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April 2018

March News

2018-04-10T12:21:58+00:00

Our first grading week for 2018 has come up fast! Please see below for upcoming grading details and timetable changes during the holidays.

Term 1 Grading

The end of term grading will be conducted during normal class time next week starting Tuesday April 3 and finishing Saturday April 7. 

• Grading for 5-7 year’s will be Tuesday April 3.

• Grading for 8-11 year’s will be Thursday April 5.

• Teenagers can attempt grading during their normal class from April 3 to April 7.

If for any reason you will be unable to attend grading during this week, please let Sensei Nick know prior and an alternative time will be set aside at the beginning of Term 2.

Please bring your syllabus, full uniform and sparring gear to class during grading week. Also Sempai, please bring your Instructor workbook.

Easter Timetable

Over the Easter long weekend break, Saturday 3pm classes will run as normal.

School Holiday Timetable

The last Tuesday & Thursday classes for Term 1 will be Tuesday April 10 (Silver Dragons & Teenage Class) and Thursday April 12 (Golden Dragons & Teenage Class).

During the school holidays (April 13 to April 30) classes will be running on Wednesday and Saturday as per the below times. Teenagers are encouraged to attend Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays.

• Wednesday 5:00pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 3pm Adults and Teens 

• Saturday 4.30pm Ninjutsu

Term 2 2017 for all 5-7, 8-11 and teenage classes will start back on Tuesday May 1.

Best of luck in the upcoming grading.

See you on the mats! 

Sensei Nick

February News

2018-04-10T12:19:20+00:00

Happy Australia Day! We hope you have had a great break over the holidays. With Term 1 starting back next week, we are going to kick off 2018 by getting everyone together for a BBQ and a catch up over the long weekend! Please see below for the details and also registration information for Term 1 2018.

BBQ THIS SUNDAY
Lane Cove National Park

We are hosting a BBQ this Sunday to welcome in the new term. Details are as follows:

Location: Jenkins Picnic Area, Lane Cove National Park

Time
: 11.30am – 2pm 

RSVP
: Please reply to this email to let us know you are coming so we get an idea of numbers.

We will be providing a sausage sizzle and soft drinks. Not to mention great company. Sensei Nick, Geoff and the instructors all look forward to seeing you there!

Bus information
If you would like to come by public transport the no. 545 bus leaves from Stand G, Chatswood, every half an hour and arrives at the nearby bus stop in 10 minutes. 

Membership Renewal Available Online Now

Term 1 membership renewal is available online now. Please sign up before the start of term to secure your enrolment. Our Term 1 classes for 5-7s, 8-11s and Teenagers start from Tuesday January 30. 

If you are an existing member of Evolution Jujutsu, don’t forget to login to the members area  This will enable you to renew your membership for Term 1 quickly and easily. Alternatively you can signup without logging-in by clicking here: https://evolutionjujutsu.com.au/join/

Term 1 2018 Timetable

Term 1 kicks off this week! Which means all 5-7, 8-11 years and Teenage classes will be starting from January 30 onwards. Classes commence on the following days:

• Tuesday 30th January at 4pm: 5-7 Years

• Tuesday 30th January at 5pm: Teens

• Thursday 1st February at 4pm: 8-11 Years

• Thursday 1st February at 5pm: Teens

Please check the timetable for the full list of times and days.

We hope you are having a fun and safe school holiday break and we are keen to see everyone back in action in Term 1.

See you on the mats!

Sensei Nick

December News

2018-04-10T12:16:10+00:00

Merry Christmas! It’s been a fantastic year at Evolution Jujutsu, we have such a wealth of talented Leaders, Sempai and Sensei’s, all supporting each other to make our community truly one big family.

This year we saw many great students rising up the ranks and taking on leadership roles in younger classes. On top of that we had no less than 7 people attain Black Belt, which by the way is a record! Congratulations to Luc, Sarah, Stephen, Remmy who all attained Shodan (First degree Black Belt) and Sensei David who attained Nidan (Second degree Black Belt) in Term 4. Also Logan and Luis who attained Shodan earlier in the year.

Please see below for Term 1 2018 key dates.

Evolution Jujutsu will start back on the below dates in 2018.

5-7 years class Tuesday 30th January at 4pm

Teenage class Tuesday 30th January at 5pm

8-11 years Thursday 1st February at 4pm 

Teenage class Thursday 1st February at 5pm

We wish you a fun and safe Christmas holiday break and we are keen to see everyone back in action in Term 1 2018.

Don’t forget, combined teenage and adult classes are still running Wednesday at 5pm and Saturday at 3pm throughout the holidays. Please check the timetable for full details.

Merry Christmas from the team at Evolution Jujutsu!

November News

2018-04-10T12:13:55+00:00

Yes it’s grading time! This week we will be holding our 4th grading of the year. Now is the time to dust off your syllabus and complete one last review!

Already this year we have had three people grade to Black Belt! Congratulations to Logan, Luis and Remmy on their fantastic performances. However that’s not all, before the years out we will see further purple belts giving it their all and hopefully passing this important milestone in their martial arts career.

Please see below for key dates and important information in the lead up to the school holidays.

Grading

The end of term grading will be conducted during normal class times this week, starting Tuesday November 28 and finishing Saturday December 2.

• Grading for 5-7 year’s will be Tuesday November 28.

• Grading for 8-11 year’s will be Thursday November 30.

• Teenagers can attempt grading during their normal class from November 28 to December 2.

If for any reason you will be unable to attend grading during this week, please let Sensei Nick know prior and an alternative time will be set aside at the beginning of Term 1.

Please bring your syllabus, full uniform and sparring gear to class during this week. Also Sempai, please bring your Instructor workbook.

Last Weekends’ Seminar

Sensei David ran a fantastic seminar on Saturday, covering distancing and the transition through various ranges of engagement. It was great to spend some time revisiting and refining this important topic.

Last class for Term 4

The last class for 5-7 years will be held on Tuesday December 12.

The last class for 8-11 years will be held on Thursday December 7.

School Holiday Timetable

During the school holidays (December 13 to January 27) classes will be running on Wednesday and Saturday as per the below times. Teenagers are encouraged to attend Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays.

• Wednesday 5:00pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 3pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 4.30pm Ninjutsu

Term 1 2018 for all 5-7, 8-11 and teenage classes will start back on Tuesday January 30.

The timetable on the website is up to date and has the correct times.

Best of luck in the upcoming grading.

From myself and all the leaders and instructors have a happy and Safe Holiday!

See you on the mats!

Sensei Nick

October 2017

October News

2017-10-16T07:35:23+00:00

Welcome back! Term 4 started back today and Evolution Jujutsu kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday 10th of October for all scheduled classes. See our website for the full timetable https://evolutionjujutsu.com.au/timetable

The website is open for Term 4 enrolments, please ensure students are signed up at the beginning of term. https://evolutionjujutsu.com.au/join/

See below for further details.

Term 4 2017 Timetable

Term 4 kicks off this week! Which means all 5-7, 8-11 years and Teenage classes will be starting from October 10 onwards. Classes commence on the following days:

• Tuesday 10th October at 4pm: 5-7 Years

• Tuesday 10th October at 5pm: Teens

• Thursday 12th October at 4pm: 8-11 Years

• Thursday 12th October at 5pm: Teens

Please check the timetable for the full list of times and days.

Bring a friend!

If you know someone who would enjoy or benefit from martial arts training, invite them to participate in a martial arts class.

One of the best ways that you can help your club is by recommending us to friends and family.

Membership Renewal Available Online Now

Term 4 membership renewal is available online now. Please sign up before the start of term to secure your enrollment. Our Term 4 classes for 5-7s, 8-11s and Teenagers start from Tuesday October 10.

If you are an existing member of Evolution Jujutsu, don’t forget to login to the members area. This will enable you to renew your membership for Term 4 quickly and easily.

Alternatively you can sign up without logging in by clicking here: https://evolutionjujutsu.com.au/join/

From myself and all the Instructors at Evolution Jujutsu, thank you for your continued support. We hope you have had a great school holiday break and we are keen to see everyone back in action this term!

See you on the mats!

Sensei Nick

September 2017

September News

2017-09-10T21:50:30+00:00

Term 3 has flown past very quickly. Yes it’s grading time! Next week we will be holding our 3rd grading of the year. So it’s time to put all that training and practice to the test!

On top of that we have a number of Purple Belts approaching Black Belt so be sure to come along on Saturday and show them your support.

See below for key dates and important information in the lead up to the school holidays.

Grading

The end of term grading will be conducted during normal class time next week starting Tuesday September 12 and finishing Saturday September 16. 

• Grading for 5-7 year’s will be Tuesday September 12.

• Grading for 8-11 year’s will be Thursday September 14.

• Teenagers can attempt grading during their normal class from September 12 to September 16.

If for any reason you will be unable to attend grading during this week, please let Sensei Nick know prior and an alternative time will be set aside at the beginning of Term 4.

Please bring your syllabus, full uniform and sparring gear to class during this week. Also Sempai, please bring your Instructor workbook.

School Holiday Timetable

During the school holidays (September 23 to October 8) classes will be running on Wednesday and Saturday as per the below times. Teenagers are encouraged to attend Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays.

• Wednesday 5:00pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 3pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 4.30pm Ninjutsu

Term 4 2017 for all 5-7, 8-11 and teenage classes will start back on Tuesday October 10.

Check-in for Charity – Youth off the Streets

Check-in with us on Facebook during September for Youth off the Streets. We will donate 50c to charity for every check-in to class during the month of September.

www.facebook.com.au/EvoJujutsu

Best of luck in the upcoming grading.

See you on the mats!

Sensei Nick

July 2017

June News

2017-07-11T08:23:04+00:00

Term 2 has seen many of our leaders and assistant instructors progressing in leaps and bounds. I’m very proud of the great progress being made by all our Sempai. The leadership program not only builds confidence with martial arts, but can benefit many areas of schooling and beyond into adult life. Finding confidence with public speaking is very useful and facilitating learning can be valuable in many careers. To find out more please speak to Sensei Nick.

See below for key dates and important information in the lead up to the school holidays.

Grading

The end of term gradings will be conducted during normal class time on the week starting 26th of June and finishing Saturday July 1. 

• Grading for 5-7 year’s will be Tuesday the 27 June.

• Grading for 8-11 year’s will be Thursday the 29 June.

• Teenagers can attempt grading during their normal class from 27 June to 1 July.

If for any reason you will be unable to attend grading during this week, please let Sensei Nick know prior and an alternative time will be set aside at the beginning of Term 3.

School Holiday Timetable

During the school holidays (1 July to 17 July) classes will be running on Wednesday and Saturday as per the below times. Teenagers are encouraged to attend Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays.

• Wednesday 5:00pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 3pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 4.30pm Ninjutsu

Term 3 2017 for all 5-7, 8-11 and teenage classes will start back on Tuesday 18 July.

Black Belt and Beyond Seminar

Sensei Geoff taught the Third in the series of “Black Belt and Beyond” seminars early this term. The seminar was well received with everyone enjoying the challenging techniques.

Sensei Geoff will be back, teaching the Forth session of “Black Belt and beyond” in Term 3 on Saturday 29 July. While the seminars will be aimed at advanced techniques leading up to black belt, it is highly recommended to all grades levels.

Below are a couple of pictures from the day.

Photos from the last seminar

 

April 2017

April News

2017-04-23T02:03:21+00:00

Congratulations to all of our students who went for their grading! We were glad to observe a high level of skill throughout all the grade levels, with all student putting in 110% effort.

We would like to announce the first person to attain a black belt in 2017! Congratulations to Logan, who put in a fantastic effort and showed tremendous skill and endurance during the grading, as he was pushed to the limit.

Please see below some important information for the coming term. We all look forward to seeing you back in class next week!

Term 2 2017 Timetable

Term 2 kicks off next week! Which means all 5-7, 8-11 years and Teenage classes will be starting from April 26 onward. Please be aware there will be no classes on ANZAC day, Tuesday 25 April. Classes commence on the following days:

• Thursday 27th April at 4pm: 8-11 Years

• Thursday 27th April at 5pm: Teens

• Tuesday 2nd May at 4pm: 5-7 Years

• Tuesday 2nd May at 5pm: Teens

Please check the timetable for the full list of times and days.

Membership Renewal Available Online Now

Term 2 membership renewal is available online now. Please sign up before the start of term to secure your enrolment. Our Term 2 classes for 5-7s, 8-11s and Teenagers start from Wednesday next week.

If you are an existing member of Evolution Jujutsu, don’t forget to login to the members area  This will enable you to renew your membership for Term 2 quickly and easily.

Black Belt and Beyond Seminar

Sensei Geoff will be back, teaching the second session of “Black Belt and beyond” in Term 2 on Saturday 20th of May. This series of seminars is highly recommended to all grades levels.

Help Our Dojo!

Bring a friend! If you know someone who would enjoy or benefit from martial arts training, invite them to participate in a martial arts class.

One of the best ways that you can help your club is by recommending us to friends and family.

Self Defence for Women! Register Your Interest

We are super keen to start running a Womens Self Defence Class to provide knowledge and awareness about womens self defence, taught by our own female black belts. This class will be open to all adult and teenage women. We have a tentatively time of Mondays at 5:30. Please register your interest and find out more by emailing Carly on cspicer@evolutionjujutsu.com.au

From the team at Evolution Jujutsu, thank you for your continued support. We hope you have had a great school holiday break and we are keen to see everyone back in action in Term 2.

See you on the mats!

March News

2017-04-20T10:49:10+00:00

Our first term at Lindfield Scout hall has been running successfully. Just today we had Sensei Geoff drop in and surprise us with 2 hrs of great techniques, defence against weapons as well as sparring and Ukemi!

See below for key dates and important information in the lead up to the school holidays.

Grading

The end of term gradings will be conducted during normal class time on the week starting 27th of March and finishing Saturday April 1st.

• Grading for 5-7 year’s will be Tuesday the 28 March.

• Grading for 8-11 year’s will be Thursday the 30 March.

• Teenagers attempt grading during any of the 12-17’s classes up until 1st April.

School Holiday Timetable

During the school holidays (7 April to 24 April) classes will be running on Wednesday and Saturday as per the below times. Teenagers are encouraged to attend Wednesday and Saturday during the school holidays.

• Wednesday 6:00pm Adults and Teens

• Saturday 3pm Adults and Teens & 4pm Sparring

• Saturday 4.30pm Ninjutsu

Term 2 2017 for all 5-7, 8-11 and teenage classes will start back on the week starting Tuesday 25 April.

Black Belt and Beyond Seminar

Sensei Geoff taught the first in the series of “Black Belt and Beyond” seminars early this term. It was treat to see Sensei Geoff back in action and everyone thoroughly enjoyed learning the finer points of advanced techniques.

Sensei Geoff will be back, teaching the second session of “Black Belt and beyond” in Term 2 on the 13th of May. While this seminar will be aimed at advanced techniques leading up to black belt, it is highly recommended to all grades levels.

February News

2017-04-19T12:12:38+00:00

We are picking up our mats and moving to a new home on Saturday the 25th February!

The new location is Lindfield Scout Hall, 1 Beaconsfield Parade, Lindfield. It is located just behind KFC and adjacent to the council car park providing easy access. We are still on the same side of the highway, even closer to the train station and with plenty of parking. Scroll down for google map location.

The scout hall gives us a dedicated training space free of equipment and excess noise. We are really looking forward to focused and fun training in our new space.

Classes will commence at the new premises on the following days:

• Saturday Classes: 25th February

• Tuesday Classes: 28th February

• Wednesday Classes: 1st March

• Thursday Classes: 2nd March

Please check the timetable for the full list of times and days.

Classes for 5-7s, 8-11s and Teenagers during the week will remain at the same times. Saturday classes will be moved to the new time-slot starting the 25th February. See below for the new Saturday schedule.

If you have any questions please contact us on 9499 6697 or email office@evolutionjujutsu.com.au

We are excited to see you over at the new premises!

Evolution Jujutsu Team

Saturday timetable change commencing 25th February

Saturday classes will be moving to an afternoon slot starting from Saturday the 25th January. All other weekday classes will remain the same. The new Saturday timetable will be as follows:

• 3pm: Evolution Jujutsu Teens & Adults

• 4pm: Sparring

• 4.30pm: Bujinkan Taijutsu

Please check the timetable for the full list of times and days.

New Location Map