Craigmillar Festival


Karate Demonstration

Craigmillar Festival - 2009 - Karate

  Peter Stubbs                                                                          Photograph taken on July 4, 2009


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  Craigmillar Festival - 2009 - Karate



45th Craigmillar Festival

The Craigmillar Festival was held on Saturday July 4, 2009 in and around:

ArtSpace, the art center in the former Craigmillar Primary School at 11 Harewood Road AND

The Venchie, the adventure playground in Niddrie Mains Terrace, behind ArtSpace.

This was the 45th Craigmillar Festival.

Activities included music, painting, pony rides, 'Beat the Goalie, Harley Davidson bikers, highland dancing, karaoke and a karate demonstration.


This view looks at a karate demonstration, with Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park, about a mile to the NW, seen in the background

The photo at the top of this page was taken just before one of the demonstrators broke the two planks with a kick.

A moment earlier, both demonstrator had been showing how to break breeze blocks with their hands.  See the photo below.

Craigmillar Festival - 2009 - Karate


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