Our instructors come from all different styles and backgrounds, willing to share their knowledge with you.
GM Bob Curruthers
Bob started training in the 70’s under the British Karate Association in Devon and Cornwall. Instructors included John Smith, Danny Connor and Tatsuo Suzuki
In 2002, Bob was Awarded his 5th Dan by an international panel of masters in Dublin, Ireland including J Carslake 10th Dan.
In 2011 Bob was Awarded the title of 7th Dan and awarded the rank of instructor for Filipino Kyusho by Grandmaster Angelo Baldisonne and Grandmaster Rene Tongson.
Master 5th Dan
Mark has many years of training with GM Bob, he has achieved his 5th dan and has extensive knowledge on techniques and kata.
6th Dan Ju jitsu, 2nd Dan Shotokan Karate
Stuart started training in 1981 in Jujitsu trained under several instuctors such as Tommy Kwan, Mike Newton,Dave Hodgson and Andrew Wilshaw in the arts of Jujitsu and Karate. Meet and trained with top instructors from around the world. I hold the rank of 6th Dan in Jujitsu and a 2nd Dan in Shotokan under GM Bob Carruthers.
Clive originally started training at Winchmore Hill dojo under Sensei Mick Randell in 1988. After a few years away from martial arts and relocating, he returned and started training with Bob Carruthers and achieved my 3rd Dan in February 2012.