JKA AUSTRALIA TECHNICAL BOARD

The aim of the JKA Australia Technical Board is to develop the traditional JKA karate which emphasises solid stances, strong ‘kime’ and dynamic techniques among JKA Australia members.

The Technical Board also aims to improve the standards of JKA Australia branch heads, accredited members, and general members on a national and regional basis.

Nishimura Takaatsu Shihan

JKAA Chief Instructor
  • 7th Dan, JKA
  • Director of JKA Asia-Pacific Region
  • JKA Shihankai Member
  • Instructor, JKA Greater Melbourne (VIC)
  • JKA Accreditations:
    • Instructor: Class A
    • Examiner: Class A
    • Judge: Class A

Phil Young

Deputy Chief Instructor

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Mildura (VIC)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Instructor: Class B
  • Examiner: Class C
  • Judge: Class B

Greg Symons

Technical Board Member

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Brisbane-Grange (QLD)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Instructor: Class C
  • Examiner: Class D
  • Judge: Class C

Paul Holmes

Technical Board Member

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Whyalla (SA)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Instructor: Class C
  • Examiner: Class D
  • Judge: Class C

Roy Bower

Technical Board Member

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Bribie Island (QLD)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Instructor: Class C
  • Examiner: Class D
  • Judge: Class D

Gerald Boyle

Technical Board Member

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Sutherland Shire (NSW)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Instructor: Class D
  • Examiner: Class D
  • Judge: Class D

Ian Cook

Technical Board Member

5th Dan, JKA

JKA Healesville (VIC)

JKA Accreditations:

  • Examiner: Class D
  • Judge: Class D