On Friday 12th December, workers at the Leaderflush Shapland Langley Mill site, which was Bobby’s old workplace, wore their Christmas jumpers to raise money for the BDFT. They raised an amazing £100! Thank you to everyone that took part. We … Continue reading →
The Jon Jepson Black Belt Academy held the second karate seminar in memory of Bobby on November 23rd 2014. This years seminar consisted of four hours of continuous training in different areas of martial arts.
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Annual Charity Dinner and Dance on Saturday 1st November. The organisers of this amazing yearly event kindly requested to collect funds for the BDFT and we couldn’t have been more grateful! The … Continue reading →
On Saturday 10th May, the Derby Asian Golf Society hosted the second Bobby Dorka Memorial Golf Tournament! The event took place at Allestree Park Golf Course where golfers entered in teams of four. Continue reading →
February the 22nd/23rd saw The Bobby Dorka Foundation Trust’s first event- the 24 Hour Pool Marathon. Over the 24 hours, people came along to show our team support to carry on going and for just £1 were able to challenge one … Continue reading →
Bobby was a Third Dan Black Belt and had been doing karate for about eleven years at the Jon Jepson Black Belt Academy. It was a large part of his life with regular training and competing. The news of his passing was a major shock to the academy and the lifelong friends he had made there so the academy held a 9 hour training seminar in memory of Bobby. Continue reading →