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 Koryu Uchinadi Kenpo-jutsu

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Jeff Capstick Shidoin - Jeff is the Kancho (Head of the dojo) and Chief Instructor at the Midlands Koryukan.  He has been training in martial arts since 1987, when he began training under Sensei Paul Graham of the Shukokai Karate Union.  Since then, Jeff has gone on to cross-train in many different fighting systems, including Hung Gar Kung Fu, Muay Thai, Boxing, Kickboxing, Jujutsu and Shotokan, before dedicating himself to Koryu Uchinadi, as a student of Hanshi Patrick McCarthy 9th Dan.  Jeff has been accredited with his Shidoin teaching licence in Koryu Uchinadi from Hanshi McCarthy, one of only a small handful of people in the UK to have done so. Jeff is a registered instructor with the British Combat Association and a member in good standing with the International Ryukyu Karate-jutsu Research Society. Jeff also has a BSc (hons) degree in Sports Science, including anatomy and physiology, biomechanics and sports coaching methods, which Jeff utilises fully when teaching KU.  Jeff is available to teach both personal lessons and seminars.

IMG_2643 Hanshi Mark and Jeff training 2017-09-23 19.55.23 Jeff portrait FB_IMG_1447565309318