The Worcester Wado-Ryu karate club was
established in 1985 by Humphrey Arnett, the Senior Club Instructor.
Humphrey Sensei is now living abroad - Mike Pogose instructs assisted by
senior students of the club and guest instructors. Humphrey and Mike
are students of the late Toru Takamizawa, 7th Dan Kyoshi.
emphasis on training is the development of character, especially a
strong will and positive attitude. This is achieved through firm
training in the tradition of Japanese martial arts with the development
of each student’s self-defence skills. This is the essence of