Sensei

Sensei Dave Hazard

7th Dan

ASK Chief Instructor & Chairman

Sensei Dave Hazard was one of the few students at the very beginning of British Karate. Like many of his contemporaries his first encounter with the Martial Arts...Read more

Jeff Westgarth

7th Dan

Senior ASK Instructor for England North

Jeff Westgarth has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 45 years and has held the rank of 7th Dan since 2011.Read more

Jess Lavender

7th Dan

Senior ASK Instructor for England South

Jess has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 40 years and has held the rank of 7th Dan since the year 2013. Read more

Juli Pops

6th Dan

ASK Child Protection Officer / ASK Squad Coach

Juli has been training in Shotokan Karate for 30 years and has held the rank of 6th Dan since 2015. Read more

Andy Marsh

6th Dan

Senior ASK Instructor for Canada

Andy has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 40 years and has held the rank of 6th Dan since 2016.Read more

Michael Hogan

6th Dan

Senior ASK Instructor for Ireland

Mike has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 30 years and has held the rank of 5th Dan since 2018. Read more

Matthew Corral

5th Dan

Matthew has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 30 years and has held the rank of 5th Dan since 2016.

Paul Walton

5th Dan

Paul has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 30 years and has held the rank of 5th Dan since 2018. Read more

Ian Gregory

4th Dan

Sensei Ian Gregory started his training in 1980 with Sensei Pat Connelly who was the Chief Instructor at Pagham and Selsey Karate Clubs... Read more

Adam Wackershauser

4th Dan

Adam has been training in Shotokan Karate for almost 20 years and has held the rank of 4th Dan since 2016. Read more

Paul Burley

4th Dan

Paul has been training in Shotokan Karate for 15 years and has held the rank of 4th Dan since 2018. Read more

Mark Raven

4th Dan

Mark has been training in Shotokan Karate for 28 years, starting in 1992 with Thames Karate.Read more

Shaun Banfield

4th Dan

Shaun has been training in Shotokan Karate for over 29 years, starting in 1991, and has held the rank of 4th Dan since April 2020.Read more