Senpai Israel Dawber (2nd Dan)

Senpai Israel started Seido Karate in 1994 training under Hanshi Renzie. He graded to Shodan in 2012,  and Nidan in 2016.

He went on to represent Seido Christchurch in national kumite and kata competitions, winning titles in full-contact kumite.


Senpai Israel instructs the kumite skills class Thursday night 5:00pm-6:00pm

The class is aimed around sparring and competition skills and techniques. It is open to green belt and above. The class focuses on a mix of skills including bag work, partner work, fitness and of course kumite.