Meet The Seniors

Meet The Seniors

Meet The Seniors

The BTKA / Washinkai Karate is organised in to and Executive Committee and a Council. Below you can find out more information on the all of the senior grades within Washinkai Karate.

Shihan Chris Thompson

Shihan Chris Thompson

Position: Chief Instructor, ChairpersonCurrent Grade: 9th Dan

Neville Smith

Neville Smith

Position: Vice-Chairperson, InstructorCurrent Grade: 7th Dan

Alison Thompson

Alison Thompson

Position: Secretary, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Professor Geir Store

Professor Geir Store

Position: Medical Officer, Executive Committee MemberCurrent Grade: 7th Dan

Neil Benton

Neil Benton

Position: Executive Committee Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Dave Martin

Dave Martin

Position: Executive Committee Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Roy Gould

Roy Gould

Position: Executive Committee Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Annette Turpin

Annette Turpin

Position: Executive Committee Member, Lead CPO, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Paul Hacker

Paul Hacker

Position: Executive Officer, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Shaz Shahid

Shaz Shahid

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 6th Dan

Michelle Martin

Michelle Martin

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 5th Dan

Chris Wateridge

Chris Wateridge

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 5th Dan

Mike Beasley

Mike Beasley

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 5th Dan

Brett Jacobs

Brett Jacobs

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Steve Mortley

Steve Mortley

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

James Lakeman

James Lakeman

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Geovanny Salazar

Geovanny Salazar

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Steve Hensman

Steve Hensman

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Sarah Lakin

Sarah Lakin

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Charlie Hobbs

Charlie Hobbs

Position: Council Member, InstructorCurrent Grade: 3rd Dan

Patrick Gawler

Patrick Gawler

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Steadnet Gray

Steadnet Gray

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Jean Wedja

Jean Wedja

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Calum Mendham

Calum Mendham

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 4th Dan

Rod Flanagan

Rod Flanagan

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 3rd Dan

Brendan O'Neill

Brendan O'Neill

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 3rd Dan

Diana Boyd

Diana Boyd

Position: InstructorCurrent Grade: 2nd Dan