Meet The Team
Kiyth, a professional Healthcare Assistant in the local NHS hospital, has previously been in recreation management and as a taxi proprietor. He is a qualified first aider and lay instructor, a masseur, Reiki practitioner and life guard. His other experiences are in water, mountain and air activities, Shiatsu and Karate. In 2000 and 2008 he was awarded the BBD’s, International Black Belt of-the-year Award and in 2013 the Mayor of Newark’s Award for Sport. Kiyth gained his 4th Dan in September 2013
Andy joined the dojo on the opening night at 15. He became an electrician on leaving school and now works as a highly skilled technician for a Japanese company working in the security industry in CCTV and entry systems. He is also a Reiki practitioner and a first aider.
Matt was the first junior (Hattori) to come through the door at the age of 10. He was already a 1st kyu in Shotokan karate but gave it up to carve out a lifestyle in Ninjutsu. On leaving school he became a chemical analyst for a local malt company and now works for British Sugar doing similar work. He is a keen fisherman and a qualified first aider.
Alex is the 4th member of our team. Alex gained his Shodan Black Belt in June 2012. Alex has trained for 11 years and has previous kick boxing experience. He is a steel fabricator by trade, enjoys fitness training and is also a fisherman and is a tirst aider and Reiki practitioner,
The team have a combined experience of Ninjutsu, CQB, self defence, self protection and other martial systems of over 80 years.