Sensei Chris Simpson 4th Dan Karate History

Sensei Chris Simpson 4th Dan


Training

Started training with the Shukokai Karate Federation SKF July 2000

Dan Gradings

Awarded 1st Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels September 2004

Awarded 2nd Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels March 2007

Awarded 3rd Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels October 2010

Awarded 4th Dan Black Belt by Shihan E Daniels October 2014 

National Squad

Trained with SKF National Squad from 2003 to 2012

SKF Position

SKF Senior Referee

SKF Secretary

KSI Position

KSI International Referee 

Championship Results

2000

London and Kent Mens Team Kumite 1st

2001

London and Kent Mens Team Kumite 1st

2002

London and Kent Mens Team Kumite 1st

London and Kent Mens Kumite 3rd

2003

SKF Kimura Cup Mens Over 35s Kumite 1st

London and Kent Student's student of the year

2004

Represented England at KSI World Championships South Africa

SKF National Championships Mens Over 35s Kumite 3rd

SKF National Championships Adult Brown Belt Kata 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Mens Over 35s Kumite 3rd

2005

Represented England at KSI European Championships Estonia

SKF National Championships Mens Team Kumite 3rd

SKF National Championships Mens Over 35s 2nd

SKF Kimura Cup Mens Over 35s 2nd

London and Kent Mens Senior Grade Kumite 2nd

2006

SKF Kimura Cup Over 35s Kumite 3rd

2007

Represented England at KSI European Championships Sweden.

SKF Kimura Cup Mens Over 35s Kumite 3rd

SKF Kimura Cup Mens Over 35s Kata 3rd.

2008

Represented England at KSI World Championships Switzerland.

SKF Kimura Cup Mens over 35s Kumite 3rd

2009

SKF National Championships Mens over 35's Kumite 2nd

SKF National Championships Mens over 35's Kata 3rd

SKF Kimura Cup over 35's Kata 1st

SKF Kimura Cup Men's over 35's Kumite 1st

2010

SKF Kimura Cup Men's over 35's Kumite 2nd 

2011

SKF National Championships Over 35's Kata 1st

SKF National Championships Men's Over 35 years Kumite 2nd

SKF National Championships - Presented with the most outstanding competitor of the day shield by Shihan Daniels 8th Dan

KSI European Championships 2011, England, Veterans Light Weight Kumite 2nd Place

SKF Kimura Cup Veterans Kata 1st place

SKF Kimura Cup Veterans Kumite 3rd Place  

2012

SKF National Championships Over 35's Kata 2nd place

Represented England at KSI World Championships USA. 

 

Major Courses Attended

Autumn 3 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2001 to present

Spring 3 day courses with Shihan E Daniels 2001 to present

Gloucester 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2005/6/7

Shaw winter 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2001/2/3/4/5/6.

Shaw Spring 2 day course with Shihan E Daniels 2001/2/3/4/5/6.

London course with Shihan E Daniels 2003/4

Kent Course with Shihan E Daniels 2007, 2011 and 2012

World Chief Instructors Course 2008 New York

World Chief Instructors Course 2012 2014 and 2017 Germany

World Chief Instructors Gashuku - Germany (x3), Portugal, England (x2), Estonia, Sweden, South Africa, Switzerland, USA, Finland and South Africa.


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