Combat Sports School's long history of training champions continues

Combat Sports School’s long history of training champions continues

One of the Baldock Institutes champion wrestling teams, 1938 The combat sports school a division of the Todd Group has been involved in the sport of wrestling for over 90 years through our founder, the late Harry Baldock. The headquarters facility in Dunedin has only had two chief instructors in 91 years, the late Harry […]

Todd Group Close Quarters Combat Courses

Todd Group Close Quarters Combat Courses

The Todd Group offer close quarters combat courses and training in military self-defence techniques in New Zealand and internationally: Other Todd Systems training options The Todd Group provides combative and defensive tactics training for clubs, businesses, security firms, and corporate groups, including: close quarters combat self-defence tactical control and restraint crowd control close personal protection (bodyguard) […]

What is Karate?

What is Karate?

Karate is many things to many people. To some people they are there for the fitness or for the sport competition side, others to learn self- defence and to others they are there to enjoy the camaraderie of training with like-minded people. However, whatever way you wish to spin it the essence of karate is […]

19th Oceania Karate Championship

19th Oceania Karate Championship

The 19th Oceania Karate Championships are being held in Auckland, New Zealand. The tournament will encompasse two events, the Oceania Championships, and the Oceania Cup. They will take place on Friday 18th to Sunday 20th May 2018. Location: Barfoot & Thompson Stadium, 203 Kohimarama Road Selwyn College Grounds, Kohimarama, Auckland 1071 Downloads Bulletin  2nd Bulletin – Amendments to Oceania Cup […]

Todd Systems European Military CQC/MSD Disparate to Non-Military Self-Defence

The Todd Group has a lineage of no other current European military CQC/MSD training provider. You will not find any other military close combat training provider with instructor qualifications and lineage achieved directly from the three following World War II pioneer Master Instructors, SMG Harry Baldock, PSG Charles Nelson, and Col Rex Applegate. SMG Harry […]