SKF Black Belt Listings


All the names listed are the recognised black belts within the SKF

All names listed in bold are main instructors & senior squad members within the SKF

 

These Instructors are the only official instructors to teach the art of

Kimura Shukokai in the United Kingdom as recognised by

 

KIMURA SHUKOKAI INTERNATIONAL


9th Dan

Shihan Eddie Daniels

(KSI Joint World Chief Instructor)

(SKF Chief Instructor & SKF Chairman)


7th Dan

Sensei Clem Braithwaite

(SKF Assistant Chief Instructor, SKF National Squad Manager & SKF Chief Referee & KSI International Referee)

(Former KSI World Individual Lightweight Kumite Champion)

(Former KSI World Team Kumite Champions Member)

Sensei Keith Cockburn

(SKF General Committee Member)

Former SKF Senior Squad International


6th Dan

Sensei John Crankshaw

(SKF Vice-Chairman)

KSI & SKF Life Member

Sensei Solfrid Daniels

(SKF Licence Officer, KSI Referee, Squad Coach & Kata Coach) 

Former 5 x KSI World Individual Kumite Champion 3 x World Kata Champion

Former 8 x KSI European Individual Champion (Kata & Kumite) 

 Sensei Paul Richards

(SKF Squad Captain & Squad Kumite Coach) 

6x KSI Senior World Individual Kumite Champion

Former Commonwealth Individual All-Styles Champion 

Sensei David Maynard 

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Former KSI World Individual Kumite Heavyweight +85kg Masters Champion

Sensei Audun Daniels

(SKF Squad Kumite Coach, Kata Coach & SKF Publicity Officer)

 

4x KSI Senior Individual World Champion (Current KSI Kumite +90 kg World Champion)

11x KSI Snr Individual European Champion (Current KSI European Kata/Kumite Champion)

Former 4x English All Styles Individual Kumite Champion

Former 2x British All Styles Individual Kumite Champion 


5th Dan

Sensei Colin Gillingham


Sensei Dave Powell

(Former SKF Senior Squad International)


4th Dan

Sensei Chris Simpson

(SKF Secretary & KSI International Referee)

Sensei Katie Simpson

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Current KSI Ladies Kata World Champion

2x KSI European Ladies Kata Champion 

Sensei Esme Gatzanis


(Former Senior Squad International)

KSI World Ladies Veteran Kumite & Kata Vice-Champion 2012

Other 4th Dan

James Dean


3rd Dan

Peter Jelf

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Current KSI World Senior -80Kg Kumite Bronze Medalist

Sensei Steve Farrow

(Other 3rd Dan's)

Josephine Farrow

Jenny Loftus

Teresa Lye

Ben Walster

 


2nd Dan

Gary Sawyers

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Iain Sinnett

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Current KSI World Under 21's Mens Kata Silver Medalist

 

(Other 2nd Dan's)

Maria Pereira

Sophie Powell

Charlie Mitchell

Samantha Riddell

Michael Pereira


1st Dan

Andy Hall

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Steve Pereira

(SKF Senior Squad International)

Current KSI World Veterans 50+ Kumite Lightweight World Champion

 

(Other 1st Dan's)

Brandon Taylor

Kofi Richards

Devon Richards

Mia Daniels 

Emma Bradley

Kate Azima

Isabella Azima

Padraig Cuffe

Spencer Morris

Luke Walster

Aaron Walster

Alex Nealon

Mark Jones

Andrew Fox

Bethanie Jardine

Pauline Jardine

Carrie Garner

Jordan Taylor

Gary Cook

Amanda Stubbins

Steve Augustin

Matthew Anderson

Debra Scamp

Joseph Scamp

Finley Lodge

Kacper Kryzkowski

Stuart Adams

Adrian Gatzanis

Karen Sinnett

Josh Spence

Mohammed Ali

Felix Leech

Mohammed Ramzan

Danyel Williamson

Jack Preece