Jun Shihan Tony Cope (6th dan)
Kyoshi Tony began competing in regional, national and international tournaments during the late 80’s and 90’s both in Kata, full-contact Kumite and points Kumite.
His successes include:-
Kyoshi Tony finished competing in kumite in 2002 with a 29 win - 3 loss record.
Kyoshi has a Trade Certificate in the building industry and holds a Diploma in Clinical Neuromuscular Therapy Massage. While he has worked with regional rugby teams and other sports, he now concentrates his energy towards triathletes with several World Champion clients.
Kyoshi Tony has a good knowledge of human movement and would like to help Karate students gain confidence in bag drills, kumite, and kata leaning toward tournament achievement.
Kyoshi Tony’s instructs the Blue belt / Yellow belt class on Tuesday 6.00pm – 7.00pm. He also runs a kumite training class runs on Thursday 5.00pm – 6.00pm
He has 2 wonderful children, son Falco and daughter Aleigha, and considers Seido karate a truly family value based system.