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Our History and Memories in photo and video
Site still under construction
If any of the Coaching team have early photo's they would like to share to our memory page, send them in! I have loads of space free.
The very beginning of Ju-Jitsu in South Shields
Dorothy and Karl 1982
Steve Eglitis 1982
April and September two groups passed Black belt
Probably Steve in the background
Dorothy and Steve
Our first Photo Shoot
Ed Stiltner, Dorothy, Karl
Tom Sharkey, Karl
Tom was part of the Toronto Police Task Force, he was amazing!
Started as young as 10
possibly early competitions
Receiving 6th Dan
From Soke Clark in 2004
Receiving 7th Dan in 2011
The last grade to be awarded by Soke Clark before he passed away the next year.
Karl and Wesley, view from our hotel window.
After earning his yellow belt, with Dorothy and Steve, started at the age of 7.
Teesside early years
David Jennings, Alan Campbell
Davids first trip to the HQ in Liverpool.
with Steve Elliott, Mick Marriott and Jo Milburn
Our first International course 2004
Snrs from Billingham club with the exception of one from Tyneside off to Pisa for the Italian Congress.
On the mat at the iconic H.Q.
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