Sensei Katie Simpson 4th Dan Karate History

 Sensei Katie Simpson 4th Dan

KSI European Ladies Kata Champion 2013 & 2015

KSI World Ladies Kata Champion 2016

Training

Started training with the Shukokai Karate Federation SKF 1996

Dan Gradings

Graded 1st Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels October 2001

Graded 2nd Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels March 2004

Graded 3rd Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels October 2008

Graded 4th Dan Black Belt by Shihan E. Daniels October 2014 

 

SKF National Squad

Trained with the SKF National Squad since September 1999 to Present

 

Championship Results

1998

London and Kent Junior Kumite 1st

1999

SKF Kimura Cup Girls Kumite 1st

2000

SKF National Championships Girls Kumite 2nd

SKF National Championships Junior Grade Kata 3rd

SKF Kimura Cup Girls Kumite 3rd

London and Kent Ladies Kumite 1st

KSI World Championships (Germany)

2001

KSI European Championship (Portugal) Girls Kumite 3rd.

SKF Kimura Cup Girls Kumite 1st

London and Kent Ladies Kumite 2nd

2002

KSI World Championships (England) Girls Kumite 2nd.

Great Britain - United Styles Association Girls team Kumite 1st.

London and Kent Ladies Kumite 1st.

London and Kent Open Kata 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup Girls Kumite 3rd

London and Kent Student's Student of the Year

2003

KSI European Championships (Germany) Girls Kumite 1st

Great Britain - British All Styles Girls Kumite 3rd

London and Kent Ladies Kumite 1st.

London and Kent Open Kata 3rd

Maidstone under 17 Youth Sports Achievement Award 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup Girls Kumite 1st

London and Kent Student's Student of the Year

2004

KSI World Championships (South Africa) Girls Kumite 1st

SKF National Championships Girls Kumite 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Senior Kumite 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup adult senior team kata 3rd

2005

KSI European Championships (Estonia) Girls Kumite 1st

KSI European Championships (Estonia) Ladies Team Kumite 1st

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 2nd

London and Kent Open Senior Kata 1st

2006

Kobe Osaka England Ladies Open Kumite 1st

Kobe Osaka England Adult Open Kata 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Open Kumite 3rd

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Black Belt Kata 3rd.

2007

KSI European Championships (Sweden) Ladies Kumite 2nd.

KSI European Championships (Sweden) Ladies Under 21 Kata 2nd.

KSI European Championships (Sweden) Ladies Team Kumite 1st

SKF National Championships Ladies Open Kumite 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kata 3rd

2008

KSI World Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Kumite 3rd

KSI World Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Team Kumite 2nd

KSI World Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Team Kata 2nd

SKF National Championships Ladies Kata 3rd

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 2nd 

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kata 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 1st

Presented with the Kimura Cup by Shihan Daniels 8th Dan

2009

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 2nd 

SKF National Championships Ladies Kata 3rd

 KSI European Championships (Germany) Ladies Kumite 2nd

KSI European Championships (Germany) Ladies Team Kumite 1st

KSI European Championships (Germany) Ladies Team Kata 1st 

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kata 3rd

2010

SKF National Championships Ladies Kata 1st 

KSI World Championships (Portugal) Ladies 65+kg Kumite 2nd

KSI World Championships (Portugal) Ladies Team Kata 2nd  

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Black Belt Kata1st

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Black Belt Kumite 1st

Presented with the Kimura Cup by Shihan Daniels 8th Dan

2011

SKF National Championships Mixed Adult Black Black Belt Kata 1st place 

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 1st place

SKF Mixed Adult Team Kata 1st place (with Sammy Riddell and Elle Osborne)

KSI European Championships 2011, Ladies Kata 2nd Place

KSI European Championships 2011 Ladies Team Kumite 2nd Place

KSI European Championships 2011, Ladies 60+kg 3rd Place

KSI European Championships 2011, Team Kata 3rd Place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Black Belt Kata 2nd place

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 3rd place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Team Kata 3rd place

2012

SKF National Championships Mixed Black Belt Kata 2nd Place

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 2nd place

SKF Mixed Adult Team Kata 2nd place (with Sammy Riddell and Elle Osborne)

KSI World Championships (USA) Ladies Individual Kata 2nd 

KSI World Championships (USA) Ladies Individual Kumite 3rd  

KSI World Championships (USA) Ladies Team Kata 3rd

2013

SKF National Championships Mixed Black Belt Kata 2nd Place 

SKF National Championships Ladies Kumite 2nd Place

KSI European Championships (Finland) Ladies Individual Kata 1st

KSI European Championships (Finland) Team Kata 1st

KSI European Championships (Finland) Team Kumite 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Black Belt Kata 1st place

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 3rd place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Team Kata 2nd place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Team Kumite 3rd Place (With team Streetline Defence)

SKF HQ Open Ladies Super League 1st Place 

2014

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kumite 3rd Place (With team Streetline Defence)

KSI World Championships (Sun City, South Africa) Ladies Individual Kata 3rd Place

KSI World Championships (Sun City, South Africa) Ladies Individual Kumite 3rd Place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Black Belt Kata 1st Place

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 2nd Place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Team Kumite 2nd Place (With team Streetline Defence) 

SKF HQ Open Ladies Super League 2nd Place 

2015

SKF National Championships Ladies Individual Kumite 1st Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kata 1st Place  

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kumite 1st Place (With team Portway) 

SKF National Championships Mixed Black Belt Kata 2nd Place 

SKF Midlands Championship Ladies Super League Kumite 1st Place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Team Kata 1st Place

SKF Kimura Cup Mixed Black Belt Kata 2nd Place

SKF Kimura Cup Ladies Kumite 2nd Place  

KSI European Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Kata 1st Place

KSI European Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Team Kata 2nd Place

KSI European Championships (Switzerland) Ladies Team Kumite 2nd Place 

2016

SKF National Championships Ladies Senior Kumite 1st Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kata 2nd Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Black Belt Kata 3rd Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kumite 3rd Place (With team Shaw) 

KSI World Championships (Germany) Ladies Kata 1st Place

KSI World Championships (Germany) Ladies Team Kata 2nd Place

KSI World Championships (Germany) Ladies Team Kumite 2nd Place

2017

SKF National Championships Ladies Senior Kumite 1st Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kata 2nd Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Black Belt Kata 3rd Place

SKF National Championships Mixed Team Kumite 3rd Place (With team Streetline)

 

Major Courses Attended

Autumn 3 day course with Shihan E Daniels 1999- Present

Spring 3 day courses with Shihan E Daniels 1999- Present

Gloucester 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2005 and 2006

Shaw winter 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2001- Present

Shaw Spring 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2001- Present

London course with Shihan E Daniels 2003/2004

Kent Karate Course Shihan E Daniels 2007, 2011 and 2012

WCIC - World Chief Instructors Course - New York 2008

WCIC - World Chief Instructors Course - Germany 2014 

WCIC - World Chief Instructors Course - Portugal 2016 

Ultimate Karate Fighters Bootcamp, Canterbury University, 31st-2nd August 2015. With Wayne Otto, Alex Biamonti, Elisa Au Fonseca, Greg Francis, Albert Forsyth and Tarek Amin.

World Chief Instructors Gashuku: Germany 2000, Portugal 2001, England 2002, Germany 2003, South Africa 2004, Estonia 2005, Sweden 2007, Switzerland 2008 & 2015, Germany 2009, Portugal 2010, England 2011, USA 2012, Finland 2013, South Africa 2014, Switzerland 2015. 

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