Contact training remains forbidden

For those asking why we haven’t reopened yet, this is the current England Boxing advice, which accords with our own understanding of government guidelines. You may be seeing lots of clubs back to pads and sparring, but we don’t believe we can do that legally. Pad work reminder For the…

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Covid Update: return to sport framework

The Government framework for the return to recreational team sport has been published. Individual sporting activities may return only with a ‘public health approved action plan for each sport, with activity taking place under an official governing body’s oversight’. Considering the close quarter nature of combat sports and the inherent…

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Gyms reopen 25th July, but no contact sports

The government announcement that gyms will reopen on 25th July is positive, but does not permit contact training. Social distancing still applies to activities. We must therefore remain closed to indoor Savate training for the time being. We are running small outdoor group training with screening protocols and will resume…

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Covid Aware Certificate

In anticipation of our reopening, London Savate Head Coach James Southwood has completed the ‘Covid-Aware Martial Arts Readiness Award For Instructors’ with the British Martial Arts and Boxing Association (BMABA).

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Covid Policy and Exit Strategy – London Savate – v1.01

In conjunction with the British Martial Arts and Boxing Association (BMABA), London Savate is publishing its Covid Policy and Exit Strategy. ESCP-London-Savate (PDF 387kb) This document covers: Primary Communication Channel Maximum Class Sizes Arrival and Leaving changes Changing Area and Toilets Registration & Administration Online Academy Insurance Social Distancing Equipment…

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Covid-19 Training Update.

Current UK Government guidance is that 5 students plus 1 coach can train together outdoors, providing they maintain social distancing and appropriate hygiene measures. At this stage we believe this precludes contact training or any padwork, excepting between people from the same household. We have not chosen to attempt outdoor…

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Covid-19 training update.

As we approach the end of another month of lockdown, I thought I would do my best to give you the status regarding resuming sports training. I hope you are staying healthy and safe. Some of you are desperate to resume your sport and other activities you love. I understand…

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  • Covid-19 Notice. We are still not able to offer contact classes within government guidelines. We will reopen the moment it is safe, legal, and practical to do so. Consult news pages for latest or train with us online.