Our Instructors

All of our instructors are fully insured, DBS checked and trained to the highest standard. Our instructors have completed various adult and child safeguarding courses and are fully competent in first aid. Our instructors have had at least 10 years of training so you can be assured that you are being trained by highly competent instructors.

Jonathan Bolt

Chief Instructor

Sensei Jonathan Bolt has a deep-seated love for Karate and received his 1st Dan Black Belt at the age of just 14. Jonathan is currently a 4th Dan black belt in Shotokan Karate. He has won the Top Instructor Award for 3 years running; in 2004, 2005 and 2006.

He has also featured in Combat Magazine in an interview on his passion for teaching



Sensei Michael has studied Kokushin Kai (full contact Karate) and other various styles. Sensei Michael is now studying Shotokan Karate Do with Sensei Jon. He is not only a great teacher but a highly regarded asset to the club.



Sensei David achieved his 1st Dan at the age of 14. Sensei David has been training with the Ju Dachi Martial Arts Association for over 10 years during which time Sensei David has won many competitions and awards. At the age of 18 Sensei David became a certified instructor. Sensei David is regarded highly as an assist to the Association.


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