We are dedicated to our students training , taking great pride and pleasure in seeing everyone progress and reach their goals. We regularly receive thank you messages.
To the karate display team, Dear Sir, on behalf of the staff and pupils of Trent Vale primary school. I wish to thank you very much indeed for the kind contribution to our summer fair ,which was a great success due in no small amount to your generous contribution. An extra special thanks, we have had no end of comments from people saying how much they enjoyed your display. Yours Faithfully ( Lesley Jophs ) Committee Secretary.
Dear Mr D.J.Bowler, on behalf of the orthopaedic hospitals and
handicapped children's outing association, take this opportunity in
thank you and your club for your karate & self defence
demonstration which you put on at the dog show at Tunstall Park.
Dear Dave, thank you very much for coming and teaching us self defence, we learnt so much and had some good fun. 1st Keele brownies & Madeley rangers. ( Jan 2011)
To Sensei, Just to let you know how grateful I am. Thanks for putting all the effort into teaching me, and getting me ready for the SKU nationals. From Jayden Shepherd ( gold & silver medalist in kumite.) March 2012
To Sensei ,Thank you for teaching us Shukokai karate, we have learnt a lot in your classes. They have been educational as well as fun. You're a teacher in a million, thank you once again. Neha & Muiz Musadiq 5th kyu . (Moving to Newport) June 2013
First Madeley scout group. Dear Mr Bowler your karate / self defence course at Betley village hall is been very much appreciated and we hope that some of the scouts may be encouraged to carry on with this to another level. Thank you Tony Polwart ( Group scout leader) December 2013
To Dave, thank you for all your help and patience over the last few years teaching Ella. Hope to see you soon, best wishes, Mark, Anna, Ella & Emily Condliffe. June 2014
Dave, on behalf of the society I would like to express our
appreciation to you and your team of parents and children for
making the effort to come along and adding to the
atmosphere of our production (murder mystery Shingig in Shanghai).
Just wanted to say thank you for your help and support for Ellie,she enjoyed the day and learnt a lot, much appreciated. ( Sku national championships March 2016) from Nikki Morgan .This is three years ago 2014, as most of you may know Josh battles daily with Narcolepsy and Cataplexy. This makes most tasks difficult to say the least.
This Sunday ( 14/05/17) he is trying for his Brown Belt. Even if he doesn't get it he is still inspirational. He never misses karate and with the help of his sensei Dave Bowler he just gets on with it. Good luck Josh , From Dadx Sensei reply, Josh passed his brown grade with flying colours, well done Josh .
Today (21/05/17) I achieved my 3rd dan black belt, it was really tough and so happy I got through it. Would like to say a massive thank you to Dave Bowler for helping me get this far and preparing me for the grading. I couldn't have done it without him . katie Chadwick.
Sensei, Thank you for all your help, suppport, encouragement over the last eight years. I will continue to use the values and teaching throughout my life. Thank you Ellie Morgan . July 2017
We had a fabulous day at the sku british open, Charlie feels very proud of himself. I just wanted to take this opportunity to say a big thank you. Charlie is a different boy now compared to how he was before he started karate, and I thank you for all your hard work that you put in with the children. Amanda Bryce , October 2017
To Sensei Dave, Thanks for all your guidence and support over the last six years. Joel 1st dan 27/11/17
Dear Sensei, thank you so much for all the work you have put into getting me through my black belt grading and all your help over the years. James Tierney 1st dan 27/11/17
Thank you for your endless patience, understanding and gifts of fitness, discipline and confidence. Howard & Maria Tomlinson 1st dan's 27/11/17
To Dad (Sensei) Just to congratulate you on such a successful 2017. You have made us all so proud of what you have acheived and are a true role model. With 66 kyu belt's graded, 23 medals from the nationals & open, and most of all 13 new black belts from 1st dan to 4th dan. Love you Jade & Lennon xx
To Sensei, Thank you very much for an amazing experience i'll never forget, Love Jacob xx . Thank you for all the time & effort you put in with the training & organising Dundee. It was great, we all enjoyed every minute, Gaz & Racheal Taylor 2018
To Grandad, Thank you so much for helping me to get my black belt. I could not of done it without you. I am so proud of myself. Thank you for being the best sensei. Lots of love your youngest black belt. Lennon x
To Dad, Thank you so much for all that you have done to get Lennon such a great achievement, you are the best sensei and we are so lucky to have you. Lots of love Jade xxx
To Sensei Dave, Thank you for helping me acheive my black belt grading, which I thought in a million years I would not be able to achieve. Harry savage, December 2018
To Sensei Dave, Thank you very much for your support in helping me to achieve my first degree black belt.
Best wishes Matt Tierney , June 2019