Friday, 20 December 2013

The Christmas Break

Castleton is open tonight as normal
Friday December 20th.
Juniors 6:45pm and Seniors 7:45pm  

Jiu Jitsu at Middleton Arena resumes after the Christmas and New Year break on the 2nd January 2014.

We would like to wish everyone a Very Happy Christmas and New Year.  

Sensei W.Riley and all the Katana team

Friday, 29 November 2013

Bradford Grading Day

A fantastic day was held at Bradford and this photo shows all the students after receiving their certificates.  
A big congratulations to everyone.

"A very high standard of Jiu-Jitsu was shown today.  
Well done to all the students" 

Sensei W.Riley

Monday, 21 October 2013

Grading Day

Grading at Middleton Arena

A Fantastic day and awesome performance by everyone.  
"Excellent technique and skill shown by everyone" Sensei Riley

Krishan wins Golden Glove

Golden Glove Winner!

Krishan Mistry shows his skills and wins the Golden Glove competition.  
The award is presented to Krishan by Sensei Riley

Wednesday, 25 September 2013

A brilliant time in Pisa

A photo of Sensei Riley and Sensei Stefano Mancini 
after a recent Jiu Jitsu course in Pisa.  
We are looking forward to our course in November.

Please contact us at if your 
interested in our course as places are very limited.

Sunday, 15 September 2013

Meeting of Masters Form

Meeting of Masters 
Seminar & Dinner Dance

Print off the form ASAP as places are becoming very limited


Kyu Grading 

Sunday 29th September 2013
9:30am - 12.00noon
Middleton Arena

Black Belt & Gold Tab Grading

Saturday 26th October 2013
2pm - 6pm
Castleton Community Centre

Sunday, 8 September 2013

Katana Display Team 2013

A HUGE thanks to the 
Katana Jiu-Jitsu Display Team 
of 2013

Sunday, 1 September 2013

Meeting of Masters

The Meeting of Masters
International Jiu-Jitsu Seminar 2013

Friday, 30 August 2013

Meeting of Masters 

International Jiu Jitsu Seminar 

and Presentation Dinner

Saturday 30th November 2013 

McMillan Building
Bradford College
Trinity Road

See all the info on the dedicated page:
Meeting of Masters page

download and print off a form here


Saturday, 20 July 2013

40th Anniversary Masterclass

We are proud to show some of our recent photos from our Masterclass event.  We had an amazing day to celebrate Sensei Rileys 40th Anniversary in Martial Arts.

Sunday, 9 June 2013

Callum achieves Golden Glove

A BIG congratulations to Callum Hill who won his Golden Glove award recently. 
 Callum can be seen here shaking hands with Sensei Riley, who added: 
"Callum continues to make us very proud.   
Our standards are very high and Callum shows excellent technique"

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Middleton Arena Open Day

We have been invited to participate in the Middleton Arena open day again and we are delighted to announce the date and time slot.  
Everybody is welcome to come and join us and try out Jiu Jitsu on the mat.   
Feel free to come and join us for a fun day.

Date:  Saturday July 13th 2013
Time:  11.00am - 12.00 noon

Congratulations to Leon Guest who was awarded his headband for winning the Flying Kick Competition at Katana Jiu Jitsu Royton.  
Leon demonstrated excellent technique to achieve this.  
Well done Leon

Thursday, 2 May 2013

Liam Grabs Golden Glove Award

 Liam King had a very impressive Golden Glove awarded to him for outstanding punches in a recent competition.  Sensei Riley said "Liam has been very consistent with great punches. Well done Liam"

Sunday, 24 March 2013

Ulani grabs the golden glove

Well done to Ulani Greene who won the coveted Golden Glove award. Sensei Riley said "Ulani continues to show excellent technique".

Monday, 11 March 2013

Mason Kicks on

Well done to Mason Nuttall who performed brilliantly in a recent Flying Kick Competition.  Mason shown his "Flying" Colours as he won the competition 5 times to receive this medal.  
Sensei Riley added " A very good performance, well done Mason"

Bradford Grading Day

A big well done to everyone at Katana Jiu-Jitsu Bradford who performed brilliantly at their recent Grading day.  Sensei Riley has been teaching at Bradford for many years and has added "A great display with good technique shown by all our students, well done"

Junior Gold Tabs & Black Belts

Congratulations to everyone on Grading day, as the Gold tabs and the Junior Black Belt grading was an impressive display.  
Sensei Riley added "Excellent technique shown and to a very high standard"