Jon has trained with HDKD since the very beginning and during that time Jon has shown an incredible level of commitment to the club and it seemed only natural that he progress to become a club instructor. His karate skills have developed quickly due to his hard work and enthusiasm. Jon trains as often as his busy work schedule allows and is committed to assisting the development of all students at the club.
Sensei Jon successfully achieved his Shodan Black Belt in June 2014, completing the written exam paper component of this assessment with a highly impressive score of 105 out of 110.
Jon is a very popular instructor with the students and he was voted Instructor of the Year 2012 by a majority student vote. He was awarded his Instructor of the Year trophy at the Annual Awards Presentation in December 2012.
Shodan Black Belt