- Visiting Okinawa in January for traditional training was senseis Jannie and Rocher le Grange from George.
- Success at Western Cape and National All Styles championships in Durban for various of our Sport Karateka.
- Bigger than ever Western Cape OGKK Championships in Kraaifontein.
- 42 members selected to RSA team for World Goju Ryu Championships (almost 50% of the team!).
- Representation in Greece at WKF Youth Camp by Charne Byleveld from George.
And finally, the following 29 Black Belts graded on 12/13 July at a national gashuku.
- Shodan: Joy Marx, Kayla Bartes, Bianca Morgenrood, Marcel Rautenbach, Heide Botha, Brent Hellawell, Lisa Stassen, Werner Stassen, Bart Jordaan, Monique Allison, Louis Fourie, Jeremie Verdoodt, William Juul, Jana Steenberg, Chris Coetzee.
- Nidan: Gino Adamo, Andre Morgenrood, Tharwah Hendricks, Nadja Nagel, Peter Harper, Justin Mc Gegor, Murray Campbell, Helona Coetzee.
- Sandan: Alida Schoonenberg, Nico Mong, Sergei Esaus, Pieter Piek, Hubert Mandl, Sandra Kleynhans.
The second half of 2013 promises to be twice as hectic!