Mike has been training since 1985.
He started training at Canons Karate Club with Shihan Thompson, he also trained in Japan in 1988 with Sugamoto Sensei SKI.
Mike is also a qualified referee and currently holds:
- EKF Kumite A Referee
- EKF Kata A Judge
- BKF Kumite A Referee
- BKF Kata A Judge
Mike is the instructor at South Mitcham Commumity Centre, the club has been going for 22 years. The club prides itself on working with children experiencing learning and behaviour difficulties.