of the USC CUP was a fact. Initiator of this tournament is Hannah Jalink. After doing the teacher-A course she started her own club at Universum Sports Center in Amsterdam. B-klasse freestyle was a good initiative There were a lot of new compatitors like Steven Nijman (USC), Kamiel (Budo Ryu Zitterd), Jesse Hendrix and Sandro Busurashvili (Heiloo) who showed that freestyle is for everyone! Adam Reed took the junior USC freestyle Cup and Marijn Wielenga the USC cup freestyle seniors B. The kumite was a great fight for the trophies. BEST OF THE BEST The final was between Huub Kolkman and Luke Boudewijns. It was even for some time. Huub accelerated and defeated Luke. Huub Kolkman won the Best of the Best! The USC Cup was a good tournament for all. Also the demo of the Dutch nunchaku team was enjoyed by the audience.
Antai organises under auspiciën of the FNB a kumite competition on March 25th. This competiton takes place at sportshall Bleukens, Hoolsterweg 36 in the town of Balen Belgium. For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
After a beautifull tournament on sunday November 27nd we are proud to tell you the results. We were happy to meet our friends from France again. Kumite Length -1.65 1st team 1 Budo Ryu Zitterd (Shauna Mols, Rafael Dols, Sem Veenstra) 2nd team 1 de Jong (Marissa de Jong, Jim Cable, Daan Bartels) 3rd team 2 de Jong (Morgan van Rheenen, Sita Waterbeek, Dion Waterbeek) Length +1.65 1st team 3 de Jong (Jochem van Oorschot, Ricardo de Jong, Safouane Boukachar) 2nd team 1 v/d berg (Wilfred Bolten, Hannah Jalink, Almar de Ronde, Noah Vredeveldt (reserve)) 3rd team 5 de Jong (Luca Laponder, Jeroen Mense, Sjoerd Leinberger) Kata 1st team 1 v/d Berg (Wilfred Bolten, Hannah Jalink, Almar de Ronde, Noah Vredeveldt (reserve)) 2nd team 3 de Jong (Jochem van Oorschot, Ricardo de Jong, Safouane Boukachar) 3rd team 1 Nunchaku Amstelveen (Otto Koedooder, Jop de Graaf, Moreno Ensink, Robbert Koning (reserve)) Overall winner (2 equall winners) Team 1 v/d Berg Team 3 de Jong Extra part demo 1st team v/d Berg ( Joris v/d Berg, Thysia Rijken en Hannah Jalink) 2nd team de Jong (Jochem van Oorschot, Ricardo de Jong en Safouane Boukachar) 3rd team Pijnacker (Boy van Tilburg, Lloyd Kloosterman en Lisa Zinger)
The first nunchaku-do tournament of the next season is planned: the Open Breukelse championship. Be there on Oktober 8th 2016. Use your summer holiday to train extra if you want to be number 1, 2 or 3!