Chief Instructor - lindsay smith
It is most important to start learning karate correctly from a fully qualified and registered instructor.
Lindsay Smith, 7th Dan Renshi is a highly qualified and experienced instructor whose studies of Shukokai Karate began in 1972 at the Kobe Osaka Karate Club in East Kilbride under Sensei Brian Docherty.
Lindsay has accumulated a wealth of experience from both training, and grading with some of the worlds most renowned Japanese Shitoryu/Shukokai Instructors.
In August 1999 Lindsay visited Japan and participated in the 50th Shukokai World Championships.Since then he has trained in Japan on a number of occasions and is a direct student of Soke Kuniaki Nobukawa 9th dan Hanshi. It is this knowledge and experience, combined with years spent coaching that allows Lindsay to deliver an exciting, challenging and rewarding form of karate to his students.
Lindsay is a highly qualified karate coach who possesses a Scottish Karate Governing Body level 3 coaching licence and has been vetted and PVG checked by Disclosure Scotland to teach karate.
At Renshinkan Shukokai Karate-Do you can be assured of top-notch instruction.