Meet Our Team of Instructors

Andrew Jones 5th Dan JKS
Chief Instructor

Main Achievments:

1994 - Awarded Shodan by Hanshi Asano 9th Dan (SKIEF) 

1996 - Shiro Asano National Championships Team Kumite Champion

1997 - Awarded Nidan by Hanshi Asano 9th Dan (SKIEF)

1998 - Represented SKIGB at 8th SKIEF European Championships, Sheffield, England

2000 - Awarded Sandan by Hanshi Asano 9th Dan (SKIEF).

Represented SKIGB at 7th SKIF World Championships, Bali, Indonesia

2001 - Represented SKIGB at 9th SKIEF European Championships, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

2003 - Represented SKIGB at 8th SKIF World Championships, South Africa.

2004 - Awarded Yondan by Hanshi Asano 9th Dan (SKIEF). Ratified in 2016 by Sensei Masao Kagawa 9th Dan JKS in Japan.

Shiro Asano National Championships Team Kumite Champion.

SKIGB National Championships Team Kumite Champion

Represented SKIGB at 10th SKIEF European

Championships, Odessa, Ukraine.

2005 - SKIGB National Championships Team Kumite Champion

2006 - Represented SKIGB at 9th SKIF World Championships Tokyo, Japan.

Formed Kaizen No-Michi under SCUKO

2007 - Awarded Instructor Level 1 by Sensei Carless 6th Dan.

2009 - Awarded Instructor Level 2 by Sensei Carless 6th Dan.

2010 - Awarded NELSA Sports Coach of the year. (N.E Lincolnshire Sports Association)

Awarded Instructor Level 3 by Sensei Carless 5th Dan.

2011 - SCUKO joined JKS (Japan Karate Shotorenmei)

JKS Ireland Spring Championships. Mens 40+ Individual Kumite Champion.

Represented JKS England at 2011 JKS World Championships, Edinburgh 

2016 - Awarded Yondan Grade Ratification at Teikyo University, Japan by Shihan Masao Kagawa 9th Dan JKS

2017 - Awarded Godan by Shihan Masao Kagawa 9th Dan JKS

Luke Wren-Stringer  2nd Dan JKS
Dojo Instructor

Main Achievements:

2015 - JKS England Novice Championships - Mens 17+ Kata Champion

2016 - JKS England National Championships - Mens Kyu Grade Kata Champion

2017 - 1st Dan (Degree) Black Belt

2019 - 2nd Dan (Degree) Black Belt

 

 

Ben Chase 1st Dan JKS
Dojo Instructor

Main Achievements:

2017 - JKS England Novice Championships - Mens 17+ Kumite Champion

2019 - 1st Dan (Degree) Black Belt

 

 

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