How To Find Us

September 27th, 2009

You can use the TFL‘s Journey Planner widget in the navigation column to plan your journey to the dojo, or read some directions.

The Dojo is downstairs in the Finsbury Leisure Centre , which is just off Old Street on Iron Monger Row approximately 5 minutes walk from Old Street underground station – the nearest landmark is the spire of St Luke’s. The dojo is fully matted, with a sign on the door saying OAA (not ‘beware of the leopard’) and just round the corner from the changing rooms. If you end up fencing or doing a lot of shouting before punching people, you have gone too far. We only use wooden swords and sticks and only shout if in pain (or faking pain).


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Reaching us

By Tube
Old Street (Northern Line)
Angel (Northern Line)
Barbican (Metropolitan / Circle Lines)
By Bus
Route numbers 55 and 243 pass closest on Old Street.