Karate One Pro Staff

KARATE ONE'S PROFESSIONAL STAFF

All Karate One staff have extensive training not only in martial arts but also HOW to teach martial arts. All staff members are required to do a number of different teaching courses a year to make sure we offer the best learning experience for all students.

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Kristy Kirkwood

Owner / Head Instructor

Kristy Kirkwood has been training for 22 years with 14years teaching experience.

Here’s a list of Kristy’s accomplishments:

  • State, National and World titles (ISKA Circuit) .
  • Currently a 4th Dan black belt in Karate.
  • 3rd Dan black belt in Kobudo Weapons.
  • Level 2 Hyper Instructor.

All Instructors still compete in ISKA tournaments, pushing themselves to show our level of professionalism and skills needed.

Alex Kirkwood

Owner / Program Manager

Alex Kirkwood has been training for 19years with 10years teaching experience.

Here’s a list of Alex’s accomplishments:

  • State, National and World titles. (ISKA Circuit).
  • Currently a 3rd Dan in Karate.
  • Level 3 Hyper instructor.
  • Hyper Australia Athlete.
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All Karate One staff have MAIA accreditation, Working with Children Check, Insurance and Senior First Aid.