Sensei Hough  Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor, Tournament team coach  Years training: 23  Favourite kata: Pinan Shodan  Hobbies: going to the beach, karate tournaments

Sensei Hough

Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor, Tournament team coach

Years training: 23

Favourite kata: Pinan Shodan

Hobbies: going to the beach, karate tournaments

Sensei Mike Levy  Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor, Tournament team coach  Years training: 23  Interests: kids/family, competing  Favourite kata: Unsu  "I started karate in grade 7 when I wasn't very coordinated but wanted to do a sport/healthy activity.  Favourite martial arts memory: "Watching Emma win the U.S. Open in Orlando last year and winning mixed team sparring with my daughter at the Super Grands in Hilton Head, SC."

Sensei Mike Levy

Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor, Tournament team coach

Years training: 23

Interests: kids/family, competing

Favourite kata: Unsu

"I started karate in grade 7 when I wasn't very coordinated but wanted to do a sport/healthy activity.

Favourite martial arts memory: "Watching Emma win the U.S. Open in Orlando last year and winning mixed team sparring with my daughter at the Super Grands in Hilton Head, SC."

Sensei Scot Bowan  Rank: 4th degree  Been training since birth

Sensei Scot Bowan

Rank: 4th degree

Been training since birth

Sensei Gord Marchiori  Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor  Years training: 15  Hobbies/Interests: gardening, family, long distance cycling  Favourite Kata: Pinan Godan or Meikyo  "I watched my daughter from the sidelines until Renshi Marshall convinced me to try."  Favourite moment: obtaining the level of Sensei

Sensei Gord Marchiori

Rank: 4th degree, Head instructor

Years training: 15

Hobbies/Interests: gardening, family, long distance cycling

Favourite Kata: Pinan Godan or Meikyo

"I watched my daughter from the sidelines until Renshi Marshall convinced me to try."

Favourite moment: obtaining the level of Sensei

Sempai Julie "Olaf" Siverns  Rank: 3rd degree  Years training: 15  Hobbies/Interests: Wood carving  Julie also enjoys long romantic walks in the park.

Sempai Julie "Olaf" Siverns

Rank: 3rd degree

Years training: 15

Hobbies/Interests: Wood carving

Julie also enjoys long romantic walks in the park.

Sempai Donna McCahon  Rank: 3rd degree  Years training: 8  Hobbies/Interests: reading, DIY, baking  Favourite kata: Ji'in  "My husband and I watched our kids from the sidelines for nearly a year before he signed us both up on a dare."  Favourite moment: I don't have one moment. I enjoy watching our shy, less athletic and challenged students become confident young leaders.

Sempai Donna McCahon

Rank: 3rd degree

Years training: 8

Hobbies/Interests: reading, DIY, baking

Favourite kata: Ji'in

"My husband and I watched our kids from the sidelines for nearly a year before he signed us both up on a dare."

Favourite moment: I don't have one moment. I enjoy watching our shy, less athletic and challenged students become confident young leaders.

Sempai Nathan Parker  Multiple World Champion

Sempai Nathan Parker

Multiple World Champion

Sempai Shaun Nugent  Rank: 2nd degree  Years training: 20 off and on  Hobbies/Interests: Travel  Shaun is studying to be a child and youth worker.

Sempai Shaun Nugent

Rank: 2nd degree

Years training: 20 off and on

Hobbies/Interests: Travel

Shaun is studying to be a child and youth worker.

Sempai Ray Drake  Rank: 2nd degree  Years training: 7  Favourite kata: Jion  Hobbies: Photography, golf, walking, jogging & karate  How they got started at Family Karate: "I started karate after my son joined the competitive team and I saw how much fun he was having."  Favourite martial arts moment: "So many to pick from. If I had to pick just one moment, it would be when my son achieved his first black belt."

Sempai Ray Drake

Rank: 2nd degree

Years training: 7

Favourite kata: Jion

Hobbies: Photography, golf, walking, jogging & karate

How they got started at Family Karate: "I started karate after my son joined the competitive team and I saw how much fun he was having."

Favourite martial arts moment: "So many to pick from. If I had to pick just one moment, it would be when my son achieved his first black belt."

Sempai Rob Walker

Sempai Rob Walker

Sempai Jake Lindsay  Rank: 2nd degree  Years Training: 10  Hobbies: travel, competing  Multiple World Champion

Sempai Jake Lindsay

Rank: 2nd degree

Years Training: 10

Hobbies: travel, competing

Multiple World Champion

Sempai Livi McCahon  Rank: 2nd degree  Years training: 11  Hobbies/Interests: reading/drawing anime, computer games, roller coasters  Favourite kata: Bassai  "One day Sempai Emily asked me if I wanted to try class while my brother was in Little Dragons, I liked it so much I asked to sign up too!"  Favourite moment: one of our students gave me a Christmas ornament he had made for me that said "Best Teacher"

Sempai Livi McCahon

Rank: 2nd degree

Years training: 11

Hobbies/Interests: reading/drawing anime, computer games, roller coasters

Favourite kata: Bassai

"One day Sempai Emily asked me if I wanted to try class while my brother was in Little Dragons, I liked it so much I asked to sign up too!"

Favourite moment: one of our students gave me a Christmas ornament he had made for me that said "Best Teacher"

Sempais Mike and Michelle Keeri-Szanto

Sempais Mike and Michelle Keeri-Szanto

Sempai Nicole Keeri-Szanto  RANK: 2nd Degree  Years Training: 11 years  Favourite Memory: Competing in Nationals and going to Worlds in 2019

Sempai Nicole Keeri-Szanto

RANK: 2nd Degree

Years Training: 11 years

Favourite Memory: Competing in Nationals and going to Worlds in 2019

Sempai James Nickoli  Rank: 2nd degree Years training: about 7 Hobbies: computer programming

Sempai James Nickoli

Rank: 2nd degree
Years training: about 7
Hobbies: computer programming

Sempai Owen Abramowski  Rank: 1st Degree  Years Training: 5  Hobbies: welding, construction and travelling  Favourite Memory: The many moments with the competition team either at tournaments. training or volunteering together in the community

Sempai Owen Abramowski

Rank: 1st Degree

Years Training: 5

Hobbies: welding, construction and travelling

Favourite Memory: The many moments with the competition team either at tournaments. training or volunteering together in the community

Debera Moes  Wharncliffe Rd school manager

Debera Moes

Wharncliffe Rd school manager

Sempai Adam Tetreault  Rank: 1st Degree

Sempai Adam Tetreault

Rank: 1st Degree

Sempai Kent Truscott  RANK: 2nd Degree

Sempai Kent Truscott

RANK: 2nd Degree

Hi I’m Sempai Delaney. I am 15 years old and I have been training at Family Karate for 10 years. I’ve been a black belt since 2013. When I am not at karate, you might find me at the skate park scootering or practicing with the band or choir at my school. Fun fact, Sempai Michaela is my twin sister!

Hi I’m Sempai Delaney. I am 15 years old and I have been training at Family Karate for 10 years. I’ve been a black belt since 2013. When I am not at karate, you might find me at the skate park scootering or practicing with the band or choir at my school. Fun fact, Sempai Michaela is my twin sister!

Sempai Jay Smith  RANK: 1st Degree

Sempai Jay Smith

RANK: 1st Degree

Sempai Aodhán Corrigan  Rank : 1st Degree  Years Training: 5  Hobbies/Interests: Books, Traveling, Modelling, Astronomy, Aviation and Video Games  Favourite Moments: Creating new friendships and working alongside colleagues and students to better ourselves and achieve our goals.

Sempai Aodhán Corrigan

Rank : 1st Degree

Years Training: 5

Hobbies/Interests: Books, Traveling, Modelling, Astronomy, Aviation and Video Games

Favourite Moments: Creating new friendships and working alongside colleagues and students to better ourselves and achieve our goals.

Sempai Ethan Lim  Rank: 1st Degree

Sempai Ethan Lim

Rank: 1st Degree

Sempai Nic  Rank 1st Degree

Sempai Nic

Rank 1st Degree

Sempai Daniel MacMillan  Rank: 1st Degree

Sempai Daniel MacMillan

Rank: 1st Degree