Sensei Fred Jones 7th Dan - Sensei Emma Reid 4th Dan - Sensei Darren Bates 3rd Dan
Pennine Shotokan Karate was set up by Sensei Fred Jones on 3rd January 1983, at what was then
the Oldham Olympic Gymnast Club on Barry Street, Derker, Oldham.
We trained there for about one and a half years before moving to Greenacres Community Centre where we stayed for around seven years,
Then moving into the Oldham Sports Centre, on Lords Street, until the new Leisure centre was built.
We have continued to be the #1 Martial Arts club in the borough since the 1980's
We have trained those students who have continued to a degree level of 4th Dan and students who have competed
and won in world championship events.