Gulf Star Karate - Free Trial Classes at our Club Locations

Gulf Star Karate:
Bigger team, more venues, world-class coaching 

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New Venues and Open Days

All classes are open to the general public

New Club, Clarion School

After much demand, Gulf Star Karate is opening a new external club lead by Sensei Tom Hickman located at the Clarion school. This club is open to all ages and abilities for both students/non-students of the school.

Clarion Open Day
Come and meet the team at one of our open days and TRAIN FOR FREE.

Friday 6th October9am - 11am
Location Clarion School, Al Quoz 1 (Just off Al Khail Road)
Club Timetable
  • Monday 4:30 - 5:30 (All Grades).               
  • Tuesday 4:30 - 5:30 (All Grades).              
  • Friday 9-9:45 (Tots 3-5 years).                  9:45 - 10:45 (All Grades)

The Sunmarke School

Sunmarke Open day - Train for Free
Friday 22nd September: 9am - 11am
Location: Sunmarke School, Jumeirah Village Triangle.
Room - Black box room, gate 8.

Club Timetable
  • Sunday 4:30 - 5:30 (Beginners).                  5:30 - 6:30 (Advanced)
  • Tuesday 4:30 - 5:30 (Beginners).                5:30-6:30 (Advanced)
  • Wednesday 4:30-5:30 (6yrs+ all grades).   5:30-6:30 (Competition Class)
  • Friday 9-9:45 (Tots 3-5 years).                    9:45 - 10:45 (6yrs + all grades)
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The Team

Gulf Star Karate is comprised of world-class British karate coaches and lead the way is delivering excellent coaching across the UAE. The team is excited to announce the addition of two new members to our coaching staff with Sensei Tom Hickman and Sensei Alice Hylton joining head coach Sensei Alex Gardner, all of whom hold multiple World and European titles.

Sensei Alex Gardner, 3rd Dan

- World Shotokan Champion
- WKF World, European Medalist
- British and English Champion 
- Former Head English Regional Coach
-Coached multiple national and international champions
- Bsc (Hons) Degree in Sports Science and Performance Coaching

Sensei Tom Hickman, 3rd Dan

- WKF World Champion
- WKF World and European medalist
- British and English Champion
- Coached multiple national and international champions 
- BSc (Hons) Degree in Sport and Exercise Sciences

Sensei Alice Hylton, 2nd Dan

- JKS World Shotokan Champion
- British and English Champion
- Multiple international titles
- Specialist in junior and female coaching
Contact us:
                       Email:                                                                   Mobile:
Clarion:                                           0544002413
Sunmarke:                                  0544002514


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