26th January 2018

About Us

Kenny Karate Academies are family run karate clubs for families and people of all ages. (From 5 Years through to adults)

The Chief instructor is Sensei Ashliegh Kenny, 5th Dan black belt.

Sensei Ashleigh started training in 1996 with the Shukokai Karate Union. In 2004 she then moved on in her karate career and started to train with Ken Yu Kai Karate Association where she continued training until opening Kenny Karate Academy in 2010. Kenny Karate clubs practice Shukokai and Shito Ryu styles of karate. Sensei Ashleigh has an illustrious competing career including 8 British titles, 9 English titles, Commonwealth Open Champion, European cup winner X2 and all England International representing all age groups to full internation cap at 18 years old, where she represented England at the World Championships in Tokyo, Japan.

Kenny Karate are currently affiliated members of World Union of Karate Organisations and WUKO-GB. This world body recently recognised Sensei Ashleigh’s achievements and awarded her the grade of 5th Dan in karate in 2017. Kenny Karate has had students of all grades working to achieve their black belts s well as training to further their knowledge. Currently Kenny Karate has both male and female instructors and all are DBS checked as well as registered first aiders.